Becky has spent her entire career cooking and baking, which are also her favorite hobbies outside of work. For her, time spent in the kitchen not only relieves stress, but is lots of fun as well. Becky’s love for baking began as a child, standing on a chair next her mom, adding ingredients and mixing up dough.
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Brandied apricots are tucked inside a sweet cardamom bread that's shaped in a wreath and sprinkled with pearl sugar.
Dietary Fiber: 1g
This smells wonderful and tastes delicious even without butter. Easy dough. I rolled half of the dough between 2 layers of "release" aluminum foilwith the plastic layer side inwith just a tiny bit of flour. The stiff foil kept the stretchy dough from springing back and rolling was very fast. Also it didn't stick. I used scissors to cut the three strips. Then made little bread knots and snakes with green cherry eyes and slashes to show the filling. The braid is very pretty and tiny white dots are cute. Colored dots did stain the bread dough which was interesting especially for the snake, but kind of strange. Good dough for kids.
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