Category: Dessert – Yum!

Apple Cake

This is the prettiest apple cake I’ve ever seen. We’ve got to try this method of curling the apples into roses – who’s in?!

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For the apples
6 Granny Smith apples
½ lemon juice
¼c brown sugar
¼c white sugar
2TBS butter
 
For the cake
¾c oil
1 cup sugar
2 whole eggs, 1 egg yolk
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
1 ½ cup flour
1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
½ tsp salt
¼ cup strong black tea (3-4 black tea bags)
 
To finish
1/8 c honey
Pinch of salt
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Zucchini Brownies

If you’re garden is producing – then you probably have an over abundance of zucchini. Use the extras to make brownies!

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  • BROWNIES:
  • ½ cup vegetable oil
  • 1½ cups sugar
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 2 cups zucchini, shredded
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • ½ cup cocoa powder
  • 1½ teaspoons baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1-4 Tablespoons water
  • FROSTING:
  • 2 cups powdered sugar
  • 3 Tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 1 Tablespoon vanilla extract
  • ¼ cup butter, melted
  • ¼ cup milk
  • pinch of salt

Click HERE for the instructions