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Bake the Book: Rhubarb Pie with Almond Paste

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Rhubarb pie is a keenly seasonal dessert, memorable for both its flavor and summertime debut. Home Made Summer takes advantage of that with a recipe for a sweetly spiced pie starring the stalk, supported by a cast of nutmeg, cinnamon, orange zest and almond paste. More

Rhubarb Pie with Almond Paste

Serious Eats Emma Kobolakis 5 comments

Home Made Summer's rhubarb pie takes cinnamon and nutmeg-spiced rhubarb with orange zest and almond paste and envelops it in a pie crust. Bake until delicious. More

Bake the Book: Prosecco and Elderflower Jelly with Melon

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Jelly? For dessert? But of course. Forget boxed flavors; sparkling wine and elderflower syrup give this Home Made Summer dessert plenty of adult flavor. More

Prosecco and Elderflower Jelly with Melon

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According to Home Made Summer author Yvette van Boven, every children's party in Ireland served jelly and cream for dessert. The combination wasn't a favorite, but the memory of refreshingly jiggly jelly stuck. This version has a flowery, delicate flavor bubbled up with prosecco. Adding edible flowers is the final, lovely touch. More

Bake the Book: Coconut & Lime Cheesecake

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Creamy, refreshing, tangy and sweet are key words for summer dessert. Home Made Summer combines them all into one cheesecake. Coconut and lime come together to make a unique cheesecake with a crunchy cookie crust. More

Coconut & Lime Cheesecake

Serious Eats Emma Kobolakis 2 comments

Home Made Summer combines the tang of lime and tropical richness of coconut to make a cheesecake that pleases the eyes as much as the palate. More

Bake the Book: Negroni Fig Ice Pops

Sweets Emma Kobolakis 3 comments

Though Home Made Summer has plenty of recipes for drinks, only one has crossed into dessert territory. With chewy sweet bits of fig and that familiar taste of vermouth, this is a cocktail you can linger over—in a different way. More

Bake the Book: Home Made Summer

Sweets Emma Kobolakis 192 comments

Unlike its sisters (the acclaimed Home Made and Home Made Winter), Home Made Summer was made to entertain. It's written as an homage to the summers van Boven and her husband have spent in Provence, surrounded by friends, family, and ludicrously fresh produce. More

Negroni Fig Ice Pops

Serious Eats Emma Kobolakis 1 comment

Home Made Summer has a whole chapter devoted to drinks. This one is a drink dessert: a frozen Negroni with pieces of fig. Boozy and sweet, it's an ideal end to a summer meal. More

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