Some say the spicy-sweet sauce in this dish is named after the wicked biblical temptress. We can see why.
Gougères (cheese puffs)—a traditional hors d'oeuvre served at French wine tastings—are enlivened here with a Southern twist.
This recipe calls for canned peaches but you can substitute fresh when in season.
The most famous mention of a Lane cake—a frosted white or yellow cake layered with coconut, dried fruits, and nuts—is perhaps in Harper Lee's novel, To Kill a Mockingbird, in which the narrator, Scout, describes eating one "so full of shinny it made me tight." "Shinny," in this case, refers to bourbon, which is used in the frosting of this traditional Southern dessert.
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