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CHRISTOPHER KIMBALL'S MILK STREET TELEVISION: Cheryl Day Bakes Cakes

Show-stopping Chocolate-on-Chocolate Three-Layer Cake
Courtesy of Connie Miller / American Public Television
Show-stopping Chocolate-on-Chocolate Three-Layer Cake

Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021 at 1:30 p.m. on KPBS TV / On Demand

On this episode this episode, Christopher Kimball visits Cheryl Day at Back in the Day Bakery in Savannah, Georgia, to learn treasured recipes from her repertoire of southern baking.

First, it’s Sweet Potato Cupcakes with Cream Cheese-Caramel Frosting, where the buttery, bittersweet caramel brings out the earthiness and warm spices in the cupcakes.

Sweet Potato Cupcakes with Cream Cheese-Caramel Frosting
Courtesy of Connie Miller / American Public Television
Sweet Potato Cupcakes with Cream Cheese-Caramel Frosting

Then, they make a Glazed Sour Cream and Brown Sugar Bundt Cake, inspired by old-fashioned butterscotch candies. Finally, it’s a grand, show-stopping Chocolate-on-Chocolate Three-Layer Cake.

Glazed Sour Cream and Brown Sugar Bundt Cake
Courtesy of Connie Miller / American Public Television
Glazed Sour Cream and Brown Sugar Bundt Cake

About Season 5:

Season 5 of CHRISTOPHER KIMBALL'S MILK STREET TELEVISION searches the world over for techniques and ingredients that can transform the way America cooks and eats. Each episode gives viewers the chance to meet cooks from around the world and see how their sources of inspiration result in a new style of home cooking. Host Chris Kimball and his team of cooks find techniques to help viewers produce bigger, bolder, simpler dishes with less time and effort.

Watch full episodes on the series website and on PBS.org and YouTube

Cheryl Day Bakes Cakes! (Season 5, Episode 8)

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Presented by WGBH and distributed by American Public Television.