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Olive Oil Cake

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kathryn Dec 20, 2009 05:47 PM

I had a wonderfully fluffy and moist slice of olive cake at La Colombe this week -- apparently it's supplied by a baker in Brooklyn who also supplies Glass Shop. Most excellent and with sugary top that tasted of fresh citrus zest! Delicious.

I'm also a fan of the olive oil cake at Abraco. Have yet to try the versions at Locanda Verde's bakery or Frankie's Sputino (available at Stumptown in the Ace Hotel). Yum!

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    trixareforkids Dec 21, 2009 03:41 AM

    Bar Stuzzichini features one on the dessert menu.

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      lawstud Dec 20, 2009 08:30 PM

      Love the olive oil cake at Abraco and the olive oil cookies are to die for. I wish they'd expand, but that would be the end of its charm.

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