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    Carrot Cake with Buttercream Frosting recipe?

    I'm trying to find a great recipe for carrot cake with buttercream frosting for someone's birthday, (specifically requested). I can't seem to find any recipes that really fit this request. Have any tried and true recipes? Also, can buttercream frosting be used on any carrot cake or does it...
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    School Cafeteria Peanut Butter Cake

    "Five recipes for peanut butter cakes were submitted in a school lunch program survey. The following cake was developed by Mrs. Harry Boyd, Scott High School, Madison, W.Va" 1/2 cup shortening 1 1/4 cups brown sugar, packed 2/3 cup peanut butter 4 eggs 2 tsp vanilla 2 cups flour 1 tbsp baking...
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    Peppermint Buttercream Bars

    BASE: 3/4 cup sugar 3/4 cup butter, softened 1 tablespoon whipping cream 1 1/2 cups flour 1/2 cup chopped walnuts 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon peppermint extract 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips TOP LAYER: 4 cups powdered sugar 1/4 cup butter, softened 3 ounces cream cheese, softened...
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    Jolly Eggnog Cake with Eggnog Buttercream Frosting

    2 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar 1 tablespoon baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg 3 eggs, beaten 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 cup eggnog 1/2 cup soft butter Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease and flour bottoms of two 9-inch layer pans. Combine all...
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    Chocolate Cupcakes

    12 cupcakes Ingredients For the cakes: *2 oz (110 g) dark chocolate (70-75 per cent cocoa solids), coarsely grated *2 oz (110 g) soft butter *3 oz (175 g) golden caster sugar *2 large eggs, separated *2.5 fl oz (150 ml) milk *2.5 oz (175 g) self-raising flour, sifted Pre-heat the oven...
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    Banana Cream Cake with Caramelized Bananas

    1 box of yellow cake mix 2 large eggs 1 3/4 oz. box of banana cream pudding 1 cup of orange juice 1/2 cup of vegetable oil 1 cup of sour cream Pour all of this in a large bowl, mix. Mix for a bit, scrape down sides. Run for a full 3 minutes. Batter will be fluffy. Grease, flour an angel tube...
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    Banana Cake With Buttercream Icing

    Cake Preheat oven 350 2 cups flour 1 1/2 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp baking powder 1 cup white sugar 1/2 cup water 1 cup mashed 'ripened' bananas (about 3) 1 pinch salt 1 cup mayonnaise In separate bowl sift together dry ingredients In large mixing bowl beat sugar, water bananas salt and...
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    Oreo Crunch Fudge Bars with White Chocolate and Buttercream Frosting

    1 box Ghirardelli Brownie mix, plus ingredients called for on box 10 - 12 Oreo cookies 6 ounces, white chocolate, chopped 1 cup Buttercream Frosting Preheat oven to 325 degrees and line a glass 9x9 inch baking dish with parchment paper. Spray with cooking spray. Place oreos in a ziploc...
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    Ruehrkuchen (Stirred Cake)

    Yield: 6 Servings Ingredients: * 250 g Butter (1 cup plus 2 Tbsp) * 250 g Sugar (1 cup plus 2 Tbsp) Lemon * 3 To 4 eggs A bit of rum Salt * 500 g Flour (4 1/2 cups less 1 -Tbsp) * 1 pk Baking powder* * 1/8 l Milk (1/2 cup plus 1/2 Tbsp) Buttercream: * 1 pk Vanilla...
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    Pumpkin Roulade With Ginger Buttercream

    For the cake: 3/4 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon ground ginger 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt 3 extra-large eggs -- at room temperature 1 cup granulated sugar 3/4 cup canned pumpkin (not pie...

    Mini Chocolate Cupcakes With Multicolored Frosting

    Diminutive chocolate cupcakes get dressed up in an array of color. Directions 1. Line mini-muffin tins with mini paper liners. Divide chocolate cupcake batter among muffin cups, filling each 2/3 full. Bake cupcakes until testers inserted into centers come out clean, about 10 minutes. Let...

    Caterpillar Cupcake

    This oh-so-cute caterpillar, made by arranging fondant-covered cupcakes in a curved line, makes a memorable arrangement for a baby's first birthday party. Here, one jumbo cupcake is used for the head, and a dozen standard cupcakes make up the body. The remaining standard cupcakes can be frosted...
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    Chocolate Brandy Cake

    8 ounce bittersweet or semisweet chocolate, cut up 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup sugar 2 eggs 1 cup cooking oil 1/3 cup brandy 3/4 cup buttermilk 1/4 cup brandy 1 recipe Chocolate Buttercream Frosting 1 recipe Chocolate Glaze 1 teaspoon water 1 recipe...
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    Walnut & Honey Tartelette (Meli-Melo)

    80 g butter 60 g sugar 1 Tbsp honey 50 g glucose - 1 pointe vanilla 100 ml cream fraiche 50 g raisins in rum 80 g walnut-hachée =Cook 1. till blonde, then add rest. Good topped with vanilla buttercream, then fondant café and a nice walnut
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    Ilona Torte

    5.3 oz choco 1 c sugar 2 oz water - 3 oz butter 9 yolks - 8 oz walnut 2 oz bread crumbs - fresh - 9 whites salt =Mix 1., cook moderate heat ~5mns, stirring til smooth. Let cool 15 mns. Blanch butter, yolks 1x1. Slowly add 1. then 3. just enough to mix. Whip & fold in 4. In b & f molds, 375F...
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    Buttercream - Standard

    3 yolks 2 eggs 10 oz sugar - just before hardball 1 lb butter - room temperature =Break up eggs, whip in hot sugar. Whip till cool, add butter in small pieces
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    Buttercream - Praline

    14 oz praline 24 oz butter - 6 whites 21 oz sugar - boulé ~2 oz amaretto =Blanche 1., Italienne meringue 2., fold together.
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    Buttercream - Mocha

    6 oz choco- small pieces 2 tsp instant espresso cafe 65 ml water - 235 g butter 3 yolks 135 g powd. sugar =stir 1. over low heat till homogenous, put into bowl. Blanche butter, add rest in order, combine 1. & 2., blend thoroughly
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    Three Way Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

    3 c Confectioners sugar Bakers chocolate ---------- 1/2 c Butter, softened -1 sq for light frosting 2 ts Vanilla -2 sq for medium frosting 1/4 c Milk, approximately -3 sq for dark frosting 1 servings In a large mixer bowl, blend sugar, butter, vanilla and desired amount of chocolate. Blend...
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    Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

    1 oz unsweetened chocolate, 3 tb milk (as needed) 4 tb butter, softened 1/2 ts vanilla extract 2 c powdered sugar, sifted 1 servings Melt unsweetened chocolate. Beat chocolate and butter together until smooth. Continue beating and add 1 c sugar followed by 1 T milk, followed by more sugar...