I'm sad to start off this post with a closing: Épicerie Brimbelle, the French gourmet shop on Shamrock just west of JTM, is closing. Times are hard for little high-end places, I guess. Hope someone has some worthy openings to submit.
This classic should be in every Southern woman's repertoire. A moist, delicious Chocolate-Mayonnaise Cake pleases crowds of all ages, and is the perfect dessert to bring to a neighbor, to a potluck, or to a summer party.