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Red Velvet Pancakes

Americans always manage to take things to a whole other level. Here the classic southern American cake gets the pancake treatment. Traditionally served with a vanilla cream cheese frosting I thought I would do the same for the pancakes. I have to say I’m a big fan of this particular batter mixture and have used … Continue reading

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On the ninth day…Pfeffernusse biscuits

On the ninth day of Christmas Stephen baked for me…Pfeffernusse biscuits! These small round biscuits are made from ground nuts and spices and are a traditional biscuit in Germany, Denmark and the Netherlands. They are made for the feast of ‘Sinterklaas’ (Santa Claus) on December 5th when children in these parts receive gifts from St. … Continue reading