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SPRING FESTIVAL IS FESTING!

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Spring festival is Cape May’s annual sigh of relief that Winter is over. This year we have a few new events that will get you in the spirit. First, if you’re a Downton Abbey fan, you can put your Easter … Continue reading

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Spring Festival

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Spring Festival is Festing! April 26 through May 5 is Cape May’s Spring Festival. The grounds of the Physick Estate will be hopping with live music, good food, and a crafts and antique show. Spring Festival also includes The Chocolate … Continue reading

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Chocolate Peppermint Cookies

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I made these chocolate peppermint cookies for tea at Leith Hall last week and Bill from Absecon paid me a great compliment. He said that they were the best chocolate cookies he had ever had, and he doesn’t even like … Continue reading

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Lots to do in Cape May in March – and you can always drink!

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There is lots to do in Cape May in March. O.K., you can’t lie out in the sun and bake, but you can stay indoors and get that healthy glow from the wine and beer events on both the March … Continue reading

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Chocolate Valentine’s Day at Leith Hall in Cape May

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Chocolate Valentine’s Day at Leith Hall in Cape May What could be more romantic than Valentine’s Day weekend in Cape May?  Valentine’s Day weekend in Cape May with chocolate, of course! We’ll be serving chocolate at breakfast and at tea, … Continue reading

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LEITH HALL’S LOVEABLE LUXURY POUND CAKE

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LEITH HALL’S LOVEABLE LUXURY POUND CAKE I often serve pound cakes for teatime, though seldom the simple vanilla version. Last week, our neighbor Arielle claimed that the chocolate chunk version didn’t count as the required chocolate dessert for tea. I … Continue reading

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Food, Wine and Victoriana – How Can You Resist? Call now for Reservations

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FOOD AND WINE CELEBRATION AND VICTORIANA IN CAPE MAY Food, wine and Victoriana This year’s Food and Wine Celebration is over. The Harvest Dinner, the Clambake, Chef Poon’s demonstrations are gone. And it’s on to the next festival!  At the … Continue reading

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Almond Chocolate Sandwich Cookies from Leith Hall bed and breakfast

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Our guests who just left Leith Hall bed and breakfast yesterday asked for the recipe for these almond and chocolate sandwich cookies that I served for tea – so these are for you, Stephanie and Michael von M . You … Continue reading

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Leith Hall Bed and Breakfast Chocolate Cherry Cake

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Leith Hall Bed and Breakfast Chocolate Cherry Cake I recently served this rich chocolate cherry cake at Leith Hall at teatime. Our guests asked for the recipe, so here it is. I bake it in a glass bundt pan, but … Continue reading

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IT’S A MIRACLE!

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Chocolate – Miracle Food? Those of you old enough will remember the 1973 movie Sleeper, in which Woody Allen wakes up far, far, into the future and discovers that the really healthy activities are smoking cigarettes and eating ice cream. … Continue reading

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