Travel to Italy

Travel to Italy
Travel to Italy

Italian Recipes

Italian Recipes
Italian Recipes

Dessert Recipes

Dessert Recipes
Dessert Recipes

Apple and Almond Custard Tart

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I know it’s going to seem like I baked two apple desserts in one week. I’m also aware that not all of you may share the same love of apple desserts as much as I do. Please bear with me while I get these apple desserts out of my system.

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Cranberry-Apple Pie

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It can’t already be time to start planning for the holidays. I swear I’m still nibbling on Halloween candy I have stashed in my secret hiding place.

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No-Knead Dinner Rolls

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I told you I’ve been exploring my mountain of food magazines and books. I can’t buy any new magazines until I finally try some that have been on my mind for ages. And I mean ages!

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Walnut Streusel Bread–#QuickBreadMonday

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It’s not often that I find myself baking with rolled oats. But I always have them here handy in case I get inspired. I even buy them when it’s buy one get one free. See, I’m really prepared for an amazing oat recipe.

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Chocolate Espresso Pecan Pie #LovethePie - Thanksgiving Recipe Roundup

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Thanksgiving is less than a week away! Yikes-how did this happen??I’m clearly not ready, as usual. I am always looking for some new recipe ideas and inspiration. Perhaps you are too. So look no further.

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Vanilla Bundt Cake with Caramel Glaze– #BundtaMonth

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I never knew that there was a holiday dedicated to any thing food related until I started Cake Duchess. Every day on Twitter or Facebook I will catch the national holiday of something to do with something delicious. 
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Savory Roasted Tomato and Manchego Cheese Clafoutis-World Diabetes Day

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The month of November is Diabetic Awareness Month and November 14th is World Diabetes Day.   Diabetes is on the rise, yet there is still limited awareness of diabetes.

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Caramelized Banana Bread with Brown Butter Glaze #QuickBreadMonday

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I can honestly say that we go through a lot of bananas over here. It’s a healthy snack and is wonderful in baking. I make a banana bread at least once a week and love to share them with my family and neighbors.

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Saffron Rice with Golden Raisins and Pine Nuts

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Today I'm celebrating a virtual book launch party hosted by my friend, Faith, of An Edible Mosaic. Her new release, An Edible Mosaic: Middle Eastern Fare with Extraordinary Flair, has over 100 recipes, mainly from the Levant region of the Middle East. 
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Sticky Chocolate Date Loaf–#WeCare

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I’ve never kept track of all the hurricanes and storms I’ve been through in Florida. I’d like to consider myself an expert with all the storm tracking and terminology. I know exactly what supplies to buy and we have a plan for when it’s our time to evacuate.

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Gingerbread Apple Bundt Cake- #BundtaMonth

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When I think of baking in November, I automatically dream of the wonderful spicy scented cakes I used to grow up with. My mother is an amazing baker and so was her aunt.

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Apple Bread Ring- #TwelveLoaves November

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Autumn is one of my favorite times of the year to bake and cook. I am very partial to apple desserts and have a long list of things I’d like to try every day if I had the time.

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Chocolate Crackle Cookies

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There are some cookies that are holiday staples. Some cookies that if they’re not made, the holidays just seem not quite right.

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