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Queer In The Kitchen
Ode To Ina: Chocolate Cakes + Roller Skates

Our friend, London, had two requests for his recent birthday: chocolate and fun. So, what’s more fun gay than an Ina Garten cake recipe and 10 grown men roller skating?! Not much, friend. Not much.           Much like looking like a normal human being while dribbling a basketball,…

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No More Plain Vanilla

The last time we had something over a hundred years old in our kitchen, she died. (R.I.P., Nana.) But now our spices have new friends on the rack—vanillas and flavor extracts from Nielsen-Massey. The company has been crafting superior products since 1907 and they’re easily the best we’ve ever used.…

Queer In The Kitchen
London’s Gooey Butter Cake

My friend, London, has a nasty streak of upstaging my desserts. This past Thanksgiving was no exception. To add insult to injury, his recipes are always so damn easy… and, it pains me to admit, more delicious! I mean ‘gooey’ and ‘butter’ built right into the title?       …

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Loretta Lynn’s Lemon Whippersnappers

Last year, we went with some friends to see the incredible, country music legend Loretta Lynn. Do you know what’s gayer than a group of grown-ass men drunkenly dancing and singing along to ‘Coal Miner’s Daughter’? Well, if you ask anyone who was unfortunate to sit within 20 feet of…

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Pound Cake French Toast

People always say breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and most people’s favorite part of any meal is dessert. So, we are taking very little from column A and a whole lot from column B and making an already sweet, classic breakfast staple even more decadent.  …

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Birthday Cake Bark

We are excited to say we have our first, delicious sponsor, Chocoley. We’ve partnered with this family-owned company to bring you some insanely delectable chocolate desserts with their amazing products.           A few weeks ago, while sifting through John’s eHarmony and Christian Mingle emails he insists on…

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Eat Your Booze

In our busy lives, doing two things at once is the only way we can get ahead. (And also the reason we have a bed that sleeps three comfortably.) That’s why we were immediately drawn to Cakes Under the Influence, a business devoted to combining two of our favorite things…