What's Cooking This Weekend?

Weekend of May 21-22, 2011

Happy weekend, folks! What are your plans this weekend, culinarily-speaking? Are there pots clattering in your kitchen, or cupcakes baking in the oven? What's on the menu, and what's on the table? Take a peek at a few good posts from the past week that you may have missed, and tell us: What's cooking this weekend?

25 tips for perfect cakes — just about everything you need to know.

Yes, you can drink wine with birthday cake.

Layered and impressive: ice cream bombes.

• Best appetizer ever? Mini chicken and waffles!

• And a different sort of app: Real Simple's new recipe app for the iPad.

Birthday cakes inspired by Candyland.

• Dessert tips for a birthday party on the go.

• Are food dehydrators worth the investment?

20 inspiring kids' parties.

• Two cakes inspired by art: Mondrian and Thiebaud.

Happy weekend, and happy cooking everybody!

(Image: Faith Durand)