Bake or Break Recipes

Entries Tagged as 'cakes'

Mississippi Mud Pie

December 26th, 2011 · Comments Off

Recipe adapted from Baked Explorations Read more at Bake or Break. Crust 16 ounces Oreos (about 35-40 cookies) 5 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted Preheat oven to 300°. Lightly spray a 9-inch springform pan with nonstick cooking spray. Line pan with parchment. Spray parchment and sides of pan. Place cookies in food processor and grind to […]

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Banana Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

December 13th, 2011 · Comments Off

Recipe adapted from All You. Cake 2 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 4 tablespoons unsalted butter, at room temperature 2 tablespoons canola oil 3/4 cup granulated sugar 2 large eggs, at room temperature 1 large egg white, at room temperature 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 4 large ripe bananas 1/4 cup […]

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Apple Spice Cake

December 10th, 2011 · Comments Off

Recipe adapted from Martha Stewart. Cake 3 cups all-purpose flour 1 tablespoon ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 1 & 1/3 cups vegetable or canola oil 2 cups granulated sugar 3 large eggs 3-4 Granny Smith apples, cored and cut into 1/2-inch pieces (about 3 cups) 1 cup chopped assorted nuts (pecans, […]

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Pecan Upside-Down Cake

November 28th, 2011 · Comments Off

Recipe from Taste of the South. Read and see more at Bake or Break. Cake 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened 1 cup granulated sugar 3 large eggs 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 & 1/2 cups cake flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup + 2 tablespoons buttermilk 1 cup chopped pecans 1/4 […]

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Strawberry Cake with Strawberry Cream Cheese Frosting

April 28th, 2011 · Comments Off

Read and see more at Bake or Break. Cake 1 18.25-ounce box white cake mix 1 3-ounce box strawberry-flavored instant gelatin 15 ounces frozen strawberries in sugar, thawed and pureed 4 large eggs 1/2 cup canola oil 1/4 cup water Preheat oven to 350°. Lightly grease/spray 2 (or 3) 9-inch round cake pans. Combine cake […]

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Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cake

January 18th, 2011 · Comments Off

Read and see more at Bake or Break. Recipe from Baked Explorations: Classic American Desserts Reinvented Cake 8 ounces chocolate chips 1/2 teaspoon liquor, such as bourbon or Scotch* 1 & 1/2 cups + 2 Tablespoons all-purpose flour 1 cup rolled oats 1/2 cup unsalted butter, cut into small cubes, at room temperature 2 eggs, […]

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Double Nut Drenched Chocolate Cake

November 30th, 2010 · Comments Off

Read and see more at Bake or Break. Recipe from Oxmoor House. Cake 3/4 cup unsalted butter, softened 2 cups firmly packed light brown sugar 2 large eggs 3/4 cup water 1/4 cup white vinegar 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup finely chopped hazelnuts, toasted 1 tablespoon vanilla […]

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Hummingbird Cupcakes

June 30th, 2010 · Comments Off

Read and see more at Bake or Break. Recipe adapted from Southern Living. Cake 3 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 2 cups granulated sugar 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 3 large eggs, beaten 1 cup vegetable or canola oil 1 & 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 8-ounce can crushed pineapple 1 […]

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Hazelnut Cake

April 26th, 2010 · Comments Off

Read and see more at Bake or Break! Recipe from Perfect Cakes. 1 & 1/2 cup ground unblanched hazelnuts, divided into 1/2 cup and 1 cup 1 cup unsalted butter, softened 3/4 cup granulated sugar, divided 3 large eggs, separated 2 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 3 ounces bittersweet chocolate, coarsely grated 1 […]

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Butter Pecan Cake

January 29th, 2010 · Comments Off

Read and see more at Bake or Break. Recipe from Christmas With Southern Living 2005. Butter Pecan Frosting 2 tablespoons butter 1 & 1/4 cups coarsely chopped pecans 11 ounces cream cheese, softened 1/2 cup butter, softened 16 ounces powdered sugar 2 teaspoons vanilla extract Melt 2 tablespoons butter in a large skillet. Add pecans […]

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