Jelly Doughnuts (Sufganiyot)

By Shiran

An old-fashioned recipe for soft jelly doughnuts| prettysimplesweet.com

An old-fashioned recipe for soft, deep-fried yeast doughnuts filled with jam and topped with powdered sugar. Anyone who celebrates Hanukkah knows that, aside from lighting a Menorah each night, the only thing there really is to do is eat doughnuts. I’m perfectly fine with that, though. These delicious traditional doughnuts are the highlight of my [...]

Chocolate Pudding Cake

By Shiran

Fudgy, old-fashioned chocolate pudding cake | prettysimplesweet.com

This fudgy, old-fashioned chocolate pudding cake is separated into two delicious layers as it bakes: a chocolate cake and a gooey pudding-like sauce. The last couple of weeks have been both crazy and relaxing. After avoiding some errands until the last minute, I decided to take some time off to finally take care of them, [...]

Strawberry Cream Cake

By Shiran

A simple strawberry cream cake made of layers of vanilla sponge cake, soft whipped cream, and fresh strawberries | prettysimplesweet.com

A simple yet perfect strawberry cream cake made of layers of vanilla sponge cake, soft whipped cream, and fresh strawberries. I can’t believe it’s already been a YEAR since I started this blog! Ok, maybe not a year exactly. I know I missed the actual date, but I guess that’s because it’s so hard to [...]

Apple Cake

By Shiran

This simple apple cake makes the perfect snack for fall | prettysimplesweet.com

Simple, homey, comforting apple cake makes the perfect dessert or snack for fall. As soon as fall begins, my family gets all sorts of cravings, and when they get cravings, no one dares to stand in their way. In the past few weeks, they’ve had almost constant requests for one specific dessert: caramel apple pie. [...]

Pavlova

By Shiran

Perfect Pavlova | prettysimplesweet.com

Crisp on the outside and soft on the inside, this pavlova is a simple show-stopper meringue-based cake. Every bite will melt in your mouth! After last year’s disappointment of only realizing fresh strawberries were available when they were going out of season, I learned my lesson. So this year, not only did I prepare a [...]

Vanilla Sauce

By Shiran

Easy 3-ingredient vanilla sauce | prettysimplesweet.com

This is the easiest vanilla sauce recipe ever! It contains only 3 ingredients and goes perfectly on just about anything sweet! Erez and I usually agree on most things. Not when it comes to choosing between vanilla and chocolate. I usually prefer chocolate (obviously), while he goes the more traditional route. The only time I [...]

Lemon Curd

By Shiran

Homemade Lemon Curd | prettysimplesweet.com

This smooth and luscious lemon curd can be used as a filling, topping, or spread. The recipe is versatile, so you can customize it to suit your own taste. Lemon curd is one of Erez’s favorites, so you can believe me when I say that I’ve made it countless times. Although it may take a [...]

Chocolate Vanilla Marble Cake

By Shiran

Chocolate Vanilla Marble Cake

Tender and moist, this is an impressive yet easy cake that makes a perfect snack to serve with tea or coffee. I finally took some time this weekend to cross a task off my avoid-as-much-as-possible to-do list and organize my closet. I couldn’t avoid that one any longer since I was ambushed by a pile [...]

Chocolate Frosting

By Shiran

Perfect Chocolate Frosting. | prettysimplesweet.com

This creamy, smooth, shiny chocolate frosting is my absolute favorite on layer cakes and cupcakes! This perfect chocolate buttercream icing uses butter and powdered sugar as the base. With both cocoa and melted chocolate to deepen the chocolate flavor, this classic frosting is a chocolate lover’s best friend – especially when paired with a deliciously moist cake [...]

Chocolate Layer Cake

By Shiran

Layered with a creamy fudge frosting, this easy-to-make chocolate layer cake is moist with a deep chocolate flavor. | prettysimplesweet.com

Layered with a creamy fudge frosting, this easy-to-make cake is moist with a deep chocolate flavor. My favorite choice for a classic celebration cake! Today is my brother’s birthday. Happy birthday, Dor! Although he’s already a man, he’ll always be my baby brother. Dor lives a billion miles away from me, so I haven’t seen [...]

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