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King Cake, A Seasonal Delight

King Cake is a seasonal delight, enjoyed from the Feast of the Three Kings, or Epiphany, on January 6th , throughout Carnival season, ending in Mardi Gras.

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Moravian Sugar Cake

Nancie McDermott shares an easy recipe for an Old Salem, North Carolina classic: Moravian Sugar Cake.

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Nancie McDermott’s Orange Slice Cake

Picture a standard pound cake, studded with chopped dates and chopped pecans. Now imagine the cake-maker adding a handful each of shredded coconut and chopped gumdrops.

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Nancie McDermott’s Cinnamon Pecan Coffee Cake

Consider this cake for Thanksgiving weekend, for any time you have company, for the first School’s Out morning of the December vacation, for a little tailgate party before the Holiday Parade.