Tag: Cardamom Cake with Whole Pears

Surviving Ol’ Man Winter: Keep Calm and Winter On

Are you surviving Ol’ Man Winter and are you sick of snow? We’ve been warmer than last winter with no severe weather so far but I’d like to see a few snowflakes this winter, the kind that are here today and gone tomorrow. In February please Mother Nature, not March, thank you :) Here are a…

Novel Baking: Cardamom Cake with Whole Pears

I’m joining The Novel Bakers with Home Made Winter. I swooned when saw the pear cake on the cover of this cookbook and had to try it. I made this cake twice, the first time was a hot mess.  The recipe is written with European butter in mind and reads: 1 1/2 cups plus 2 tablespoons…