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Cake

The Sunday brunch group members are back in Honesdale, having spent the last of the winter in fairer climes.  In a crazed mood, I decided to bake something, carelessly disregarding the fact that the group is composed of fairly experienced … Continue reading

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Peach Melba Sunday

I think it was in the 60s-70s when peach melba was the epitome of dessert elegance, along with crepes suzette.  We seemed to be experiencing a mini-love affair with the French.  Jacques Brel English remakes were on the radio and … Continue reading

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Miniature Strawberry Cheesecakes

Strawberries are all over the market here in Sens.   Seeing them, I remembered that way back in the day, I used to make miniature cheesecakes from a recipe I found in Fanny Farmer.   I have many editions of … Continue reading

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