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Restaurant Week: Ai Fiori

Anyone familiar with my blog probably knows how much I love the Altamarea Group and their restaurants – whether it is the Michelin-starred Marea or the affordable Osteria Morini (I still miss The Butterfly and Costata!). 361 more words


These Are A Few Of My Favorite Things

Dark-roasted coffee.

Green-hued olive oil.

Earthy spices and stone fruit.

The sound of cicadas.

And this cake, made with cardamom, nectarines and extra virgin olive oil. 286 more words


Olive Oil Cake? That's a Dessert?

Yes, we said it – Olive Oil Cake! The fresh, citrus-y flavors in this cake will have you cutting yourself a second piece…  we confess we might have had a second nibble after… 252 more words

Recipe Of The Week

June foodventures


June was pretty darn busy for me. I finished my last project of the year and submitted it, worked a load, saw two different friends and began preparing to move house. 898 more words

Reviews, Recommendations

Orange-Scented Italian Olive Oil Cake

Have you seen this old-world Olive Oil Cake from Sauveur? It was first published back in January 2015. Even the name Olive Oil Cake sounds intriguingly old-world, doesn’t it? 431 more words

Desserts And Sweets

Family Dinner Channels the Mediterranean!

A couple of things about this month’s Family Dinner that we had last weekend.

First off, it was HOT AS HECK!! 104 degrees in Orange County… 1,351 more words

Sunday Family Dinner

Orange Olive Oil Cake with Yogurt

Extremely moist and delicious cake!

Orange Olive Oil Cake with Yogurt

2 cups all-purpose flour
2 tsp baking powder
1 ½ cup sugar
2 eggs… 147 more words

Cake /Muffin