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  1. Week 51: Chocolate Butterscotch Bowl Cake

    December 30, 2012 by Nina Spezzaferro

    finished bowl cake

    A few months ago I “baked” a Coffee Cake in a Mug. It’s a very practical recipe to have on hand. It’s easy, whips up in minutes, and really hits the spot when you need something sweet.

    I wanted to make something else in the same vein. It’s snowed three times this past week in the New York area. It’s gonna be a loooong winter. And a quick, easy cake recipe can come in handy when you’re stuck indoors due to bad weather. This bowl cake serves 1 generously or 2 with a more modest appetite. And you likely have the ingredients in the cupboard. (more…)

  2. Week 37: Strawberry Shortcake

    November 18, 2012 by Nina Spezzaferro

    My goodness, is this a gorgeous cake! I’m proud of this one. I’m not a huge fan of strawberry shortcake, but as I’ve mentioned in weeks past, when a friend with a birthday makes a special request, I’m forced to bake outside of my chocolatey, nutty, caramelized box. And I have to acknowledge that not EVERYONE loves a good sugar coma. (more…)

  3. Week 35: No Bake, Low Calorie, Low Fat Black Cherry Cheesecake

    November 17, 2012 by Nina Spezzaferro

    I know what you’re thinking – “Oh! It’s marbled. How pretty!” Yes, it’s pretty, but it was not supposed to be marbled. The marbling means I didn’t mix the batter well enough. So if you make this, don’t go for a marbled look. (more…)

  4. Week 26: Berry Trifle Cake

    August 11, 2012 by Nina Spezzaferro

    It was Fourth of July and I was having my annual gathering of friends over for an indoor barbecue and to watch the Macy’s fireworks on the Hudson. (more…)