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Inspiration for your Holiday Baking

There’s no better time than the holidays to show off your baking skills, and impress your guest with your delicacies. Have a fantastic and delicious Thanksgiving! It’s pie time! What is your favorite dessert to bring to your holiday’s table? With so many alternatives to choose from, and all so delicious, it can be hard to […]

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Cooking with Manuela: Ricotta and Berry Tart

Brighten up your day with this amazing tart made with sun-kissed ripe berries, delicate and rich ricotta cheese, over a buttery and crumbly crust I was walking past a bakery the other day, and there it was. A big fat slice of the most luscious-looking berry tart.  And it got my attention, with its sweet berries on […]

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Cooking with Manuela: Sweet Almond Ravioli

Something good is about to happen… Hello beautiful! I had a hard time giving you a name. Can I call you a powdery sugar-covered, almond-stuffed cookie? Or a pillow-looking, sweet and nutty hand pie?!? Or how about … picture-perfect crazy-delicious sweet almond raviolo?!?Cause that’s just what you are: Two layers of crumbly and buttery sugar dough, […]

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Cooking with Manuela: Strawberry Rose Tartlets

Edible roses, made with fresh strawberries on top of a buttery, pastry crust filled with rich custard cream.  Handcrafted, fresh and beautifully delicious! Easter and Mother’s Day are right around the corner. What’s better than celebrating with these amazing strawberry-cream tartlets?!? And I’m not talking about those regular, same-old fruit little tarts. You know, the one […]

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How to Make the Perfectly Flaky and Buttery Homemade Pie Crust

Elevate your pie-making skills this holiday season with thiseasy-to-follow, made-from-scratch pie crust Baking is a fundamental part of the holiday season. Just like the expensive shopping sprees, the never ending Christmas songs on the radio, and the bright decorations all over town. We all go crazy for it (some of us more literally then others!), […]