Tagged with david lebovitz

Fresh Ginger Cake

Fresh Ginger Cake

This cake sings with zing. It is bold. If you’re like me, and you ask for seconds and then thirds of the pickled ginger that accompanies your sushi order, you will love this cake. If you find ginger’s zip unappealing, then you can stop reading now…but I promise you’ll be missing out. Oh, hello! I’m … Continue reading

MUAH! Lady Kisses Just For You.

MUAH! Lady Kisses Just For You.

Allow me to express my love by showering you with Lady Kisses. These sexy and small Italian wonders are called Baci di Dama, which translates to “Lady Kisses.” Apparently you can find the cookies all over Italy. I have no recollection of eating them while I was studying abroad in Florence during my junior year … Continue reading

You Only Live Once Hot Chocolate Pudding

You Only Live Once Hot Chocolate Pudding

I like to read food blogs. This probably doesn’t come as much of a surprise. It would actually be really weird if I didn’t like to read food blogs. Anyway, I keep track of my many favorites in Google Reader and peruse their recipes when I have a few minutes to spare here and there. Since … Continue reading

The Matzo Makeover

The Matzo Makeover

Tired of overhearing people exclaim it’s “dry and drab and tastes like cardboard,” while dutifully plopping a box into their shopping cart, Matzo was ready for a change. Knowing simplicity is its biggest attribute as well as its biggest flaw, Matzo asked for some assistance from its friends the next aisle over. “I’m in desperate … Continue reading