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Vegan Croissants/Pain au Chocolat

What better to do on a lazy Sunday than spend all day on a baking project?  I was inspired by Ariel’s gift of tubes of almond paste.  I’ve made croissants before, and I like to vary them a bit by … Continue reading

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Almond Custard

This was a really fun experiment.  I was reading “On Food and Cooking” by Harod McGee (thanks for the gift, Ariel!) and found these tantalizing words: “Thanks to the tendency of the nut protiens to coagulate, cooks can thicken nut … Continue reading

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