Tag: cake

  • CREAM CHEESE CAKE

    This is a cream-coloured one-layer cream cheese sponge with cream-coloured cream cheese icing (sprayed with pink lustre). It is the cakiest cake I’ve ever known, and it’s the most delicious. I love it like it’s my friend. I love that in this raucous world, where 8,000 useless recipes are published every day, we found each […]

  • PASTELERÍA IDEAL

    I’m eating a taco al pastor after an accidental 4-hour nap and there is this squealing sound that makes the kid next to me drop his horchata. “Ah,” says Rich. “Camotes”. A man walks through the middle of the road pushing a wood-fired pressure cooker – a steaming turquoise metal drum on wheels. Inside it, the […]

  • PIÑA COLADA CAKE

    Never mind Negronis, or Old Fashioneds, or other cocktails that make my face screw without my say-so. Piña Coladas are the ones I want to drink when I’m on a lilo in Tenerife. And the ones I want to drink when I wish I was on a lilo in Tenerife. My mum and dad don’t […]