Tag Archives: baking

Amarula Chocolate Stout Cake

I celebrated my birthday earlier this week, and cake ranks high among the many things that I love about birthdays. In Germany, you are expected to bring a cake to work on your birthday. I absolutely love baking cakes, so … Continue reading

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Whole Grain Banana Pumpkin Coconut Bread

This is a really fun quick bread. The recipe combines banana and pumpkin with coconut and a little bit of crunch, resulting in a bread that is full of flavor, healthy fats, and fiber. You can’t go wrong with this … Continue reading

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Porter Chocolate Party Cake with Coconut Cream and Cacao Nibs

If you need some dessert inspiration to get you through your Monday, here it is. I made this cake for a party over the weekend, and I’m really sad that it is already gone. Cakes baked with beer are simultaneously … Continue reading

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Oatmeal Stout Apple Cake

Do you have a go-to dessert recipe? This apple cake from Biggirlssmallkitchen.com is one of mine. I first made it a few years ago for a dinner with friends, and I fell in love with the moist, not-too sweet cake … Continue reading

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Whole Grain Beet Bread

Do you like beets? Roasted, they are one of my favorite salad ingredients, they are a delicious addition to fresh juice, and I love unexpected beet-flavored desserts (like this one in Budapest). I had big plans to make some sort … Continue reading

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Raspberry Lambic Cupcakes with Cocoa Buttermilk Buttercream

These cupcakes are GOOD. As you have probably noticed, I love baking with beer. I wanted to create something for Valentine’s Day using beer, and decided to go with something pink…a raspberry lambic. Lambics are sour beers fermented with fruit. … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Cookies: A Delicious Standby

Happy Friday! I don’t know about all of you, but I am really looking forward to the weekend. We have had a streak of amazing weather in Utah, and I really look forward to my not-freezing-cold long runs. I am … Continue reading

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