All posts tagged: Cake

salted butter blueberry apricot cornmeal cake

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Salted Butter Blueberry Apricot Cornmeal Cake Serves 8-10 3/4 cup all-purpose flour 3/4 cup spelt flour 3/4 cup stoneground medium grind cornmeal 2 1/4 teaspoons baking powder 3/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt 3/4 cup + 2 tablespoons granulated cane sugar 1 vanilla bean scraped 1 cup + 2 tablespoons salted butter 3 tablespoons maple syrup 1 1/2 tablespoons vanilla extract 2 large eggs 1 cup plain whole milk yogurt 1/2 cup ricotta […]

Fig, yogurt, and almond cake with extra figs

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Sweets

FIG, YOGURT, AND ALMOND CAKE WITH EXTRA FIGS / Serves 10-12 Recipe adapted by Yotam Ottolenghi 300g unsalted butter 300g caster sugar, plus 1 teaspoon extra 4 large free-range eggs 270g ground almonds 150g all-purpose flour 3/4 teaspoon salt Scraped seeds of 1 vanilla bean or 3/4 teaspoon vanilla paste 1 1/2 teaspoons ground star anise, from about 7-8 star anise pods 150g Greek yogurt 12 figs, quartered For the extra figs: 3 tablespoons caster […]

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Dessert / Sweet

Dear Dzadzi,┬áLast week, we said goodbye to an incredible man.┬áThomas R, we shall love and have you in our hearts forever. Thank you for giving us a beautiful family and for sharing your precious smile. Miss you. LEMON POPPYSEED LAYER CAKE // Adapted from Smitten Kitchen via Kurt Gutenbrunner via Food & Wine 2/3 cup sugar 8 large egg yolks 1 large whole egg 1 1/2 tb finely grated lemon zest (from 2 lemons) 1/2 […]

Whole Wheat Bartlett Pear, Almond and Honey Lemon Cakes

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Dessert / Fall / Fruit / Sweet

  Hello again. I’m wishing you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving! This year, our day was filled with all the moments I look for over the Thanksgiving holiday and I just feel so lucky to know it.     Loving family and company, relaxed laughter, beautiful smells, a lit fireplace, and some great food and wine sums it up. And I am so thankful to have my family, this tiny family unit of mine. This […]

Terhune Orchards and a Blackberry and Blueberry Buckle Cake

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Gluten Free / Summer / Sweet / Tart

Blackberry and Blueberry Buckle Cake Makes 1 8′ inch cake 1 1/3 cup flour 1 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp salt 1/4 cup unsalted butter 1/2 cup sugar 1 tsp ground Tahitian vanilla beans or 1 vanilla bean, scraped zest of 1 lemon 1 large egg 1/2 cup coconut milk 1 1/2 cup blueberries 2 cup blackberries Buckle Topping 1/3 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 cup sugar 4 tb unsalted butter, cold, cubed Preheat the […]