How to make Pithiviers

by Kitchen Butterflyon December 12, 2010
‘Children of Nowadays’, as we Nigerians would say, exasperated or marveling at some stroke of childhood genius…or not. Sometimes, hand on large African hips, an adult finger would point back at child… inquiring and seeking confirmation.

Apple and Cobnut (Fresh hazelnut) Cake

by Kitchen Butterflyon December 5, 2010
Welcome to my winter wonderland. After two years, my brolly wants to become a parachute, lured by the attraction of stormy weather, when autumn’s golden leaves slowly dance, passing the baton on to pretty bare branches and gusts of snow.

Tarte Aux Pommes et Sucre

by Kitchen Butterflyon October 24, 2010
When I think of orchards, I always see sunshine, blue skies and windfalls – loads of apples littered about the base of a big tree with wide branches and leafy greens somewhere in Italia. I see grandpa with his golfer’s hat, sitting at the table, his elbows resting on the red and white gingham tablecloth […]

Pumpkin bread and other pumpkin tales….because Fall 2010 would be too late!

by Kitchen Butterflyon December 9, 2009
It was summer in my homeland, When I drifted upon an open sea, Cursing the oppressive heat of my beloved motherland Was it not a rousing welcome that awaited me in the golden arms of autumn? Oh, how she made me feel so new How she made me feel so good Oh how she thrust […]

Thanksgiving cakes – Apple Yogurt Cake and Flavoured Coffees

by Kitchen Butterflyon November 24, 2009
I love apple cake. Do you?

Thanksgiving wines: Beaujoulais nouveau..and wine poached pears

by Kitchen Butterflyon November 24, 2009
I’m smiling because today I’m in the spotlight on food52. Thanks Amanda and Merrill!