Sabbatical Pastry Week continues! After watching Great British Bake Off, Xak decides raised game pie with hot water crust pastry and NO venison is on the menu for dinner.
For the last stop on our honeymoon, we visited The Tea Cart in Berryville, Virginia for afternoon tea including a delicious 5 course meal and some amazing tea.
We visited Caffe Amadeus in Indiana, Pennsylvania for some seasonal lattes and European desserts.
We visited Ridgetop Coffee and Tea in Sterling, Virginia and ordered croissant breakfast sandwiches, poptarts, and a whole lotta lattes.
After a successful PoGo Fest in New York, we celebrated Pokemon Go Global Fest in Reston Town Center along with a stop for diner coffee and more tacos.
It’s Sabbatical Pastry Week! For the first challenge, Xak attempts to bake buttery, flaky croissants for the first time ever.
We went to Randall’s Island Park in New York for our very first Pokemon Go Fest featuring raids, walking, delicious food, and a lot of painful lessons.
We visited Mocatinas in Leesburg, Virginia for afternoon tea featuring a three tier tray with adorable macarons, spinach puff pastry, and more.
Bread week is coming to an end and Xak is re-visiting a Great British Bake Off technical challenge: povitica. Will he have more success this time around?
After discovering the meaning of FROG jam and fond memories of fig preserves, Xak is inspired to try a new type of scone for part 2 of Bread week.