Spiced Baklava

Baklava is one of those things we have always enjoyed, but had never made at home. We always thought it was way too complicated to attempt, and left it to the professionals (in this case by “professionals,” we mean any Greek Grandmother). More

Ukrainian Walnut Torte

In our family this walnut torte is a staple for any special occasion. I have taken to making this for work potlucks as well, since it isĀ  naturally gluten free. The texture of the cake is tender and crumbly, and the fillings tend to hold it all together nicely. Following are some suggestions, tips and tricks to baking and assembling this Ukrainian tradition! More