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A Class That Takes the Cake – Kitchen Secrets with Karen

If you live in San Diego, you know Extraordinary Desserts as an iconic part of the city’s culinary scene. For more than two decades, Karen Krasne has created stunning desserts and pastries, gilded and gorgeous with her signature gold leaf … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks and Celebrating

Thanksgiving is spending days off with friends, family and football, but let’s face it, it’s really all about snacks and food. For me, it’s all about the dessert. Whether you make and bake things yourself or if you just want … Continue reading

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I love Paris!

I love Paris.  It’s a place where the most delicious and decadent things in life are celebrated: love, fashion, art, flowers, champagne, food, and, of course, pastry.  As home to the finest pastry chefs in the world, Paris offers desserts … Continue reading

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Extraordinary Layer Cakes

A luscious and lovely cake layered with delectable flavors and textures celebrates all of the good things in life. We are thrilled at Extraordinary Desserts that we are not alone in this belief.  For 2012, people can’t stop talking about layer … Continue reading

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My gift to you

The holidays are about giving and making those in your life feel special and loved.  As my gift to you, I am happy to share the recipe for the Toasted Macadamia Caramel Cheesecake.  Because of space restrictions, several cakes were … Continue reading

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On the road with Extraordinary Cakes

They say that the real work begins after your book is written and published.  Considering how much went into writing and testing Extraordinary Cakes, I find that hard to believe.  However, with that in mind, we have gone out with … Continue reading

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