Simple Pleasures Made Simply Delicious: Buttermilk White Cake

Day 129 Think summertime. Think simple and elegant. Think of peaches and raspberries and blueberries because those fruits pair beautifully with this cake. Ice creams made from these fruits pair beautifully with it too. My favorite combination is this cake, served with a scoop of (preferably home-churned) peach ice cream for the ultimate summer dessert. For whatever reason, buttermilk works […]

Simple Pleasures Made Simply Delicious: Cheesecake!

Day 125 Cheesecake is such a favorite, but most of us don’t make it very often. I don’t know why, honestly. Maybe it’s the calorie count. Maybe it seems more daunting than other cakes. All things considered, though, it really is easier to make than traditional flour-based cakes, but it’s true that testing its doneness is a challenge, and it’s […]