Category Archives: Cake

Corn Crab Gazpacho and Sacher Torte

It all started with a recipe, as it often does.  My wife Therese will be reading a magazine, and clip a recipe that catches her eye.  And then we go to the Union Square Greenmarket, and to a supermarket or … Continue reading

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Road Trip to Udaipur

The sad morning came when we had to leave Jaipur and move on to the fourth city on our India trip, Udaipur.  I say “sad” because I genuinely felt that way on that last morning when we had breakfast in … Continue reading

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Mothers Day Weekend

I love my mother, and I treasure her.  She gave birth to and raised my 5 siblings and I, and was married to my father for 50-plus years until his passing in 2012.  And now that she lives with one … Continue reading

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Coconut 5-Layer Cake: More Dairy Free Fun with My Wilton Pans

Therese had a craving for coconut cake one day, and I thought, why not?  I’ve never made that before.  It would be fun.  We had a recipe on hand that she had saved last winter.  Unfortunately, it was for Coconut … Continue reading

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Dairy and Gluten Free Five Layer Cake: Thanks, Wilton and King Arthur!

My dairy and gluten free five layer cake was many weeks in the making.  When I first saw the Wilton 5 Layer Cake Pan Set in Sur la Table (where I work part-time), I was intrigued.  The thought of making … Continue reading

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