Cakes & Pastries

Sorrel- Rum Cake Recipe

Let’s forget for a minute that this sorrel- rum cake is the best cake I have ever baked. This decadently boozy treat was baked to celebrate my new mixer. Now don’t get me wrong. I’ve owned and burnt out plenty of mixers over the years. Hand mixers, stand mixers, no names, and brand names I’ve …

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Banana Oatmeal Muffins Recipe

The first time I made these Banana Oatmeal muffins, I was simply looking to bake a healthy sweet treat for a diabetic. 1 bite of this sweet, moist, flavor-filled goodness and I knew I had a winner. When they tasted even better the next day I knew I needed to write a recipe. To make …

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Pineapple Upside- Down Cake Recipe

This Pineapple Upside Down Cake recipe has been my default dessert for over 20 years now. If I was invited to a house party or any such gathering, I brought a Pineapple Upside-down Cake. I first happened upon the recipe in a magazine when I was a teenager.  I was charmed by the used of …

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Jamaican Spice Bun Recipe

Jamaican spiced bun

It’s impossible to look at a Jamaican spice bun recipe and not think of my childhood. Most, if not all Jamaicans will tell you that Easter is not complete without a Jamaican Spice Bun in the house. You see, bun and cheese is the defacto Jamaican Easter dessert. For a truly authentic Easter treat you …

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Caribbean ‘Jamaican’ Black Cake Recipe

It’s a Cultural Thing If you know anything at all about English Caribbean cultural cuisine you already know that Black Cake is our official Christmas Cake.  If you didn’t know before know now that a Caribbean Christmas dinner invite will almost certainly net you a slice of this rich, delicious, intoxicatingly alcoholic cake.  Even though this rich …

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