After doing our annual family berry picking at a local U-pick farm I ended up with tons of strawberries. I did my normal canning/preserving, drying, and of course eating these delicious berries raw.
Still I found that I wanted more out of the pounds of berries we worked so hard to pick. Then I thought about that old American carnival favorite, Funnel Cake. To be honest I don’t like them much when we are at fair and carnivals, but homemade are my favorite. That is when I thought, “What if I could make a delicious dessert for my family by mixing these two ingredients!”
The result… DELICIOUS, Festive Strawberry Layer Cake!!! This is a new spin on the age old favorite Strawberry Short Cake.
These cakes are perfect for your holiday backyard BBQ or next dinner party. They are easy to make and will impress your family, friends and guests. Using simple ingredients and making each cake individual gives an elegant flare to an old time carnival favorite.
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I love food and everything that goes with it. I have spent more than 35 years in the kitchen, enjoying every minute of it. Okay… well, enjoying nearly every minute of it.
In addition, I have disbursed nearly as many years studying Wicca, Witchcraft, and Paganism. Combining these two interests has created a Magickal path where food, spirituality play brilliantly together.
My love of whole healthy foods, and unique recipes has also lead me to help run a local teen cooking program, where I teach kids valuable life skills in the kitchen. In addition, I teach different cooking classes for adults on subjects of making the time spent in the kitchen more enjoyable and efficient, recipe creation, and how to make cooking a part of your Magickal and spiritual practice.
From this, The Magick Kitchen was born. My journey with you is about developing a spiritual experience with food, far beyond the dull habit of consumption. We have a marvelous opportunity here to take a most basic-mundane task and make it Magickal!
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