poppy seeds | poppy seeds – The Moonblush Baker

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  • Cake
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  • May 5, 2014

I was really excited the first time I cooked an orange and poppy seed cake.     I know, I know it seems weird that even though I baked macarons, and fancy as decorated cakes; the thing that makes me keen as mustard to bake is a cake like this. The rich history behind baking…

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  • Bread
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  • August 19, 2013

Challah on the Grill From food52For the challah dough 10g active dry yeast120ml warm water30g honey6g salt2 egg yolks lightly beaten 1 egg lightly beaten60ml olive oil450g bread flour flour For the egg wash and topping 1 egg yolk stirred with a bit of water 2 to 3 tablespoons poppy seeds Sprinkle the yeast over…

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  • Bread
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  • April 15, 2013

My mood is flat right now. I do not know whether it is combination of university deadlines and a lack of sunlight that is placing me in the dumps. Could it be the musings in my social science topics that make me realises how much the world is controlled and dictated by powers we cannot…

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  • Pastry/Tarts
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  • April 9, 2013

Are you are hot or cold person? No, I am not talking about the Katy Perry song but do you have preference for hot temperature things or cold? I am asking this because today it was cold but I got free ice cream from Ben and Jerry’s, since it was “Free cone day”. OMG!!! I…