Category: Desserts

Clara’s Coffee and Walnut Layer Cake (Nigella’s cake)

Clara’s cake=my birthday cake! 2018 Birthday Cake! My 16 year old daughter was inspired to bake me a lovely cake for my birthday.  The walnut cake is a  Nigella cake-but not just any cake, it’s a cake that she made every year for her sister’s birthday.  It was a bit labor intensive, but nothing too …

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Quark Cake-my way

Quark Cake-my way: 2018 Quark Cake-my way I’m emphasizing the “my way” in this recipe title, because the typical quark cake is gelatin added to it, and it’s finished quite smooth on the top, that similar to a pretty cheese cake.  To know me is to know that if I can avoid gelatin as an …

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Flourless Walnut-Chocolate Cookies

Source:  Francois Payard’s Chocolate Epiphany; cir. 2008 Flourless chocolate walnut cookies If you love walnuts, chocolate, and sugar, then I think this is the cookie for you!  The highlights of this cookie are that it’s flour-less, butter-less and loaded with ooey-gooey chocolatey flavor.  It’s a cookie that takes a bit of patience, and  understanding that …

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