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Sonoma County Olive Oil & Meyer Lemon Cake

Over the weekend, we got to go to a ranch in Sonoma County where a long lost family member (my brother-in-law’s step uncle if we’re counting) grows about an acres’s worth of grapes – enough to make several dozen cases of wine per year, with which among other things he brings bountiful country picnics with a tasting of several gold and silver winning varietals to life on a regular basis.   804 more words


Chocolate Lemon Olive Oil Cake

Talk about sweetly satisfying! This cake is SURE to be a hit at your next dinner party… even if it’s just a party of one! 12 more words

Healthy Recipes

Chocolate Cake Recipe Makeover

Here’s something I learned this past December: in Victorian England, the end of Christmas celebrations actually fell on January 5th, or Twelfth Night, aka the last evening of the Christmas season.   768 more words


Olive-Oil Carrot Cake with Mascarpone Frosting

I was so tempted to call this “best-ever carrot cake”, but I thought it sounded vain. Having said that, this IS the best ever carrot cake (I guess, if I just call it best-ever in the introduction, it doesn’t sound too vain, no?). 523 more words

Cakes And Bakes

Recipe for a Fanouropita Cake with Bran

Blogging and reading about geopolitics and current events is a calorie consuming activity, one requiring plenty of good food to keep the mind sharp and focused on the task at hand. 817 more words


Rustic Lemon Rosemary Cake

Yummiest served alongside afternoon tea.


For the cake:
1 tablespoon butter, melted
3/4 cup of flour, plus extra for dusting
1/4 cup corn meal… 203 more words


Ricotta Cake with Chunky Blueberry Sauce

This post is about the little things. Appreciating them, respecting them, falling in love with them. Little things like a tiny bit of a innocent lemon zest that can take a basic cake to another realm. 495 more words

The Desserted Girl