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Easter almond paste lamb

I have never really loved almond paste. And this said by a Sicilian girl sounds like heresy. But there was something in the one my grandma used to make, a special taste that made it unique and delicious. I was … Continue reading

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Tarte Tatin

Whenever I think of Tarte Tatin, I follow the buttery smell of caramelized sugar and land straight in Strasbourg. The flour-white facades of Alsatian houses, framed by dark wooden beams like liquorices sticks. And a neon sign that doesn’t leave … Continue reading

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Mini raspberry cheesecake

An awakening like many others at my parents’ house, on a sunny September morning. On the table, a note for me. A few words written rapidly but with the heart. It’s the cheesecake recipe of Aunt Sery, who came from … Continue reading

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