Pure Vanilla + Cheesecake

Pure Vanilla Book

Check out our NEW favorite book!  Pure Vanilla celebrates its unique taste with a stunning array of recipes, from cakes and cookies to custards and creams.  Indulge in Glazed Vanilla Bean Doughnuts, Vanilla Cloud Cake, and Vanilla Bean Meringue Kisses and Sea Salt Caramels.  With a complete history of vanilla from orchid to extract, Pure Vanilla provides the origins and tasting notes of all of today’s varieties – plus 80 recipes and dozens of photographs.  Doesn’t it make you hungry?!?

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Piñata Cake

piñata cake This is our new favorite cake idea!  The Piñata Cake is so versatile and easy, you can use it for a number of different occasions.  The best part about this cake is the hidden surprise inside!  With the hollow center you can fill it with M & M’s, other various candy, fresh berries or even ice cream!  You can find this trend setting Piñata Cake Pan at Fancy Flours!

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Cooking With Flowers

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Bring simple, fresh flower recipes to your kitchen table!  Edible flowers are abundant and easy to cook with, but are often overlooked as being intimidating or too fancy.  Exquisite candied edible flowers are an ancient delicacy. They make an elegant garnish for your cakes, chocolates and pastries. And are the perfect addition to your Spring treats!

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How To Rubber Stamp Cookies

Paris Stamped Cookies

Stamping your iced cookies with food color is an easy and effective way to decorate!  No professional skills are needed!  Using rubber stamps to decorate cookies, is a great way to easily add fine detail that would normally take hours free-handed with royal icing or food-color pens.

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Cherry Valentine’s Day Recipes

cherry chocolate chip cookies

We think these quick and easy cherry cookies that are loaded with chocolate chips would make a great treat for your sweetheart!  While you may not be fond of using boxed mixes, you will love the convenience and cake batter taste of these cookies.

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