Category Archives: Bay Leaves


Cuban Picadillo

Visiting Cuba is on our “bucket list.” The sooner we can get there the better, as it seems that time may catch up with them after all. Have you seen travel shows and colorful images? All the streets are filled … Continue reading

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Bay Leaf-Infused Pound Cake

When I was at the Spice Islands tasting in Chicago and plucked a bay leaf out of the jar, I was really surprised at not just how green it was, but also how fragrant it smelled. The leaves were from … Continue reading

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