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Brandy flavored Fig Cake | 無花果のブランデーケーキ

Brandy flavored Fig Cake | 無花果のブランデーケーキ

When these cute shape “figs” start appearing quite often, it is a signal of transition. A transition from the blazing sun to a cool autumn breeze. The ripe fig browned enough from the sunlight now contains that subtle ‘dolce’. I use my fresh fig most often for cakes, desserts, salads or even sun-dried are good […]

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Happy Holidays....Stollen | シュトーレン

Happy Holidays….Stollen | シュトーレン

Every year for Christmas, when I used to live in Ireland; our family would prepare a Christmas Cake or a Christmas Pudding at least a month before in Xmas wrapped in brown paper for the 25th to come. These customs remain strong in my childhood memories

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