Fudge Cake from What Can I Bring?

Fudge Cake from What Can I Bring?

In the impressive and delightful What Can I Bring? Elizabeth Heiskell covers a lot of territory. On display her is true Southern food, comfort food to be sure, authentic to the last detail, and powerful in every bite. This is her recreation of one of her mother’s...
TBT Recipe: Apple Cake from Francois Payard

TBT Recipe: Apple Cake from Francois Payard

                    It’s leaning into peak apple season. Here’s an idea, a very French idea, from Suzi. We published this in 2011 and return to it each fall. Brian and I miss France. Over the years, we’ve accumulate weeks in Paris and enjoyed traveling...
Remembering Flo Braker: Devil’s Food Cake

Remembering Flo Braker: Devil’s Food Cake

We learned on Friday that Flo Braker has died. Do you know the name? She was not as famous as Julia Child, but, she was surely as important, one of the seminal bakers in America in the last century. She wrote only three cookbooks, but hundreds of newspaper columns....
TBT Recipe: Old-Fashioned Berry Icebox Cake

TBT Recipe: Old-Fashioned Berry Icebox Cake

Two years I posted this exceptional dessert idea. It’s fabulous rich and cool and perfect for our summer weekends. There are exceptions to every rule. I have a rule: never mix fruit and chocolate. Black Forest Cake? Please I hate it. I like fruit, I am addicted...