From My Bookshelf: Boozy Books

This edition of From My Bookshelf features my two most recently purchased books. One of my local independent bookstores was offering a selection of "Boozy Books for Election Day," and these ones in particular caught my eye.   Cabernet Sauvignon Chris Losh Ryland Peters, & Small Inc., 2004 Distilling and the history of my favorite … Continue reading From My Bookshelf: Boozy Books

Reviewing The Cake Bible: Classic Buttercream

In seeking out a "classic" buttercream with which to frost my chocolate cake (my post on the Perfect All-American Chocolate Butter Cake will be coming later), I figured there was no better place than The Cake Bible - I might as well test two recipes at once! Unfortunately, this is not a buttercream recipe I … Continue reading Reviewing The Cake Bible: Classic Buttercream

Reviewing The Cake Bible: White Velvet Butter Cake

Baking – like reading and blogging – is an activity I enjoy immensely, and one of my goals for the year is to bake my way through The Cake Bible by Rose Levy Beranbaum, an infamous (U.S.) dessert recipe book and baking guide. I thought it would be fun to incorporate my love for baking into my … Continue reading Reviewing The Cake Bible: White Velvet Butter Cake

Reviewing The Cake Bible: Perfect All-American Chocolate Torte

Baking – like reading and blogging – is an activity I enjoy immensely, and one of my goals for the year is to bake my way through The Cake Bible by Rose Levy Beranbaum, an infamous (U.S.) dessert recipe book and baking guide. I thought it would be fun to incorporate my love for baking into my … Continue reading Reviewing The Cake Bible: Perfect All-American Chocolate Torte

Reviewing The Cake Bible: Mascarpone Frosting and Filling

Baking – like reading and blogging – is an activity I enjoy immensely, and one of my goals for the year is to bake my way through The Cake Bible by Rose Levy Beranbaum, an infamous (U.S.) dessert recipe book and baking guide. I thought it would be fun to incorporate my love for baking into my … Continue reading Reviewing The Cake Bible: Mascarpone Frosting and Filling