• Red Velvet, torte, cake

Red Velvet

Red Velvet Torte Red Velvet cookies   Red Velvet Medallions

  • Picture of Almond Macaroons with chocolate drizzle.

Almond Macaroons

While their origins are uncertain, some culinary historians believe that macaroons can be traced to an Italian monastery. The word “macaroon” comes from the Italian word, maccarone, meaning paste. It is a small sweet cake [...]

  • Linzertorte, Linzertorte cookies, Linzer Torte

Linzer Tortes

Heart shaped Linzertorte   Bite size Linzertorte Originating in Linz, Austria, this dessert is often made as a Christmas treat. It is a crumbly pastry is filled with jam and topped [...]

  • Picture of Madeleines, a cookie sized cake.


[frame align="left"][/frame] Originating in France, Madeleines are very small sponge cakes made with genoise cake batter. Their distinctive shape is acquired from being baked in pans with shell-shaped depressions.