Strawberry Topped Chocolate Torte

Strawberry Topped Chocolate Torte | Accidental Artisan

After my Mom passed one of the hardest things to go through was her recipe books. Filled with handwritten recipes for all kinds of dishes both savoury and sweet, I diligently went through them one at a time, deciding which ones to keep. I stumbled across quite a few recipes in her collection, like thisRead more

Apricot Quark Cheesecake with Spelt Flour

Apricot Quark Spelt Cake | Accidental Artisan

It’s amazing to me the phenomenal change a simple little adjustment can make to a recipe… take this apricot quark cheesecake for instance. The first time I made it, for some strange reason, I decided to put the apricots on the bottom between the crust and the filling. I thought it would look neat to seeRead more

Traditional Black Forest Cake (Schwarzwälder Kirschtorte)

Black Forest Spelt Cake Close Up | Accidental Artisan

Don’t let those maraschino cherries on top fool you, this is nothing like a black forest cake you find at the grocery store and nothing like most of the recipes you will find online! Unlike the chocolate cake and maraschino cherry laden versions at the store, the recipe for this one originates from the back ofRead more

Vanilla and Chocolate Spelt Marble Cake

Vanilla and Chocolate Spelt Marble Cake | Accidental Artisan

Sometimes you just want cake… you NEED cake. It’s not anyone’s birthday, anniversary, special day, event or even Cake Day (every November 26th if you wanted to know 😉 ) but you make cake anyways. This was that cake for me. A little vanilla, a little chocolate, dense but also moist and quite pretty whenRead more