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recipe, summer, sweet

Raspberry Trifle with Lemoncello Custard

 These past two weeks I was in France. Yes, I was in the land of painfully affordable wine (something decent can cost as little as 4 euros) and daily cheese courses. A land where history oozes through the cracks of its stone-walled buildings and cobbled streets, and each meal receives the attention and enjoyment it deserves (something I often  ...

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recipe, sweet, year-round

Honey Pie

 This isn’t the sort of pie that makes a grand entrance. It isn’t the kind of dessert that has you stewing away in the kitchen for hours on end, nor does it tower above your cups and saucers when presented at the table. It is somewhat of a modest looking pie, but rewards those that give it a chance.   This honey pie is incredible.  ...

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recipe, sweet, year-round

Butter tarts

Butter tarts. They even sound decadent. And they are! A flaky butter pastry encasing a caramelized sugar filling, these little pastries are most certainly a delight to any Canadian! Or, of course, a converted Frenchman. Butter tarts take me back to cottage country when I was growing up, where my family and I would stop at the Hidden Goldmine  ...

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