• Lemon Almond Cornmeal Cake

    Lemon Almond Cornmeal Cake

    3/4 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup slivered almonds 1/2 cup Old Mill Plain Yellow Unbolted Cornmeal 3/4 cup Old Mill White Unbleached Plain Flour 1 tablespoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 large eggs 3/4 cup buttermilk 2 tablespoons finely […]

     
  • Aunt Cora’s Christmas Poundcake

    Aunt Cora’s Christmas Poundcake

    My 101-year old Aunt Cora has called this cake her Christmas, Birthday, Wedding, and even Funeral Pound Cake.  There was always an occasion for it; when I visited, I counted on baking with her and that 1960’s stand mixer. Her […]

     
  • Fresh Apple Cake

    Fresh Apple Cake

    This dense cake is packed with layers of sweet-tart apples.  Serve with gently whipped, lightly sweetened cream.  Makes 8 to 12 servings 2 large eggs 1 cup sugar 1/2 stick (1/4 cup) melted unsalted butter, slightly cooled 1 teaspoon vanilla […]

     
  • Chocolate Raspberry Cake Hearts

    Chocolate Raspberry Cake Hearts

    Pull out your heart-shaped cookie cutter to cut out ayers of light cake and layer them with chocolate raspberry mousse — then cover with melted chocolate glaze.  For a Valentine presentation, place cakes on dessert plates dusted with confectioners’ sugar, […]