Chocolate Date-Nut cake

Written by Chacha on Mar 8th, 2014 in Cakes, Chocolate, dates, Desserts | No Comments

Servings: 8 to 10 Ingredients Cake: One 18.25-ounces package chocolate cake mix Zest of 1 orange, grated 2/3 cup freshly squeezed orange juice 1/3 cup canola oil 1/2 cup good-quality coffee liqueur (preferably Kahlua) 3 large eggs All-purpose flour, for dusting the pans Butter, for greasing the pan Special equipment: Two 9-inch-by-2-inch round cake pans Date-nut Filling: ¼ cup sugar […]

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Butter Cake

Written by Chacha on Jun 14th, 2012 in Cakes, Desserts | No Comments

Ingredients For the Cake: 3 c all purpose flour 1 tsp. baking powder 1 tsp. salt 1/2 tsp. baking soda 1 c unsalted butter 2 c sugar 4 eggs 1 c buttermilk 2 tsp. vanilla extract For the Butter Sauce: 1 c sugar 1/4 c water 1/2 c butter 1 tsp. vanilla extract Powdered sugar, for topping Directions Preheat oven […]

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