Flourless Almond Cookies

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Amygdalota from the Greek island of Kea are flourless almond cookies perfect for Passover. View recipe here .
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Crunchy Almond Cigars

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Based on syrup-drenched baklava, wonderfully simple, crunchy, almond and lemon phylo rolls. View recipe here .
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Fragrant Olive Oil Cake

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This is a lovely cake yet without an overtly olive oil flavor; rather, the oil, along with orange and lemon zest, contributes to its unique floral-herbal fragrance and delicate texture. View recipe here .
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Seven-Layer Amaretti Cake

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A late-night craving demands something wildly good--and easy. A leaning tower of crème fraiche -smeared amaretti soothes the beast just fine. View recipe here .

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Rhubarb with Berries and Ginger

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The challenge: to grow Rhubarb, a northern crop, in Texas. Yanks love it in pies. It can also be in pudding or, with this recipe from Deborah Madison, made with berries and candied ginger. View recipe here .
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Essential Chocolate Cake

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Photo by Maria Robledo

This rich, intensely chocolate cake is the perfect dinner party dessert because it is both easy to make and seriously delicious. Like a little black dress, the recipe can be improvised on endlessly to create different effects. View recipe here .

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