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Authentic Irish Brown Soda Bread Recipe

By Tara O'Keeffe | March 18, 2011

Photo: Tara O'Keeffe

Photo: Tara O’Keeffe

In honor of St. Patrick’s Day and my Irish heritage, I endeavored to find the most authentic Irish brown soda bread recipe to bring a taste of family home. This craggy-looking wheat bread is crunchy on the outside, soft and dense on the inside, and the perfect vessel for rich, Irish butter.

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Parisian Macarons Recipe

By Tara O'Keeffe | March 10, 2011

Raspberry and Chocolate Macarons

Photo: Tara O’Keeffe

This past weekend I was looking for a baking project that would not only challenge me, but that would incorporate inexpensive ingredients or items I already had on hand. The perfect opponent: Parisian macarons.

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