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hook's cheddar


Some may say I’m a bit obsessive when I find something that I like (Barry). Whether it be a type of fruit I’ve never seen before, or a store that carries hard to find cheeses, I become an infomercial for a whole new set of things every few months. My friends don’t want to hear it anymore, so here it goes: Continue Reading

Pure Vanilla Extract

People often ask us how we make the simplest of things taste so good. Our vanilla sugar cookies are a perfect example of this, as they consist of the holy trinity of baking ( butter, sugar, and flour), with the addition of eggs, vanilla, and a pinch of salt. Barry has perfected these over time and although the recipe is so simple, the trick is in the ingredients that we use and the attention that is paid to them through the entire baking process.

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