Black Forest Brownies

You may have noticed by now: I love chocolate, I love German food, and I love creating new dishes from easy-to-make components. Here I’ve come up with a delicious brownie dessert with pillowy whipped cream and my favorite black cherry sauce. Es war einmal… Inspired by Germany’s classic Black Forest Cake, this is easy brownie…

Caramel Apple Layer Cake

I adore apple season. I almost exclusively eat apples in the fall when they’re at their very best. I combined my favorite apple cake recipe with my favorite caramel frosting and drizzle (you might recognize it from my Bananas Foster Cake) for the most magical fall cake. It tastes even more magical than it looks!…

Mini Pumpkin Cheesecakes

Hey, pumpkin! This is the best damn mini cheesecake I’ve ever eaten. When I tested this recipe with my mom and my friend Irene, we all three took a bite and said, “OMG!” The crust is a buttery graham cracker crust with a pinch of cinnamon, the cheesecake itself is so luscious, and the cinnamon…

How to Make Chocolate Mice

I made these little cuties for my Cinderella dinner party dessert. Aren’t they darling? I found this silicone mouse mold on Etsy and it worked perfectly. For this size, you need about 1 oz of chocolate per mouse and a spoonful of caramel sauce. These are very simple to make and take just ten minutes…

Chocolate Banana Sheet Cake

What a delightful, easy cake this is! I was craving cake at the lake house yesterday and had perfectly ripe bananas so I decided to try out my favorite banana sheet cake with my favorite chocolate frosting and it was positively magical. The cake is a one-bowl recipe, perfect for lazy day baking. It’s really…

Coconut Macadamia Nut Bar Cookies

I just love bar cookies. They’re so easy! I came up with this new version to serve at my game night tonight. You guys get to see them before my friends even get to eat them! (But don’t worry, I had one for quality control and my parents conveniently swung by the minute they heard…

Blueberry Coffee Cake

I turned my mom’s Fresh Peach Coffee Cake into a Blueberry Coffee Cake. With a ribbon of blueberry in the center, pecans, cinnamon sugar, and a glaze, this coffee cake is so pretty, it looks like something you’d buy from a bakery. My favorite thing about this coffee cake is how incredibly tender it is….

Triple Berry Cake

What a show-stopping dessert this is! With blackberries, strawberries, and blueberries baked into the batter and frosting that’s light as air, this cake is sure to please a crowd. Make this in the summertime when you can get really, really juicy berries. It will make all the difference! Use the leftover fruit from the cake…

Fresh Peach Coffee Cake

My mom, aka Mama Rose Table, made this delicious peach coffee cake for breakfast out at the lake house this weekend. A ton of you asked for the recipe on social media and your wish is my command! This coffee cake is so tall and fluffy and moist and just bursting with peach flavor. There’s…