Archive of ‘Dessert’ category

White Chocolate Cake (or Mud Cake)

By Shiran

White Chocolate Mud Cake

Moist, dense, and flavorful, this cake is perfect as a snack or as a base for celebration cakes. I have no idea why mud cakes are called that, do you? All I know is that it has chocolate in it, and lots of it, which is pretty much all I need to know. Yesterday I […]

Crumb Muffins (Coffee Cake Muffins)

By Shiran

Crumb Coffee Cake Muffins

I don’t usually get jealous of other people, but when I’m sitting at a coffee shop and my only company is decadent hot chocolate and a huge muffin, while the girl sitting next to me is dressed all sportive and eating a salad, I kind of wish I was a bit more like that and […]

Peanut Butter Pretzel Brownies

By Shiran

Unbelievable Pretzel Peanut Butter Brownies

Salty pretzels, creamy peanut butter, and a fudgy chocolate center make these decadent brownies a sweet and salty heaven. Sweet and salty desserts are very popular anywhere these days and if you try these brownies you’ll understand exactly why. These are now my favorite brownies, and yes, I do realize I say it every single […]

Red Velvet Cupcakes

By Shiran

The Most Amazing Red Velvet Cupcakes

Ok, you asked for it, a lot, so here it is—my favorite recipe for red velvet cupcakes, and just in time for Valentine’s Day. I’ve tried quite a few recipes over the years that were ok, but not perfect, and you know how much I need everything to be perfect. But then a few weeks […]

Chocolate Buns

By Shiran

Amazing Chocolate Buns

Soft and airy buns with just the right amount of chocolatey flavor. The way I see it, the world of sweets is divided into two main groups: the chocolate ones, and the non-chocolate ones. While I do see the appeal of both groups, I’ll always prefer the chocolate version of anything, and if there is […]

Sugar Doughnuts

By Shiran

Sugar Doughnuts

The ultimate recipe for old-fashioned fried doughnuts coated with sugar and cinnamon. When I think about my childhood, I remember things vaguely, but memories of food tend to be a bit more vivid. Sugar doughnuts were popular back when I was kid, and were a special treat my parents got me every time I was […]

Chocolate Rugelach Cookies

By Shiran

Chocolate Rugelach

Simple classic rugelach cookies made with only a handful of ingredients. The perfect snack for your guests, or yourself. The widely available rugelach in Israel these days is commonly made with a yeast or croissant-like dough, but a classic recipe contains no yeast and its dough is simple and cookie-like. It’s wonderfully flakey and crumbly […]

Banoffee Cupcakes

By Shiran

Banoffee Cupcakes

Full of caramel and banana flavor, these banoffee cupcakes are moist, creamy, and the best I’ve ever tried! There are many different versions of banoffee cupcakes out there, and I’ve tried pretty much all of them. It’s hard to go wrong with flavors like banana and toffee, so while the ones I tried were good, […]

Blueberry Crumb Cake

By Shiran

Blueberry Crumb Cake

Moist and fluffy blueberry cake topped with a crunchy crumb topping. Crumb cakes have become more and more popular at our family occasions, mostly because I really like crumb cakes and because I usually make the cakes. I don’t hear any complaints though. I used this coffee cake recipe for a long time until I […]

Chocolate Hazelnut Layer Cake

By Shiran

Chocolate Hazelnut Layer Cake

Made of a rich chocolate cake, creamy hazelnut frosting, and chocolate ganache, this fudgy chocolate hazelnut layer cake is the ultimate treat for any celebration. My blog is turning three this month! Three whole years!!! I’m not sure how it happened, or more specifically when it happened, but let me tell you, time flies by […]

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