Fluffy Blueberry Buttermilk Pancakes

Baker Bettie Breakfast, Pancakes & Waffles 5 Comments

These fluffy blueberry buttermilk pancakes really live up to the “cake” party of their name. They are incredibly tender and light and filled with fresh blueberries. Whatever you call them: pancakes, hotcakes, flapjacks or griddle cakes, these will quickly become a favorite breakfast!  This article was originally published in the May 2015 Issue of VRAI Magazine.  Becoming an adult forces you into realizing a lot of things about the world. While a lot of these realizations are little things, some of them are big and almost too much to process sometimes. A few big things my adult years have taught me …

Angel Food Cake with Blueberry Ginger Sauce

Baker Bettie Cakes, Chiffon Cakes, Frostings and Sauces, Sweets 6 Comments

Learn how to make angel food cake with this simple step-by-step tutorial & recipe with blueberry ginger sauce. You can even make it without cream of tartar! Angel food cake is simply put together by making a simple sweetened foam (aka meringue) and then folding flour into it.  Angel food cake is by far one of my favorite cakes if it is made well. A well made angel food cake is the most light and tender cake around, and bonus, it is naturally really low in fat! If you aren’t familiar with the makeup of angel food cake, it by definition …

Basic Scone Recipe, Bakery Style Blueberry Scones

Baker Bettie Breads, Scones 19 Comments

Whenever I think of scones I immediately think of the coffee shop in the union at The University of Kansas and their blueberry scones. I don’t think I will ever have a scone that compares. The most perfectly crafted blueberry scone. Slightly crisp on the outside, puffy cloudy and tender on the inside, with just the right amount of of sweetness and a crunchy turbinado sugar coating. Absolutely addictive. And I’m always trying to recreate those scones, because let’s face it, there are a lot of really bad scones out there. And the main problem is with the technique, not necessarily the …