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Strawberry Heart Cake

This year’s Valentine’s Day effort I have dubbed it the Strawberry Heart Cake. Literally, it’s a vanilla victoria sponge cake with strawberry buttercream frosting, dark chocolate strawberry filling, and some kirschwasser sprinkled on for a bit of fun. I used some … Continue reading

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Strawberry Custard “Cleveland” Cassata Cake

So, back in April, a friend let me know that his brother’s birthday was coming up. There’s a tradition in their family of celebrating birthdays with a cassata cake from Corbo’s Bakery in Cleveland. Unfortunately for them, they live in … Continue reading

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Blackberry (mango) Tarts

A tarty experiment Last week, or maybe a couple of weeks ago, I saw this post on Smitten Kitchen: Rustic Rhubarb Tarts. Instantly, I was in love and determined to make them as soon as possible. However, I had no … Continue reading

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