Baking

Lemon Almond Biscotti

November 14, 2013
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Refreshing and delightful crisp textured biscotti with a zesty zip of fresh lemon and the sophistication of ground almonds

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Pumpkin Cranberry Sweet Rolls

November 4, 2013
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While I was thinking about cinnamon rolls last week I had the idea to make them with pumpkin and cranberry sauce since Thanksgiving is on my mind.  Try these, they are so good. For 16 super flavorful rolls Dough: 1 cup warm (not hot) whole milk 3 teaspoons of sugar 3 teaspoons rapid rise yeast […]

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Apple Cinnamon Buns

October 29, 2013
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My two sisters and me recently decided to do a nostalgia (we grew up there) inspired trip to Seattle to see, smell and touch things from our collective childhood memories and visit the cemetery where my father rests.  We found two and one half days out of busy schedules that coincided, since sister Carole lives […]

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Pastelicos With Chicken

July 24, 2013
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With Rosh Hashanah, Jewish New Years, lurking around the corner on September 4th  I have begun to contemplate menu planning.  Since Michael and I are traveling in August, this year I will have to be supremely organized. No doubt if you are a kosher consumer you may have heard

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Peach Crisp

July 9, 2013
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The Summer is flying by.  With graduation, Father’s Day, Fourth of July and many other planned barbecues yet to come my culinary skills have been hard at work.  This week I have been working on summer season baking ideas.  Have you heard of the Miette bakery in San Francisco?

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