A Summer Raspberry Cake Recipe

A Summer Raspberry Cake Recipe

Because everyone needs a summer raspberry cake recipe.

Peanut Butter Banana Clafoutis

Peanut Butter Banana Clafoutis

This peanut butter banana clafoutis is the delicious result of having too many bananas while planning for this week’s reddit 52 week baking challenge. It’s a very Americanized version of a classic French dessert that’s both easy and elegant.

Blackberry Lemon Bread

Blackberry Lemon Bread

This blackberry lemon bread is for all of you berry lovers, whether you pick your berries in a wild patch along the side of the road or as a mixed flat at the weekly Sunday market.

A Maple Donut Cake Recipe for Donut Lovers

A Maple Donut Cake Recipe for Donut Lovers

This maple donut cake recipe is a result of mr. uglyducklingbakery’s Father’s Day request for donuts instead of bagels for the reddit 52 week baking challenge: week 25 – bagels and doughnuts. Speaking of which, do you know why seagulls fly over the sea? Because 

An apple cake battle: Swedish versus sourdough apple cake

An apple cake battle: Swedish versus sourdough apple cake

There was a reason I baked two very different apple cakes this weekend. The Swedish apple cake was for this week’s reddit 52 week baking challenge: week 22 – Scandinavian. The sourdough apple cake was for me. As it turns out, these cakes are a 

A fudgy and moist chocolate orange cake recipe

A fudgy and moist chocolate orange cake recipe

This chocolate orange cake is my contribution to this week’s reddit 52 week baking challenge: week 21 – birthday party! Because we are celebrating that this is the 100th uglyducklingbakery blog post since I started blogging in January! It’s been a fun journey so far. 

How to Make an Earl Grey Lavender Cake

How to Make an Earl Grey Lavender Cake

If you’ve been reading my blog recently, you know I’ve had a recent thing for lavender, both for the color and for its floral aroma. So when I needed to create a recipe for my cake collection to balance out all of the chocolate, I 

Peanut butter chocolate drip cake with peanut butter cream cheese frosting

Peanut butter chocolate drip cake with peanut butter cream cheese frosting

This peanut butter chocolate drip cake with peanut butter cream cheese frosting is the cake I will make for myself for my birthday every year. It is made from three fudgy chocolate cake layers, a peanut butter-y buttercream, and a chocolate and peanut butter ganache 

How to Make a Purple Velvet Cake

How to Make a Purple Velvet Cake

This purple velvet cake with white chocolate cream cheese frosting (in purple) is adapted from an Epicurious red velvet cake. I clearly remember the first time I made the red version. I brought it to a friend’s house for a potluck, and someone asked me 

Fudgy Triple Layer Chocolate Cake with Ganache Icing

Fudgy Triple Layer Chocolate Cake with Ganache Icing

The title says it all. It’s a fudgy triple layer chocolate cake with ganache icing. It’s a must-bake cake if you’re a chocolate lover. And, bonus, mr. uglyducklingbakery and I think this cake might actually taste better after it’s been carefully frozen and defrosted.