Drink Parasols
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Drink Parasols

Drink Parasols now available at Hospitalityzoo.com Add a burst of patriotic spirit to summer sips with these red, white, and blue umbrellas. Pop one into every beverage you serve for an instant air of festivity. Besides doubling as stirrers, the little paper parasols help identify each guest’s glass. Once you’ve fashioned our patterns into umbrellas, grab yourself … Continue reading

Mother’s Day dessert that’s easy, flaky, delicious
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Mother’s Day dessert that’s easy, flaky, delicious

Mother’s Day dessert that’s easy, flaky, delicious By ALISON LADMAN Associated Press9:33 A.M.APRIL 29, 2014 This April 7, 2014 photo shows a blackberry-orange Napoleon in Concord, N.H. (AP Photo/Matthew Mead) The Associated Press   ✉ 0COMMENTS This April 7, 2014 photo shows a blackberry-orange Napoleon in Concord, N.H. (AP Photo/Matthew Mead)The Associated Press This April … Continue reading

A Little Pizza Homework
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A Little Pizza Homework

There is pizza dough in my refrigerator right now. I made it last night in about 20 minutes, 15 of which were spent reading a magazine while it rested. I’ll bake it tomorrow night under mozzarella, then put a small arugula salad on top, an homage to the Green and White pizza available at Roberta’s … Continue reading

Make your own Easter egg: the recipe
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Make your own Easter egg: the recipe

Make your own Easter egg: the recipe Follow our step-by-step guide to making your own Easter egg, plus delicious chocolates to fill it with Eggstasy: making your own chocolate eggs for Easter couldn’t be easier Photo: Alamy   Chop three-quarters of the chocolate (300g) or use the same amount in buttons or pistoles (coin-shaped pieces). Set … Continue reading

When to bake with pastry weights
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When to bake with pastry weights

Are metal pie weights just a crock? J. Visser Thank you for tweeting this one. Nice to have some hipster readers sharing their colourful argot. Crock, for those unawares, is a disdainful term for ”nonsense” or ”rubbish” as in: “That new Thai Italian tapas joint! What a crock!” One uses pie weights in blind-baking to … Continue reading