Cranberry-Orange Olive Oil Cake

Cranberry-Orange Olive Oil Cake

  Use this cake carefully as it will stop any show.  It will suck all attention out of the room and command the respect and admiration of all who behold it.  And it tastes good. Make no mistake though: it’s a project. I made it as part of a multi-course Christmas...
Lemon Shortcakes with Gingered Blueberries

Lemon Shortcakes with Gingered Blueberries

  I had two worries as I made this recipe. First, that the crystallized ginger would be too harsh but it was absolutely perfect, adding a judicious bit of brightness and contrast to all the sweet lusciousness. Second, the shortcake dough was so flaky as I...
Gluten-Free Almond Cake with Honey-Lemon Glaze

Gluten-Free Almond Cake with Honey-Lemon Glaze

I’m sure you know someone who’s avoiding gluten and you are maybe a little bit sad for them about all of the gluten-filled treats they’re missing.  And maybe your friend has a birthday and maybe you’re especially sad that they can’t have...