Archive for the ‘Summer’ Category

5 Angel Food Cupcakes and Ideas

Friday, April 12th, 2019

Angel food cake is a light and airy dessert that’s great for any spring or summer celebration. Made with egg whites, sugar and cake flour, this cake is delicate, fluffy and pairs oh-so-well with a big dollop of fresh whipped cream.

We’ve gathered up a few of our favorite angel food cake recipes, including our new Angel Food Cupcakes with Fresh Berries and Whipped Cream, perfect to serve after Easter dinner or for a spring bridal shower.

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Tomato and Rosemary Focaccia

Friday, September 21st, 2018

If there’s one shining star of the early fall harvest season, it just might be the humble tomato.

A steadfast hero of many dishes, tomatoes spend the long summer days soaking up the sun on the vine until they’re ready to harvest as summer comes to a close. And just in time to ring in autumn on the last official day of summer, we’re bringing out a simple yet fresh Italian flatbread recipe. Studded with juicy tomatoes and sprinkled with fresh rosemary, this Italian focaccia bread is the perfect addition to any pasta dinner, or with a simple salad out on the porch while you soak up those last few rays of the summer sun. (more…)

Shark Cakes and Cookies and Desserts, Oh My: 4 Treats You’ll Want to Get Your Jaws On

Friday, July 20th, 2018

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Summertime’s got us thinking about sharks!  Whether you’re hosting a shark-themed party or surprising a loved one with an affinity for these creatures, we’ve got you covered. Here are a few of our favorite shark-inspired cakes and cookies.
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11 Fresh Fruit Recipes

Thursday, June 29th, 2017

11 Fresh Fruit Recipes | Wilton Cake DecoratingOne of the many great things about summer are all the fruit varieties that are at their peak! The recipes below will help you put nature’s sweet treats to good use, be it cakes, muffins or frozen treats.

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4 County Fair Sweet Treats

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

4 County Fair Sweet Treats | Wilton Cake DecoratingA staple of summertime is all the delicious fair food that’s available throughout the season! We decided to put our own twist on some county fair classics that you can make at home. Check out these scrumptious ideas:

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8 Luau Party Desserts

Friday, May 12th, 2017

8 Luau Party Desserts | Wilton Cake Decorating

Summer is just around the corner! What better way to celebrate warmth and sunshine than with a luau party? A luau is a great theme for graduation parties and birthdays, or as a “just because” excuse to pretend you’re on an island. Check out these 8 luau desserts and add some sweet tropical flair to your party spread.

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Lighten Up with These 10 Lemon Recipes

Friday, April 7th, 2017

10 Lemon Recipes | Wilton Cake Decorating Blog
Brighten up your baking with one of these tangy lemon recipes!

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No-Bake Peanut Butter S’mores Tart

Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

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Happy National S’mores Day! Can we all agree this is one of the best food holidays of the year? I practice for National S’mores Day by sharing all sorts of s’mores recipes throughout the year, so you have plenty to choose from, but today I am sharing a brand NEW s’mores recipes just for you.


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10 Tasty No-Bake Recipes

Monday, July 25th, 2016

10 No Bake ShortWith the heat of summer setting in, there is no way you could get me to turn on the oven. Instead, I’ll be satisfying my sweet tooth with some awesome no-bake treats! You too can beat the heat and get your sugar fix with these awesome recipes.


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Flotatina: The No Bake Recipe You Need to Try This Summer

Wednesday, July 13th, 2016

You guys, I fell down a rabbit hole, and that hole was lined with delicious flavored gelatin. It started out innocently enough. I was looking for my mami’s delicious no bake recipe for a cheesecake-like JELLO called “Gelatina Flotatina.” When I was little, she would do some magic with a can of evaporated milk that resulted in a light cheesecake-mousse-y thing that wasn’t too sweet and also refreshing.

It’s delicious, easy to make, cheap, AND doesn’t require turning on the oven in this summer heat. It’s made with a combination of flavored or unflavored gelatin, evaporated milk, sweetened condensed milk and/or cream cheese. I LOVE ALL THOSE THINGS.

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