A classic white cake layered with cranberry filling makes for a holiday showstopper.
How to Frost a Cake with Meg Ray
A hot cake plus cold frosting means cake death: soggy and ugly. Meg Ray, founder and owner of San Francisco’s Miette patisserie and confiserie, explains what you’re doing wrong when you’re frosting a cake. Plus, more importantly, what you should be doing right: using good tools, keeping the components at the right temperature, giving it a crumb layer, and more. Here's CHOW's basic yellow cake recipe to try out your new frosting skills on.
How to Make Apple Spice Bundt Cake with Cider Glaze
Don’t be afraid to go 100% whole grain when it comes to bundt cake; we use all spelt flour here—no refined all-purpose flour—with amazing results. The nutty-tasting flour amplifies the flavors of the butter, warm spices, and vanilla.