Cakes / Caramel / Chocolate / Ice cream / Nuts

Caramel pecan chocolate ice-cream…and cake!

As soon as I saw this recipe, I knew I had to try it out. The sweltering heat of the recent afternoons made me crave ice-cream real bad and honestly, I was NOT in the fiscal frame of mind to spend close to fifteen bucks on a miserably tiny tub of hagen daz.  (On a side note, I know I must sound incredibly tight-fisted, but … Continue reading

Cakes / Caramel / Chocolate / Frostings

Chocolate Caramel Cake

CA I’m a sucker for all things caramel. When I look through a dessert menu and see caramel ice-cream, creme brulee, toffee sweets, butterscotch…anything to do with burnt sugar, and my drool function is activated. Not even chocolate does that for me…. Maybe it’s that heavenly candy smell of sugar when it’s heating…it brings back memories of those pushcart … Continue reading