King Arthur’s Carrot Cake

The recipe featured in KAF’s Bake the Bag challenge for Week 6 is their Carrot Cake. First thing I need to say up front is that I do not like carrot cakes aside from the frosting. I will generally eat the cream cheese frosting off and leave the cake if it is served to me…

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Tara’s Rum Bundt Cake

So Rum cake… there are so many different variations and types. My friend Enid makes THE best rum pound cake on the planet and I have yet to get her recipe or duplicate it. Until that happens I will keep baking it up until I figure it out.

This version is a bit different but a very VERY good cake.

Why the rum cake? We had a bake sale at work to support the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer this week…

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Spicy Pumpkin Cupcakes

I love fall flavors!

I taught a class with my baking group this past weekend on Fall cupcakes. One of the cupcake flavors was a spicy pumpkin cupcake. Although I do not like pumpkin pie I really enjoy these cupcakes. They are super moist and sort of reminds me of a spice cake, which is another one of my favorites.
Usually, I make this cupcake with a maple frosting but this time I went with a cream cheese icing with a hint of cinnamon. For something a lil extra, I added candied pecans.

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