Tag: cinnamon

Cakes & Cupcakes, Recipes

Irish Apple Crumble Cake

I love the apple and cinnamon combination in an Apple Crumble, especially the crumble topping.   This year, for my St. Patrick’s Day dinner of Corned Beef and Cabbage, I wanted to make Apple Crumble with a twist.  So, I decided to make an Irish Apple Crumble Cake. This delicious cake has all the wonderful flavors […]

Recipes, Scones

Morning Bun Scones

Whenever my husband and I go to Starbucks, one treat we really enjoy are the Morning Buns.  They are soft and full of cinnamon, but aren’t heavily laden with icing.  They’re simple and delicious. One day after walking to our neighborhood Starbucks to enjoy a Morning Bun, I thought, why don’t I use my Scone […]

Macarons, Recipes

Mardi Gras King Cake Macarons

King Cakes are a sweet tradition during Mardi Gras, which officially begins on Epiphany Sunday, aka Twelfth Night, and ends on Fat Tuesday.  It is thought that the King Cake came to New Orleans from France in the late 1800’s.  The cake typically has a plastic baby hidden inside, representing Jesus.  Some King Cakes typically […]