Tag: bake

Best Banana Cake Recipe

The BEST Recipe for Banana Cake

This delicious Banana Cake is the BEST Recipe for Banana Cake that you will ever make! It is full of banana flavor, amazingly moist and perfectly dense. Top it with Browned Butter Buttercream for a match made in heaven!

Rugelach, Take 2

Mulled, spicy, red wine in a buttery, pastry-like cookie. Um, yeah, I’m ready for fall baking. And Fall Eating!! Most people are craving their pumpkin latte’s right about now in anticipation of cooler weather. But I am all about mulled cider and mulled wine. Just the smell alone when I’m […]

Eton Mess with strawberries

Classic Eton Mess!

Eton Mess is a delicious traditional British dessert made with berries, whipped cream, and meringues. The textures come together to make the most indulgent dessert!

Chicken and Black Bean Empanadas

Savory. My blog ‘tagline’ promises sweet AND savory bakes but my sweet tooth takes over more times than not. But these empanadas, or hand pies as some people call them, were so popular at my son Adam’s Grad Party that I decided that it should be the next recipe that I […]

Portuguese Serradura

This blog is, first and foremost, about baking. Sharing recipes for all of my favorite treats and exploring flavors and textures and creating tasty and pretty baked goods. But this blog is also about exploring cultures from around the world. That’s the ‘global’ part of Global Bakes. A lot of […]

Oatmeal Nutters

Mmmmm, nutter butters. One of my favorite childhood treats. I love anything peanut butter but those crunchy pb cookies with pb filling could entice me to eat an entire package in a sitting and only feel mildly guilty. When I bought the beautiful Bouchon Bakery Cookbook and saw a recipe […]

Apple Pie Tart

Ahhh, Fall is here. Or so they tell me! Our temps are still in the low 90’s here so it doesn’t feel much like Fall! Now, don’t get me wrong — I’m not complaining! I LOVE hot weather! I never want summer to end and I dread the approach of […]

Fun and learning with Marshmallow Fondant

Have you ever seen those amazing cakes decorated with fondant and gum paste decorations? Cakes in the shape of castles and cats. Wedding cakes stacked to the ceiling, covered in handmade flowers. Unicorns and cars and suitcases, oh my! If you can imagine it, someone out there can make it! […]

To bake or to blog??

Well, that is the question, isn’t it?  I have been so busy in the kitchen and have been trying so many recipes that I just haven’t had time to blog!  I promise to make the time to share these recipes very soon!  Until then, here is a little teaser of […]