Yule Log: A traditional French bûche de Noël always looks just the right side of cutely enchanting, and there is nothing hard to like about its tender, melting chocolatiness. But I warm to it most of all for the rich pagan symbolism: it is no less than a cake-emulation of the log that the Norsemen would drag home through the streets to burn in celebration of the winter solstice and to honour the gods and hope, thus, to cajole from them a good year to come.

Yule Log

Yule Log: A traditional French bûche de Noël always looks just the right side of cutely enchanting, and there is nothing hard to like about its tender, melting chocolatiness. But I warm to it most of all for the rich pagan symbolism: it is no less than a cake-emulation of the log that the Norsemen would drag home through the streets to burn in celebration of the winter solstice and to honour the gods and hope, thus, to cajole from them a good year to come.

Yule Log: Freshly brewed coffee gives this dessert a subtle mocha flavor, but water can be substituted. The cake will crack slightly, but not break, as you roll it.

Yule Log: Freshly brewed coffee gives this dessert a subtle mocha flavor, but water can be substituted. The cake will crack slightly, but not break, as you roll it.

FAY RIPLEY'S CHOCOLATE YULE LOG RECIPE - Let's hope I can master this one, last years resembled something a lot less savoury!

FAY RIPLEY'S CHOCOLATE YULE LOG RECIPE - Let's hope I can master this one, last years resembled something a lot less savoury!


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Vegan Yule Log Cake. Recipe from https://docs.google.com/document/pub?id=1AZcEnyDvHQvJekMbe1jiU0q1frWRQzCO863aXsAOt_s.

Vegan Yule Log Cake. Recipe from https://docs.google.com/document/pub?id=1AZcEnyDvHQvJekMbe1jiU0q1frWRQzCO863aXsAOt_s.

Beaver Cupcakes

Beaver Cupcakes

Beaver Cupcakes- Perfect for Canada day!I hate Canada Day.(I have my reasons)

My coworker makes this for breakfast potlucks and its always a hit. Heats up well, too.

My coworker makes this for breakfast potlucks and its always a hit. Heats up well, too.

Pancakes made in muffin tins. Only fill the tin 1/2 full and it will create the crater when it bakes. Fill with fresh berries! Bake at 400 degrees for 15 mins

Pancakes made in muffin tins. Only fill the tin 1/2 full and it will create the crater when it bakes. Fill with fresh berries! Bake at 400 degrees for 15 mins

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