Three Alternative Wedding Cake Trends for 2014

August 1, 2014 How to make specialty cakesPastries in torontoUnique wedding cakes  No comments

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If you’ve never perused the website Cake Wrecks, you’re in for a treat. Or perhaps, a lack of a treat, because this website exclusively features unique wedding cakes that have gone horribly, hilariously wrong. One example is a lopsided custom wedding cake done in shades of green and brown that is unappetizing in appearance, to say the least.

Wedding cakes have been a part of wedding celebrations almost as long as people have been getting married — in various forms. In Ancient Rome, the groom would break bread over the bride’s head. In medieval England, couples kissed over cakes stacked as high as possible.

Prince Leopold, the Duke of Albany, had a wedding that more firmly cemented the modern iteration of

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What Is Hummus?

June 18, 2014 Hummus dipRecipe for hummusRoasted garlic hummus  No comments

Hummus

Did you know that the earliest hummus recipes were created in Cairo during the 13th century? However, it was not until the 1990s that hummus finally made its way to the United States after the Lebanese Civil War ended in 1990. This is because after the war ended, there was a large Armenian migration to the United States, and with the migration came hummus. But what is hummus? By discovering the answer to this question and finding out about hummus nutrition, it will be easier to understand why this food has been eaten for 800 years.

- What is hummus? Hummus is a dip or spread that consists mainly of mashed chickpeas. Hummus also contains tahini, which is a Middle Eastern sauce that is made from ground sesame seeds. Other ingredients can be added to hummus in order to enhance its flavor, such as roasted garlic, Read More