A cream-filled cream puff with coffee glaze on a small round plate.

Coffee Liqueur Cream Puffs

These pretty little cream puffs are filled with a rich coffee liqueur cream that is sandwiched between light and airy choux pastry shells topped with a sweet coffee glaze. This post was originally published on Feb. 6, 2016. Jump to: What is a cream...
Closeup of a caramel swirl cheesecake cupcake with dried lavender next to it.

Caramel Cheesecake Cupcakes

These caramel cheesecake cupcakes strike the perfect balance between sweet and tangy with a lavender caramel sauce swirl, a lemon cream cheese and goat cheese filling and a lavender graham cracker crust. The recipe makes eight mini cheesecake cupcakes that...
lemon cardamom cake

Lemon Cardamom Cake

This easy lemon cardamom cake is delicate, light, moist, intensely citrusy and not overly sweet. The ground cardamom adds a subtle floral flavor and a sprinkle of chopped pistachios provides just the right amount of crunch. This post was originally...
Five mini chocolate cupcakes topped with piped chocolate frosting.

Mini Chocolate Cupcakes

These mini chocolate cupcakes are topped with a fluffy but firm whipped cream chocolate mousse. The mousse frosting contrasts well with the cupcakes and together they make a wonderful bite-size dessert that’s full of intense chocolate flavor. This post was...
A two layer almond cake with caramel frosting and almonds.

Caramel Almond Cake

This delicious caramel almond cake is moist, has a wonderful texture, just a hint of almond flavor and is frosted with a pillowy buttercream that is flavored with caramel sauce. It makes a perfect birthday cake. This post was originally published on...
Closeup of a chocolate cupcake topped with piped maple mascarpone frosting.

Maple Mascarpone Frosting

This delicious maple mascarpone frosting takes only a few minutes to put together and works great on chocolate cakes and cupcakes. You make the frosting by whipping together softened mascarpone cheese, heavy cream, sugar, maple flavoring and vanilla extract. This...