Kate Bakes Cakes: I firmly believe the only way pie can become more delicious is by adding alcohol, so I did just that when I made this low cal, boozy grasshopper pie. In ten minutes, you can whip up a dessert deserving of this week's Saint Patrick's Day festivities...with the added bonus of leftover creme de menthe for adult Shamrock Shakes (I'm an idea machine!). Get the easy recipe in this week's blog!
Kate Bakes Cakes: The Shamrock Shake Takes Solid Form. There are very few ways to improve upon McDonald's Shamrock Shake recipe, but naturally I had to try my hand at making them in cake form. Thus the Boozy Shamrock Shake cupcake with Baileys white chocolate whipped frosting came to be. You can now enjoy the exact same Shamrock Shake taste with zero worries about brain freezes!
Kate Bakes Cakes: Life is Peachy. While it looks deceptively fattening, this skinny peach cobbler is as low cal and delicious as it is easy to make: very. If you have five minutes of free time and three ingredients, this cobbler can be yours! This one is great for days when you're feeling extra Texan and in need of a peach cobbler that won't make you gain five pounds in one serving...it's a miracle, y'all. Get the recipe in the blog!
Kate Bakes Cakes: A Cake United...Looking for a dessert that is as easy to make as it is delicious and patriotic for your 4th of July BBQs today and tomorrow? I've got you covered with this red, white, and blue tie-dye berry American flag cake. Let freedom ring via your taste buds!
Kate Bakes Cakes. When your husband is excited about turning 30, it's a real opportunity to literally go big or go home with one of his birthday cakes. So that's exactly what I did. I even upped the ante by making his favorite (strawberry cake) into a boozy creation. This adult piñata of a cake is full of Pinnacle whipped vodka, and it is delicious, light, fluffy, and exactly what I imagine a cloud would taste like. Get the number cake decorating tips here, too!
Kate Bakes Cakes: Shockingly Simple Sweets. On my laziest of days (you know, the ones that end in "y"), I like to throw together a dessert in under 30 minutes. I also appreciate a dessert that stays fresh forever so I don't have to hurt myself by getting out mixing bowls to do it all over again. If you'd rather spend time on the couch than in the kitchen, these lazy cake mix cookies will speak to your soul. Get the super easy and simple recipe in the blog!
Kate Bakes Cakes: I'm Told People Like Coffee? I have the taste palette of a 10 year old and coffee makes me shiver. However, most normal adults love the stuff, and I was commissioned to make cupcakes for a coffee lover's birthday and came up with these chocolate coffee cupcakes with coffee buttercream icing. Super easy to make, and I'm told by my husband that the extra cupcakes I made for him are delicious! Get the recipe in this week's blog.
Kate Bakes Cakes: Minions are a Girl's Best Friend. As if any of you had any doubts, I did, in fact, make myself a cake for my birthday yesterday...and it was as delicious as it was adorable. Read all about my minion birthday cake in this week's blog!
Kate Bakes Cakes: Boozy Cheesecake? Don't Mind If I Do. Move over pumpkin pie, I just revolutionized Thanksgiving dessert. Meet the pumpkin cheesecake with rum whipped cream topping. Yes, I found a way to make booze-infused whipped cream, and it is delightful. You're welcome. Get the recipes for both in this week's blog!