Tagged: ‘coconut’

Mom’s Coconut Layer Cake with Citrus Curd Filling

Coconut layer cake is a harbinger of spring cooking. My mother makes this cake with a whipped cream frosting and a mixed citrus curd filling, I believe originally a McCalls cooking school recipe from the 1980s. Oh that little bit of lime is excellent blended with the lemon and orange.

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So You Wanna Host An End of Summer Potluck-A Chat About Tips of the Trade

I get lots of questions about how to do a potluck and tips on giving a successful end-of-summer outdoor buffet party. Here are some off the cuff Q&As and a favorite recipe for entertaining.

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