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Almond Liqueur ~ Amaretto

The blanched bitter almond, gives its bitter and sweet taste to Amaretto. The name Amaretto derives from Italian, meaning bitter (amaro), with a diminutive suffix, indicating its characteristic flavour in it. 1/2 cup coarsely chopped apricot pits (blanched almonds from … Continue reading

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Mini cakes for celebration

Yesterday was Tasos’s name day. Although we celebrated going out, I made these miniature cakes for the celebration! 4 eggs 1/2 cup flour 1/4 cup sugar 1 T lemon juice 1 t. grated lemon rind 1 t. vanilla extract powder 1 t. baking … Continue reading

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