• A Baker's Odyssey
  • A Baker’s Odyssey Personal Challenge #9 Kulich and #10 Paskha

    Easter Sunday! A time of great joy to Christians around the world which is often celebrated with special dishes of significance. So, in keeping with my personal challenge of baking through A Baker’s Odyssey, this Easter I took on the challenge of baking a traditional Russian Easter Cake, Kulich. The usual accompaniment to this cake is Paskha – a rich cheesecake like spread. Here […]

  • Cakes and Cupcakes
  • Christmas in July

    Christmas in July? In Australia it is becoming quite fashionable to recreate Christmas in our winter to have what our cousins in the Northern hemisphere have. Chilly weather in which eating the usual Christmas fare such as turkeys, roasts and plum puddings is actually enjoyable. Some would say it is wrong to take such a sacred […]