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Cakes - Coffeecakes

Twisted Banana Bread

This is a staple that is respun. If you want your banana loaf plain and simple, omit that riveting ripple of coffee nut streusel...

Twisted Honey Cake

Chocolate swirls its way through this moist marbled honey cake.

Underground Baker’s Secret Carrot Cake Recipe

A great, moist classic carrot cake that, along with Lawsuit Muffins, launched my baking career. The lemon-scented cream cheese icing covers a tall, California...

Upside Down Apricot Cake

Nothing beats gorgeous, ripe apricots in a brown sugar glaze on top of a fresh butter cake. This is so good, I might try...

Upside Down Peach Cake

Nothing beats fresh-in-season peaches for this spin on pineapple upside down cake. It features brown-sugar infused peaches as the foundation of a dewy, buttery...

Valentine’s Day Truffle Raspberry Cake

A silky, dark chocolate wonder – somewhere between a cake and a torte, this deep, moist cake features fresh raspberries, raspberry eau de vie...

Vanilla Buttermilk Bundt Cake with Caramel Glaze

This is a very pretty and delicious cake. It’s moist, buttery and resplendent with pure vanilla and crowned in caramel. It’s a great slicer...

Vanilla Coffeecake

Pure vanilla paste makes all the difference...

Vanilla Swirl Buttermilk Pound Cake

Vanilla bean paste is available from specialty stores or via mail order (i.e. Williams-Sonoma). It makes this cake sublime.

Venetian Fruit Cake

James Beard was very fond of this cornmeal and dried fruit cake which is a sophisticated and beautiful holiday cake. I’ve updated the dried...