chocolate tahini cake with brown sugar, chocolate ganache, and halva filling

chocolate tahini cake with brown sugar, chocolate ganache, and halva filling

you know how people of mixed race are always the most beautiful? namely halle berry, naya rivera, rashida jones, and zoe saldana, but the list goes on and on and on. this flavorful hybrid of a cake falls into the same category. dark, damp chocolate cake is given a middle eastern kick with tahini, an oily [...]

a birthday black(berry) forest cake for molly yeh!

a birthday black(berry) forest cake for molly yeh!

molly's love for wine is among the things i learned after meeting her at the cold mountain retreat in asheville. i contemplated attempting an immaculately frosted cake - adorned with marzipan, in molly's signature style - to celebrate her twenty-sixth birthday. instead, i decided to make a cake that i can picture the two of [...]