Strawberry Shortcake

Old-Fashioned Strawberry Shortcake Recipe

Nothing could be a more typical, totally American, dessert than Strawberry Shortcake.  Plus what could taste better during your local strawberry season?  There’s nothing that says “Hello Summer” quite like … Continued

Orange Poppy Seed Cake

Orange Poppy Seed Cake Recipe

Orange Poppy Seed Cake is an old-fashion cake that is ideal for a quiet afternoon with a cup of coffee or tea.  This is a simple, but elegant cake to … Continued

Oregon Chocolate Hazelnut Torte Recipe

Oregon Chocolate Hazelnut Torte is highly recommended for any event where you want to have a show-stopping dessert.  I was in the mood to give this Oregon Chocolate Hazelnut Torte … Continued

Panforte Di Siena

Panforte Di Siena – Italian Siena Cake Recipe

Panforte Di Siena is an Italian confection that is a cross between fruitcake, candy, and honey cakes called Lebkuchen (lasting cakes).  This cake is a wonderful confection and so easy … Continued

Pavlova Cake

Pavlova Cake History

  Pavlova (pav-LOH-vuh) – The elegant Pavlova Cake (or pie) consists of a base made of a meringue crust topped with whipped cream and fresh fruits such as kiwis, strawberries, … Continued

Peach Upside Down Cake

Peach Upside Down Cake Recipe

Peach Upside-Down Cake is the perfect dessert to showcase the delicious sweet fresh peaches of summer. You will love this new twist on the classic Pineapple Upside-Down Cake that features … Continued

Pear Clafouti

Pear Clafouti Recipe

  Pear Clafouti (kla-foo-TEE), also known a Clafoutis, is a traditional fruit dessert from the Limousin region of France and is often served as a breakfast dish.   The name clafoutis … Continued

Baking Corner

Peggy Weavers Baking Corner Index

Introduction to Peggy Weaver: “I was born in California and lived in Hawaii until 1975. After that, I have lived in California, Idaho, Nevada, Colorado, and back to Idaho because … Continued

Flourless Chocolate Cake

Perfect Flourless Chocolate Cake Recipe

Low Fat Recipe – Low Calorie Recipe – Gluten Free This low carbohydrate and low calorie Flourless Chocolate cake will satisfy your chocolate carving while on your diet. Now you … Continued

Perfect Plain Cheesecake

Perfectly Plain Cheesecake Recipe

Are you a lover of cheesecakes and on a quest to learn how to make a perfect cheesecake?  Here is a fantastic step-by-step photo tutorial on how to make perfect … Continued

Petit Fours Recipe

Petit Fours Recipe

This Simple Petit Fours recipe are small cakes that are so easy to make, elegant, and very delicious!   Perfect for your afternoon tea party or a quick dessert fix. … Continued

Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Pineapple Upside Down Cake Recipe and History

The Pineapple Upside Down Cake, which was so popular in the 1950s and 1960s, is again gaining in popularity.  No wonder – it is still delicious and wonderful!  Use your … Continued

Plum Pudding

Plum Pudding Recipe

Plum pudding is a steamed or boiled pudding frequently served at holiday times.  Plum pudding has never contained plums.  The name Christmas pudding is first recorded in 1858 in a … Continued

pound cake history

Pound Cake History

Pound Cake History – The name (Pound Cake) comes from the fact that the original pound cakes contained one pound each of butter, sugar, eggs, and flour.  No leaveners were … Continued

Pumpkin Swirl Gingersnap Cheesecake

Pumpkin Swirl Gingersnap Cheesecake Recipe

Pumpkin Swirl Gingersnap Cheesecake Recipe – Pumpkin Gingersnap Cheesecake Pumpkin Swirl Gingersnap Cheesecake is the best pumpkin cheesecake recipe ever.  It is also an easy pumpkin cheesecake to make.    … Continued