Dominique Ansel Makes Bûche de Noël

Dominique Ansel is his pastry workshop to show MUNCHIES how he prepares a classic European Christmas dessert: bûche de Noël, or a Yule log.
Good Chef, Bad Kitchen

Making Chocolate Cake in a Microwave

Pastry chef Jess Weiss of Union Square Hospitality Group bakes homemade chocolate cake in an RV.
Quarantine Cooking

Clean Out Your Fridge With This Savory Cake

NYC pastry chef Zoë Kanan is at home baking a cake salé, a savory loaf packed with flavorful fillings from her fridge like purple cabbage, roasted Brussels sprouts, bacon, cheese, hot chili pepper sauce, and more.

How To Ice & Decorate A Cake Three Ways

There are a million ways to ice and decorate a cake. Bill Clark of Meme’s Diner in Brooklyn shows us three of his favorite styles, while also covering basic skills like piping, making rosettes, using a bench scraper, and applying sprinkles.
Chef's Night Out

Chef's Night Out: Oscar the Intern

Oscar has been a MUNCHIES Test Kitchen intern for three months, which is also the length of time he’s lived in New York. And he just had his 21st birthday. To celebrate, the MUNCHIES staff took Oscar our for a night he’ll never forget.

Matty Matheson's Lava Cake of Love

In this scene from IT'S SUPPERTIME!, Matty makes a chocolate lava cake that is sure to be the perfect close to a romantic meal.
VICE News Shorts

How wedding cakes could redefine American's free speech

The Supreme Court is about to decide if cakes are art.
Munchies Specials

Flavours of Brooklyn: Flatbush

We scour Flatbush in search of the legendary Brooklyn Blackout Cake—stopping by at a 51-year-old pizza joint, a Guyanese bakery, and a farm-to-table restaurant along the way.
How-To / web

Vegan Watermelon Cake

When there’s a party in South Africa, a watermelon cake is always present. Cata.Pirata—frontwoman of the band Skip & Die—shows us how she makes her favorite treat.