Posts Tagged: Cake

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Red Velvet If You Please

“What happens when people open their hearts?” “They get better.” – Haruki Murakami What’s with red velvet cake? Not to cast aspersions on those who live for the stuff—including my darling friend, Rima, who worships at the cathedral of Red

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Red Velvet If You Please

“What happens when people open their hearts?” “They get better.” – Haruki Murakami What’s with red velvet cake? Not to cast aspersions on those who live for the stuff—including my darling friend, Rima, who worships at the cathedral of Red

Gourmet Rhapsody

“Pastries . . . can only be appreciated to the full extent of their subtlety when they are not eaten to assuage our hunger, when the orgy of their sugary sweetness is not destined to full some primary need but

Gourmet Rhapsody

“Pastries . . . can only be appreciated to the full extent of their subtlety when they are not eaten to assuage our hunger, when the orgy of their sugary sweetness is not destined to full some primary need but

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Sticky Toffee Pudding

I offered to make my friend E sticky toffee pudding and she retorted, “Dude that sounds gross! Don’t make that!” I made it all the same (because oburacy is my thing) and brought her a hearty helping of this specimen

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Sticky Toffee Pudding

I offered to make my friend E sticky toffee pudding and she retorted, “Dude that sounds gross! Don’t make that!” I made it all the same (because oburacy is my thing) and brought her a hearty helping of this specimen

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Christmas Hampers

” A good meal provides…sustenance not just out of need, but out of a whole host of things, whether reminding us of our childhoods or grandparents, or the old country– or teaching us about a new one”- Kevin Young,  from the

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Christmas Hampers

” A good meal provides…sustenance not just out of need, but out of a whole host of things, whether reminding us of our childhoods or grandparents, or the old country– or teaching us about a new one”- Kevin Young,  from the

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Cardamom Orange Upside Down Olive Oil Cake

This name! It’s a mouthful, I know.  But a worthy mouthful it is indeed! I came across a recipe for a simple orange olive oil cake and thought, “why not spice things up a bit?” (Cardamom is such an underated spice! I use

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Cardamom Orange Upside Down Olive Oil Cake

This name! It’s a mouthful, I know.  But a worthy mouthful it is indeed! I came across a recipe for a simple orange olive oil cake and thought, “why not spice things up a bit?” (Cardamom is such an underated spice! I use