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Pumpkin Chiffon Cake – Pumpkin Harvest Series #5

Pumpkin Chiffon Cake is a wonderful alternative to pumpkin pie.  As Thanksgiving draws closer, thoughts of pumpkin pie pop into my mind all the time – probably because is one of my favorite desserts anytime of the year. But . . .  it is nice to branch out occasionally and enjoy the lovely pumpkin flavor […]

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Old-Fashioned Banana Cake with Whipped Icing

Old-fashioned Banana Cake (my mom’s recipe) has always been one of my favorite cakes. It is light, tender and tasty. It is now one of my granddaughter’s favorites, high praise indeed. INGREDIENTS 1 cup real butter, softened (Do not use margarine) 1½ cups sugar 4 large fresh eggs ½ cup mashed ripe bananas 1 cup […]

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Chocolate Hazelnut Cake with Chocolate Ganache

This tender Chocolate Hazelnut Cake can be served chilled with whipped chocolate ganache (frosting) or warm covered with dark chocolate ganache (glaze) and topped with rich vanilla ice cream. Either way, it is a dessert that is bound to become a family favorite. It is a wonderful choice to celebrate a special occasion. INGREDIENTS The […]

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Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cake Recipe

This Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cake recipe is one of those rare desserts that will please almost everyone, especially the children. I promise, if you like chocolate, you will love this cake. Ingredients CAKE 8 ounces chocolate chips (small package) ½ teaspoon liquor, such as bourbon, or Scotch* 1 ½ cups flour (plus 2 tablespoons) 1 […]

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