Cardamom is the second most expensive spice in the world. It is the seed of the ginger plant and must be snipped from the plant by hand. It is delicious in pastries and is a favorite in Scandinavian countries.
Love'n Bake created this tender sweet bread. The dough is soft and rolls easily into a plump loaf. To contain the poppyseed filling, we encased it into three logs of dough. Then we braided the dough before putting it into the pan. The sliced loaf reveals a pattern of fragrant stripes.
This recipe for a Quick Chipotle Cornbread makes use of the famous Tabasco hot chipotle sauce for a quick chipotle flavor. You start with a corn muffin mix, add egg, milk, whole kernel corn, and minced chipotle in adobo sauce. This makes a quick, hearty cornbread to serve with beans or a warm soup.
The Swiss cheese gives this bread a unique taste. It’s great toasted.
Easter is the most important traditional feast in Greece. On Easter Sunday, the fires are lit early for the spit-roasting of the Easter lamb, which is often a community affair. After the long fast, all types of food can be eaten during the week after Easter, even on Wednesday and Friday. Special breads, pies, desserts, and dishes with young goat and lamb all form part of the festivities.<...