Easter Egg Cake

Easter Egg Cake Recipe

Easter Egg Cake Recipe     Learn how to make and decorate this adorable Easter Egg Cake to share with your family this year.  Just follow Peggy’s easy-to-follow instructions and … Continued

Election Day Cake

Election Day Cake History and Recipe

Election Day Cake is actually a classic English fruitcake or plum cake.  The original Election Day Cake included molasses, spice, raisins, and currants were used in this cake.  Later brandy was … Continued

English Trifle

English Trifle Recipe

What is an English Trifle?  It is a cake well soaked with sherry and served with a boiled custard poured over it.  It is delicious and elegant looking layered in … Continued

Fathers Day Cake Recipe

Father’s Day Tie Cake   Father’s are very special people and we should show them everyday how much we care and do something special on Father’s Day. So – what … Continued

Panforte

Fig and Walnut Panforte Recipe

Panforte Di Siena – Italian Siena Cake – Italian Christmas Cake An Italian confection, this Fig and Walnut Panforte, is a cross between fruit cake, candy, and honey cakes called … Continued

Flourless Chocolate Cake

Flourless Chocolate Cake Recipe

  Flourless Chocolate Cake is perfect for people that must follow a gluten-free diet and also people who need to the limit gluten in their diet, plus will definitely satisfy any … Continued

Fondant Icing Questions and Recipes

  Fondant Marshmallow Icing  – Questions and Recipes By Peggy Weaver   QUESTION: I love your web pages.  I wonder if you could leave in the refrigerator a rolled fondant … Continued

July 4th Top Hat Cake Recipe

Fourth of July Top Hat Cake Recipe

Fourth of July Top Hat Cake Recipe   Fourth of July Top Hat Cake Recipe.  For years now, when I think of the 4th of July, I have had a mental … Continued

Freezing Wedding Cake

  Questions and Answers – How To Freeze Wedding Cake   Question: I will be getting married next month, and I am wondering how to freeze the top tier of … Continued

French Chocolate Cake

French Chocolate Cake with Peppermint Cream Recipe

This French Chocolate Cake recipe was handed down to me by my mother, Reva Paul.  I have added the peppermint whip cream as the perfect complement.  I have three reasons … Continued

Fresh Blackberry Custard Torte Recipe

Blackberry Custard Torte is a light and wonderful way to serve fresh blackberries for either breakfast or as a dessert.  I like to use the wild blackberries that grow in … Continued

Fruitcake History

Fruitcake History

Fruitcakes are holiday and wedding cakes which have a very heavy fruit content.  They require special handling and baking to obtain successful results.  The name “fruitcake” can be traced back … Continued

German Chocolate Cake History

  German Chocolate Cake is an American creation that contains the key ingredients of sweet baking chocolate, coconut, and pecans. This cake was not brought to the American Midwest by … Continued

German Marble Cake

German Marble Cake History and Recipe

German Marble Cake brings back fond childhood memories for my daughters, as their Grandma Gertie always made Marble Cake for them.  Whenever Grandma Gertie knew that company was coming over, … Continued

Christmas Pudding

Gingerbread Christmas Pudding with Orange Hard Sauce Recipe

English Christmas Pudding is really a dense, moist spiced cake originally known as Plum Pudding.  This gingerbread version of Christmas Pudding is flavored with orange marmalade and topped with a … Continued