Nothing beats drinking a glass of frozen Merlot (called a Merlita) on a warm summer afternoon, overlooking the Litchfield Hills at Sunset Meadow Vineyard in Goshen, CT. Nothing except for eating this rich chocolate merlot cake… anytime… anywhere…
— Amanda Glover, Amanda Bakes
Photo (left): Courtesy of Amanda Glover. Recipe art (right): Copyright ©2017 Raheem Nelson
Excerpted from Sweetie Bake Your Day: Sweet & Savory Baked Goods Anyone Can Make by Amanda Glover. Published by Ingram Spark Publishing. Copyright © 2017 Sweetie LLC.