Mom’s Raw Apple Cake

by Anne Papina on August 12, 2012

Take two, they’re small. What if I told you that you could be enjoying a warm piece of apple cake in less than an hour, right from your own oven? Would you believe me? More importantly, would you try it? I swear this cake is THAT easy. Heck, I’m willing to bet you have all […]


White Chocolate & Kabocha Pumpkin Cheesecake

by Anne Papina on October 10, 2006

Courtesy of Chef Michelle Suh The Art Institute of California – Los Angeles (ARA) – One of the most famous images of Thanksgiving is the iconic Norman Rockwell painting depicting a big family of several generations gathered around a huge table in hungry anticipation of a big turkey dinner and all the fixings. But for […]


Chocolate Baumkuchen

by Anne Papina on February 8, 2002

This dessert is both beautiful and delicious. The finished product resembles the dobos torte but with paper-thin layers. Be sure to read through the entire recipe before jumping in!