Jewish Journal

Gabriella Gershenson

  • Roll It, Pat It and Mark It With a ‘B’

    April 7, 2005 | 8:00 pm

    For the birthdays of each of her grandchildren, Babulinka used to bake a krendel, a traditional Latvian cake in the shape of a B. The classic shape was really a figure eight; it just looked like a B to Babulinka's youngest grandchild, and so it became "the B cake."

    The cake isn't...