Monthly Archives: August 2013

chocolate cake with salted caramel and fleur de sel

A few Fridays ago, my co-worker Suneeta and I had an uncontrollable urge for chocolate cake around 3 in the afternoon. {It was initiated by the monthly birthday cake brought into our office that is doled out to only those … Continue reading

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salmon rillettes and champagne

A few weekends ago, my gorgeous cousin Kristi got married at a fantastic, industrial space in San Francisco. We invited my sister and her boyfriend Bryan over to our apartment beforehand for bits and bobs and champagne {after promising my … Continue reading

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peach and raspberry crisp with homemade ginger ice cream

I have always been a fan of crisps. During fall and winter, my mom would always make the most fantastic apple crisp, courtesy of her old school Betty Crocker tome. Slices of tart apples baked underneath a buttery, oatmeal crumb … Continue reading

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