AmandaPowell_CookieNamedDesireMeet Amanda, the lovely and talented voice behind the blog “A Cookie Named Desire” and Rodelle’s newest Brand Ambassador!! With a blog title containing one of the most popular sweet treats (is there a ever a bad time for cookies?), you know you are going to be in for a smattering of some of the best recipes out there! Amanda grew up experiencing a lot of places, foods and cultures, and her recipes demonstrate the deep connection and awareness she has for many types of food and cuisines. We love the sprinkling of savory recipes on Amanda’s site, and you know we’ll always stay for dessert. Check out her long and varied list of recipes today!

And, in keeping with the celebration, join us in wishing Amanda a very Happy Birthday! Let’s join her in celebrating with this over-the-top amazing cake that she created for the occasion. Feast your eyes on this Vanilla Bean Cake with Bourbon Peach Compote and Spicy Caramel Popcorn:

bourbon-soaked-peach-compote-spicy-caramel-popcorn-cake-recipeWe’ll take two slices!