Dark Chocolate Bourbon Bundt Cake

I first made this cake the day after my grandfather died. So this post is in honor of Grandpa Danny (1927 – 2009) Ingredients Recipe courtesy of Orangette 2 sticks (8 oz.) unsalted butter, softened, plus more for the pan 2 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for the pan 5 oz. unsweetened chocolate ¼ cup…

Superbowl Snack Preview

The big game! Yay! Now I’ll admit: it’s Friday and I don’t know who’s playing this Sunday (I think the Steelers? And who else?). However, I like watching football. I may not know players’ names or what call means what, but I am completely in awe of the athletic ability on display. I may not…

Carrot Bundt Cake with Vanilla Glaze

This was almost a disaster. Today I had a craving for baking and carrot cake. James is not a huge fan of carrot cake (“Why would you want vegetables in your dessert?!”) – so I’ve refrained from baking one of my favorite desserts. But since I had a craving and we’re heading home to Raleigh…