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Portuguese Sweet Bread

In São Miguel, the island I am from, a variation of this bread is present at every religious celebration.  Traditionally, someone who knew how to bake this bread would bake a large quantity of it.   389 more words


Easter 2017

I haven’t been posting for long time on here or my FB page, but I just had a busy baking week and I thought I would sit down and record what was going on. 427 more words


Pistachio Cream and Mini Egg Babka

There are people that describe having an intense urge to travel, to explore the world and embrace its uniqueness as having ‘wanderlust’ or ‘itchy feet’. I am most definitely one of those people, especially when we haven’t even been out of the city in months. 977 more words


Zabars! Yep. Zabars!

My friend is on business in New York. Long Island to be specific. I asked if she was going to have an opportunity to go into Manhattan and as you can see she took my advice to check out… 56 more words


April 04th: The transporter

Tell us about a sensation — a taste, a smell, a piece of music — that transports you back to childhood.

Whenever I smell freshly baked sweet bread, it takes me back to those days when Mom used to bake. :)

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Tsoureki (Τσουρέκι)

Sweet is the day that you decide to devote some time to making tsoureki, the traditional Greek Easter bread which is often served to break the Lenten fast.   1,971 more words

Chocolate walnut couronnes

This is not the post I had planned for this week.  I was hoping to get my next baby project posted, but sadly it’s taking more time to finish than I anticipated.   1,160 more words