Small Batch Baking Recipes And Small Batch Desserts For Two

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Single serving of caramel banana overnight oats in a serving glass

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  • Caramel Banana Overnight Oats
    This is an easy recipe for Caramel Banana Overnight Oats made with gluten free rolled oats, ripe bananas, maple syrup caramel sauce, and oat milk.  A refined sugar free, gluten free, and vegan treat healthy enough for breakfast and decadent enough for dessert! 

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I’m Erin – a self-taught home baker and small batch baking enthusiast. Long ago I decided baking 48 cookies for just two people was way too much! And with that, Butter and Bliss was born.

Butter and Bliss is a baking blog featuring small batch baking recipes and small batch desserts for two. You’ll find recipes for cakes, cookies, brownies, and even gluten free small batch desserts.

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small batch cake recipes

Easy recipes for small cakes – all made from scratch!

Perfectly portioned cakes – great for the holidays!  These small cakes are as simple as a frosted single layer cake to layered cakes with creamy filling.  Chocolate, Peppermint, and Vanilla are just a few of the delicious flavors you will find!

savory dough recipes

Savory Baking and Dough Recipes

When you need a break from all of the sweets, how about a savory treat!

Easy bread and dough recipes including flaky biscuits, bagels, homemade pizza dough, and the popular soft seasoned pretzels.  

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Chocolate Chia Seed Pudding Parfaits

Chocolate Chia Seed Pudding Parfaits

Chocolate Chia Seed Pudding Parfaits is an overnight recipe made with coconut milk and maple syrup for a vegan and refined sugar free treat.  Layer with coconut milk yogurt, fresh pomegranate seeds, and whipped coconut cream.

Classic Mini Chocolate Cake

Classic Mini Chocolate Cake

This small batch recipe for Classic Mini Chocolate Cake makes a moist and tender layer cake rich in cocoa flavor. A perfect base cake for any flavor combination.

Strawberry and Chocolate Cinnamon Rolls

Strawberry and Chocolate Cinnamon Rolls

If it’s breakfast or dessert you’re looking for, these Strawberry and Chocolate Cinnamon Rolls are delicious any time of day!  Soft, enriched dough is filled with strawberry, chocolate, and cinnamon sugar to make 4 cinnamon rolls. 

Chocolate Mini Cakes with Marshmallow Filling

Chocolate Mini Cakes with Marshmallow Filling

These Chocolate Mini Cakes with Marshmallow Filling are everything you remember from the childhood treat.  Two layers of rich chocolate cake are filled with a fluffy marshmallow cream, and finished with a sweet chocolate ganache shell.

Mini No-Bake Chocolate Mousse Cheesecake

Mini No-Bake Chocolate Mousse Cheesecake

This Mini No-Bake Chocolate Mousse Cheesecake is a delicious 6-Inch celebration cake. Fluffy and creamy chocolate cheesecake is set on a chocolate graham cracker crust and topped with a strawberry whipped cream.