First Rebel Girl POP-UP Bakery was a success!

Sunday morning I woke up and had a crazy idea …. Why don’t I have a Rebel Girl POP-UP Bakery today? So I did. I did a shout out on social media that the Rebel Girl Pop-Up Bakery would be open from 2-4 just outside my house on Sunday with BOGO on all of the…

Denver HAHO Market

Rebel Girl Bakery made its debut at the Denver HAHO (Handmade Homemade) Market. on Sat., March 10. Denver HAHO is the second Saturday of each month from Noon – 5 at FORGE, 920 Yuma Street. I wasn’t sure what to expect but it was a great event. I met some great artists and introduced a wide variety…

Love Me Some Mini Loaves

I can’t get over how cute these little mini loaves are.  And these new takes on the classics of banana and zucchini are definitely keepers.  You can also make both of the recipes in a 9×5 inch loaf pan. Zucchini and Orange Marmalade Tea Cake Yields: 1 large loaf (9″x5″) or 12 mini loaves (4″x2…

Persian Love Cakes

I love Persian Love Cake and want to offer it at the Rebel Girl Bakery launch in March at Denver HaHo Market. So I worked on testing the recipe in small sizes to sell at the market. And they are too cute! A yummy combination of sugar and spice with cardamom, almond, pistachio and rose….

Rebel Girl Ribbon Cookies

Ribbon Cookies are a family tradition and my Dad’s favorite Christmas cookie. I have been testing recipes for Rebel Girl Bakery. We are launching at the Denver HaHo Market in March. One of the offerings will be Rebel Girl’s take on the Ribbon Cookie. Here are three of my yummy favor combinations that will be…

Persimmon, Walnut, Golden Raisin Bread

My love of persimmons and having a few very ripe persimmons in the frig inspired this bread. PERSIMMON, WALNUT, GOLDEN RAISIN BREAD 9-inch loaf INGREDIENTS 1 3/4 cups sifted flour 3/4 tsp salt 1 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp ground nutmeg 1 cup sugar 1/2 cup melted unsalted butter and cooled to room temperature 2…

Matt’s Birthday Brownies

Multiple brownies and bars will definitely be on the menu at Rebel Girl Bakery. So I’m on the hunt for the best of the best. To get me started, I made these for my husband’s birthday, thus the name. And until I find a better one this is the top of the recipe pile. MATT’S…

Frosted Butter Cookies

As I’m working on my business plan and strategy for Rebel Girl Bakery that I’m planning on opening in 2018, I’ve been testing lots of recipes while I plan the menu and offerings. Being Rebel Girl Bakery, I want to test and play with classic recipes … embracing tradition as well as changing them up…

Grapefruit + Earl Grey Bread

I love to combine unusual and unexpected flavors. And I have wanted to start baking with tea. This Grapefruit + Earl Grey Loaf includes swirls of a light and tangy grapefruit batter with a delicately floral Earl Grey tea batter for a gorgeously fragrant, not-too-sweet loaf. GRAPEFRUIT & EARL GREY BREAD 5×9 inch loaf INGREDIENTS…

Persian Love Cake

As I was browsing through “The Saffron Tales: Recipes from the Persian Kitchen,” by Yasmin Khan and came across the Persian  Love Cake, I knew that was going to be the first recipe that I had to make. It was as delicious as it was beautiful. PERSIAN LOVE CAKE INGREDIENTS 7 oz unsalted butter 2/3…