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Crumbs, a Costa Rican Bakery

My friend Shawn lives in Costa Rica, and recently opened his own bakery, called Crumbs. I was curious about what it would be like to bake American-style treats in a Latin American environment. Shawn was kind enough to answer some of my questions, and even shared his recipe for banana bread.  I think it’s evident

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Game of Thrones Revisited

In honor of my first podcast interview ever, I’m revisiting Game of Thrones cuisine here on the blog. Here are three recipes suitable for GOT fans and non-fans alike.


Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Here at FIG I show you my failures, my successes, and everything in between. Find out how my urge to bake something retro turned into a week-long quest for the perfect pineapple upside down cake.