Apple Pie

Currently Reading: Gabriel’s Rapture (Gabriel’s Inferno #2) and Gabriel’s Redemption (Gabriel’s Inferno #3) by Sylvain Reynard

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“Julia spoke briefly to Tom on the phone, exacting his promise that he would arrive around three o’clock in order to participate in the gift exchange, then she and Rachel parked themselves in the kitchen to peel apples for a pair of pies.  Rachel had cheated and bought the pastry, but had removed it from its Pillsbury packaging, and placed it between layers of plastic wrap in the refrigerator so no one would know.”

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“Rachel examined the apple pies on the center island, testing their temperature with her finger. ‘Grab a knife, Jules.  Let’s sample these pies.'”

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Tiramisu Cupcakes

Currently Reading:  Gabriel’s Inferno (Gabriel’s Inferno #1) by Sylvain Reynard

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“Picking up a fork, she loaded it with tiramisu and arched an expectant eyebrow at him.  “Close your eyes.”  Gabriel did as he was told, and she delicately slipped the fork between his lips.  He hummed loudly.”

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Chocolate Biscotti

Currently Reading: Gabriel’s Inferno (Gabriel’s Inferno #1) by Sylvain Reynard

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“She accepted his invitation graciously and was rewarded later with tiramisu, espresso, biscotti, grappa, and finally a small chocolate Baci, in leisurely succession.  Professor Emerson was not rewarded with these delights, and so he just sat there, brooding, as he watched Ms. Mitchell enjoy herself.”

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