Chocolate Cake with Coffee Cardamom Glaze

In London we were teased with two weeks of spring: the crocuses, daffodils and magnolias started blooming and I was brought back to when I lived in Spain and sun was a given. And then, suddenly, London came back to its senses. This is a cake to warm you back up and enjoy inside as

Earl Grey Madeleines

These are an elegant respite to London’s cold, dark weather of late. Madeleines are buttery and spongy, miniature cakes baked in shell-shaped molds. While a traditional tea-time treat in France, they are well-suited to any warm beverage on a cold, gray day. The batter for madeleines is very similar to a genoise cake. They are

Chocolate Coffee Cake with Dark Chocolate Ganache

When I was recently asked to make a cake for my friend’s birthday, I immediately thought of this chocolate and coffee cake. Many of the times she has hosted us, we are welcomed with a fresh pot of French press coffee and dark chocolate. This rich chocolate cake with coffee buttercream and a dark ganache