Cracker Jack Cake

Last spring I wanted to create a new cake for a young friend.  I asked him for suggestions for flavor combinations, and he thought that peanut butter and caramel would be a good combo with yellow cake.  It was a great idea. This cake was the result. It’s a yellow cake with peanut butter frosting,…

Caramel Sauce – Liquid Gold

I’ve made this delicious, golden sauce for many years.  We just call this classic caramel sauce Liquid Gold. I first saw this recipe many years ago in Cooks Illustrated.  I’ve made it so many times that it’s become a basic for me.  But I recognize that caramelizing sugar can be a challenging task for the…