Almond citrus olive oil cake

My sister and I watched our mom try the olive oil cake we had just made. We held our breath as our mom looked up and stopped chewing. Worried that it didn’t turn out well, we waited for the verdict. My mom, however, broke into a big smile and exclaimed,
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Coffee Swiss roll

Thanksgiving break went by far too quickly, wouldn’t you all agree? There’s both good news and bad news. The good news is that there’s only one full week of school left, and the bad news is that finals are just around the corner. We all know this means that cramming
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Crossroads for everyone

Each residence hall-dwelling student faces a question that every parent will eventually ask — how’s the dining hall food? This Thanksgiving, you could tell them, or you could show them. We’ve created a guide to recreating some of Crossroad’s signature dishes so your parents can truly engage in the Berkeley dining
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Three layered cake recipe

No, this is not a wedding cake if that’s what you’re thinking. But to break tradition, why bake a one layered cake when you can have three? Be creative and bring your architect skills to the table! What you’ll need:  1 1/2 cups sugar 3/4 cup butter 3 eggs 3 teaspoons
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Blueberry lemon cake

While baking simple cookies and other quick bites during the semester may have been enough to satisfy our sweet tooth, with summer upon us, we at the Clog know we can get more complicated. But what should you make on your next lazy weekend? Luckily, we have an idea. Blueberries and
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Molten chocolate lava cake recipe

Baby, it’s cold outside! Christmas and New Year’s may be over, but that doesn’t mean that the winter cold has ended. This molten chocolate lava cake recipe is the perfect way to warm up in this chilly weather. What could be better than devouring oozing chocolate straight from the oven?
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Blueberry date bait cake

Berry season is finally here, which means we at Eating Berkeley are ready to bombard you with berries. Blueberries are filled with antioxidants, low in calories and rich in energy and nutrients, so why not stuff them in a cake? Our recipe for blueberry date bait cake is so good
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5 bakeries for your Valentine’s Day gift

The way to someone’s heart is, most likely, through their stomach. That’s why, this Valentine’s Day, we at the Clog encourage you to express your love and affection with the tastiest sugar-filled goodies. Here are some excellent suggestions of  bakeries around town where you can buy your Valentine the perfect treat.
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