Tag Archives: orange zest

Chocolate Orange Pudding Cake

BY HELEN S. FLETCHER, ON
COPYRIGHT, HELEN S. FLETCHER, 2020. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
ALL PHOTOS BY PASTRIES LIKE A PRO UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED.

Chocolate Orange Pudding CakeChocolate Orange Pudding Cake is perfect for a summer chocolate fix.  No matter what time of the year I love chocolate.  This cake goes together in minutes after the ingredients are assembled. It uses a bowl and a whisk as well as a few measuring tools.

This, like every pudding cake, is made in two layers.  The cakey part of this Chocolate Orange Pudding Cake is on the bottom.  The second layer consists of dry ingredients sprinkled over the cake portion.  Very hot or boiling water, mixed with a few more ingredients is poured over the dry ingredients and when baked, forms the sauce. It’s almost like magic. Continue reading

Citrus Pound Cake

BY HELEN S. FLETCHER, ON
COPYRIGHT, HELEN S. FLETCHER, 2020. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
ALL PHOTOS BY PASTRIES LIKE A PRO UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED.

Citrus Pound CakeThis Citrus Pound Cake is a simple sour cream cake enhanced with lots of orange and lemon zests.  It is straightforward, quick to make and yields a large, moist cake that is soaked two ways to ensure that the entire cake receives this benefit. It is soaked from the top and bottom.

The cake is made in the original 10” bundt pan.  There is a good reason for this.  It is the only one I have! Continue reading