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Episode 10: Sugar Imperatives and the Shortbread Concierge

We’re not going to lie: October is a special month to both of us for a lot of reasons, and food and drink are definitely not insignificant contributors to its importance in our personal calendars. 817 more words


#PumpkinWeek: Pumpkin Biscotti

Crunchy, pumpkin spiced biscotti make a crisp fall morning extra special!

I first started drinking coffee eight years ago in a little corner café in Nice with ornate velvet chairs, marble tables, and the most divine pastries you have ever seen in your life. 778 more words



Right so, I don’t actually think I’ve made it through October without mentioning pumpkin in every single one of my posts. Today is no exception. It’d be quite difficult to avoid it. 381 more words


Nutella Braided Ring

NUTELLA!  Is there anything finer? Nutella smothered over sweet bread?  Got you covered here!  Nutella is one of the finer things in life and I thought it deserved something fun so this Nutella Braided Ring was born! 505 more words


Butter Cookies with Saffron and Pine Nuts!


  •  1 Stick of Butter
  • 1 Cup of Flour
  • 1 Egg Yolk
  • 40 Grams of Honey
  • 50 Grams of Pine Nuts
  • 4 Grams of Saffron (one small packet)
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October 21, 2014 - AYCE desserts

With the indulgence in all-you-can-eat meals these past two months, tonight’s dinner probably wraps it up for now. Last family dinner before I head to Glasgow, and what better place to have it than at Yamamoto? 34 more words

Food & Drinks

"A Bollywood Affair" and Home-made Kaju katli

Book Review : A Bollywood Affair

As a teenager, I was a die hard fan of Mills and Boon. I would rent out one every couple of days from the local library and immerse myself in those books and almost always imagine myself to be the heroine. 1,278 more words