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Coconut Cloud Cake

I made this coconut cake for my New Year’s Eve party. We had my chef friend, John(the guy in black chef coat in the picture below) cook for us, just 10 people, casual and mellow NYE…  My husband usually makes a face when I make too many baked goods because he will eat the whole thing…not good for his girlish figure…but this cake is so light, moist and ‘cloudy’,  he said I can make this anytime, he will eat every last piece. :: Happy 2012!! :: Ingredients 2 cups plus 2 Tablespoon all purpose flour, plus more for pans 2 […]

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Buttermilk blueberry muffins

We went to blueberry picking. My husband grew up in a farm so we like driving up north of Santa Barbara to look at ranches, farms and just smell the dirt & cow poop. And what would taste better than fresh baked muffins made with just picked blueberries? See the berry still has its leaf?     Ingredients 1/2 cup unsalted butter 1 1/4 cups white sugar 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 eggs 2 cups all-purpose flour, divided 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 cup buttermilk 1 pint fresh blueberries – rinsed, drained and patted dry 2 tablespoons white sugar Preparation 1.Cream […]

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