Apple Ricotta Cake (Gluten-Free Cake)

An apple sitting on top of a wooden cutting board, with Cake

Apple Ricotta Cake is a delicious way to celebrate apple season. Although lemon is the traditional flavour for a ricotta cake, the apples worked beautifully. This cake is moist and tender, and not too sweet, with loads of apple flavour. What is Ricotta Cake? A ricotta cake is an Italian dessert, usually made with semolinaRead more

Apple Walnut Spice Cake

Apple Walnut Spice Cake

Apple Walnut Spice Cake is a sweet and delicious way to celebrate apple season. At this time of year, I love to make use of fresh, local apples, like in this Apple Chicken Stew, or Roasted Beet & Apple Salad, but baking with apples is my favourite. Last season, I made Apple Cheddar Muffins with Rosemary, which was amazing.Read more

Lavender Yogurt Cake Recipe

Lavender Yogurt Cake

Lavender is blooming everywhere on our property and most of the neighbouring ones, too. And it is, of course, the inspiration for this lavender yogurt cake. I love the gorgeous scent of real lavender. Every time I walk past one of the beautiful purple shrubs, I can’t resist pinching off a bloom and rubbing it betweenRead more