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Honey Custard and Berry Dessert

  Earlier this year I posted a delectable recipe from Vintage Cakes. The Blitz Torte featured two layers of cake with honey custard in between, and, in our modification, on top. Add berries and this torte is truly, dramatically wonderful But, it does not stop there. The honey custard is idyllic by itself. Keep the…

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Blitz Torte with Honey Custard

When Suzen and I lie in bed, we have discussions. Like, what are making for dessert to take to our friends’ dinner party the next night. Thanks to Vintage Cakes by Julie Richardson this discussion was lengthy and productive. In tomorrow’s post, I’m going to review Vintage Cakes in detail to give you and overview…

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Honey Butter

  It always helps to begin with the beginning. I’m pretty sure that is a bee in the picture. I got close, but I did not want to get that close. Bees, of course, are endangered. Suzen and I attended a seminar so we could have our own hive. The problem with doing that is…

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One-Pot Honey-Oatmeal Cookies

    The introduction to Simply Sensational Cookies by Nancy Baggett has three subpoints: ·         Times change. ·         People change. ·         Cookies do, too. This is not just another cookie book. This is a very wonderful, refreshing, and important book. It’s about more than mere change. This book revolutionizes cookies. And in the course of…

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