Treats for Independence Day

By PASCALE PEREZ-RUBIN
April 12, 2018 20:31
Vanilla cream cake

Vanilla cream cake. (photo credit: PASCALE PEREZ-RUBIN)

 
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For a few weeks now I’ve been mulling over ideas for this week’s special 70th Independence Day column. Naturally, I kept coming back to desserts – tall, colorful cakes decorated with Israeli symbols – or fun, simple cakes full of fruit and chocolate.

But nothing really got me very excited. So I went back in my mind to the 1970s and 1980s and thought about all the cakes and dishes that were popular in cafés and at weddings in those days.

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