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Category Archives: Bread

Croissants Chez Moi

I’ve never really considered myself the scientific type in the kitchen. I don’t take notes when something doesn’t turn out right. I rarely make something twice unless it succeeded the … Continue reading

February 10, 2014 · 11 Comments

Amaretti Toast

I am on a detective’s hunt for the exact flavor of a simple-looking yet decadent-tasting pastry I bought in a coffee shop recently.  Actually, I’m on a search for the ingredients in … Continue reading

April 21, 2013 · 5 Comments

Soda Bread for the St. Patrick’s Day Irish

On St. Patrick’s Day, everyone gets to be Irish.  It’s big of the real Irish not to scorn us 5th or 6th generation mongrel Irish descendants when we put on … Continue reading

March 9, 2013 · 7 Comments

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