Posts tagged "cake"
Gooey Butter Cake is the Sweet Signature of St. Louis

Gooey Butter Cake is the Sweet Signature of St. Louis

Baseball, beer and the 600 ft arch are a few of the famous things St. Louis is known for.  And barbeque ribs, too.  But how about Gooey Butter Cake?  Yes, it’s a St. Louis tradition with deep roots in this midwestern town. Legend has it, around the year 1930, a German baker added too much...
Let them eat cake in Alsace, France

Let them eat cake in Alsace, France

Crossing the Rhine River, which along the way divides the countries of Germany and France, is the popular wine growing area of Alsace, France.  Well known white wines such as Rieslings and Gewurztraminer are produced in this area because of the conducive climate and soil.  And, some of the vineyards on the hillside are still cultivated...
Yes, I will eat cake!

Yes, I will eat cake!

I happily remember my first whipped cream cake and have devoured many of the luscious layered cakes filled with custard and raspberry in thirty something years. Grove Pastry Shop is the shining star in Lemon Grove for baking creamy cakes, buttery pastries and yeasty breads. Owner Teresa Johnson is gratified they bake and decorate from...