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  • Raindrop Cake Mizu Shingen Mochi
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    Raindrop Cake

    Raindrop Cake, aka “water cake,” is the hottest new dessert trend.  It’s certainly one of the most Instagram-ready snacks I’ve seen of late.  Also called mizu shingen mochi, the dessert appears to hail from Japan, where it’s…

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    Upside-Down Strawberry Bars (Butter Mochi)

    This week’s recipe, Upside-Down Strawberry Bars (aka Butter Mochi), was actually a mistake–a beautiful one, but a mistake nonetheless.  You see, sometimes a dish doesn’t turn out the way I had hoped, and I despair.…