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cornmeal-currant biscotti; a tuesdays with dorie post

It has been a while since I baked with the TWD gang.  The holiday season is generally a hectic one for me and with all that I was baking for gifts, I just decided not to bake anything more, because baking it means eating it and I have gained more weight than I care to admit at this point.   432 more words

pear-almond baby loaves; a tuesdays with dorie post

Now that I am home full-time, not only do I plan to work on my book, I also plan to participate with the Tuesdays with Dorie group more.   686 more words

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tourte milanese; a tuesdays with dorie post

My husband and I found ourselves attending three different potluck dinners in a 10 day run and luckily for us, the most recent Tuesdays with Dorie recipes were perfect choices for a dinner party.   369 more words

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Tuesdays With Dorie – Baking with Julia: Swedish Oatmeal Hardtack

I have made hardtack before (shoutout to my 8th grade Civil War project) but never like this.  Whereas traditional hardtack is a last-forever cracker made up of flour and water and meant to sustain people through battles and month long voyages, this Swedish Oatmeal Hardtack combines shortening, butter, and sugar along with the addition of oatmeal, buttermilk, and salt.   406 more words

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two for tuesday; a tuesdays with dorie post

Late again.  Things just seem to escape me and suddenly, I am chasing the bus down the street.  My husband was in Germany for a month and when he got back, we spent days trying to get caught up on all the things I could not do myself while he was gone.   530 more words

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Tuesdays With Dorie – Baking with Julia: White Chocolate Patty Cake

This week I made a delectable cake full of luscious white chocolate and raspberry flavor. Contributing baker, Marcel Desaulniers, attributes the whimsical name of this cake to the action of patting down the edges of the cake to level it in preparation for the raspberry purée that is spread atop each layer.   204 more words

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Tuesdays With Dorie - White Chocolate Patty Cake

Pat-a-cake, pat-a-cake, baker’s man.

Bake me a cake as fast as you can;

Pat it and shape it and mark it with “B”,

And bake it in the oven for baby and me.” 461 more words

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