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Plum and Cinnamon Cake

I wasn’t convinced by this cake, at first. It looked beautiful but my first slice was disappointing: too soft and too subtle to make any kind of impact. To be fair, I probably had unreasonably high expectations going in. It’s a Nigel Slater recipe, first and foremost,… Read More

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Tahini, three more ways

Back in my undergraduate student days the only cookbook I owned was Alison Holst’s “Meals without Meat”.  I can confidently say that between 1993 and around 2005 I tried at least 50% of the recipes in that book, spurred on by a lengthy period of… Read More

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