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Café Mocha Is Apparently Now The Flavor Of Winter And Christmas, Thanks To M&Ms

If pumpkin spice, pumpkin spice latte, and caramel apple are the flavors of fall, red velvet is the flavor of Valentine’s Day, and key lime pie… 110 more words

Ginger Syrup

Ginger Syrup

2 cups sugar
1 six-inch piece fresh ginger
2 cups water

Scrub, rinse, and finely dice or slice the ginger (no need to peel). 149 more words



Great name, huh?  But what is it (despite a reason to practice your alveolar trill)?  This Argentinean delight is an all-in-one culinary export that serves as a marinade, dip, condiment, & sauce.   168 more words


Cooking Class!

Pastry Class with Mallory at Maja’s Kitchen!

As you all know I have taught cooking classes for over 20 years…and loved every moment of it.  Recently, however, we have sold our big home and have moved into a Condominium that we now call our home.  1,079 more words

How to - Choosing a Vanilla Extract

Vanilla is a wonderful ingredient that is used in a lot of recipes.  It would actually be hard to find a sweet recipe that didn’t contain vanilla as one of the ingredients.   1,128 more words


Macadamia Nuts

Most people believe the macadamia nut to be a plant native to Hawaii. Although popular in Hawaiian products, its origins are in fact Australian.  According to the… 341 more words


Root Beer as a Cure-All?

In our last blog, the list of potential ingredients in root beer grew longer and longer.  So many of those ingredients were used for curing a variety of ailments.   358 more words