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In the Kitchen: (Sp)icebox Cake

My uncle’s vocation may be complicated (law), but he’s not. At all.  He’s a man of simple tastes.
He likes red wine (and will cheerfully try any bottle I give him regardless of price), makes delicious macaroni and tomatoes, when he mans the grill he flips epic burgers, and his favorite dessert (at least as far as I know) is icebox cake. So simple- a concoction of chocolate wafers and whipped cream that just takes a little bit of assembly and after 6+ hours in the fridge tastes a lot like a chocolate cake. Continue reading