Sallys Baking Addiction

Addictive Recipes from a Self-Taught Baker

Latest Recipe Testing

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Celebrating with Guinness brownies? šŸ™‚ Today let’s takeĀ another behind-the-scenes look at my latest kitchen adventures.Ā As it turns out, I haven’t been in the kitchen much since my last recipe testing post. Computer work and photo...

Easter Egg Sugar Cookies

My latest decorated sugar cookie adventure: Easter eggs! I’m thrilled with how these pastel beauties turned out. I wasn’t going to share them on my blog since it’s not really a new recipe, but they’re just too cute to...

Pistachio Cake

My heart expanded last September and with my beautiful miracle came a deep realization. I’m now a role model for my daughter. Whoa. That’s big. Instead of constantly putting pressure on myself with unrealistic expectations, I’m closing the door...

Guinness Brownies

I asked you about St. Patrick’s Day desserts last month. I received a few requests for green desserts that aren’t necessarily mint chocolate. That one’s coming on Monday. (Any guesses??) But the outpouring of “anything with Guinness” convinced me...

Classic Lemon Meringue Pie

I write this as snow falls outside and winds whip around my house at 50 mph. I love how you’re the season of cozy, but winter… I am so over you. Despite the current weather conditions, the calendar says...

How to Blind Bake Pie Crust

I’m sharing a new recipe for lemon meringue pie this week (pictured below!). But before we get there, let me teach you how to blind bake pie crust. Blind baking is an integral step in many pie recipes and...

Vanilla Naked Cake

Welcome to the March Baking Challenge! We’re baking, designing, and styling NAKED CAKES. Naked cakes, with zero to minimal frosting on the outside, expose the cake layers and filling. This rustic and chic cake presentation has been all the...

March Baking Challenge

As we conclude the winter season in the next few weeks, I have FRESH flavors, flowers, and springtime colors on my mind. The change of seasons has been my inspiration in the kitchen lately and our March Baking Challenge...

Blueberry Muffin Cookies

As soon as I made successful batch #1 of lemon ricotta cookies, I knew I was in trouble. A giant new world of cakelike cookies was right in front of me and I couldn’t soften butter quickly enough to...

Latest Recipe Testing

I love sharing these behind the scenes posts with you! So far this year: recipe testing #1 recipe testing #2 recipe testing #3 And that brings us to today. I’m transitioning my way out of winter baking into bright...