Denise Geraci, Director of Catering on campus, grew up Jewish, but she fell in love with Christmas as an adult after seeing a variety of Christmas cookies in a tin. Now she makes her own and gives them away every year. The most important of the bunch, she says, is the Santa Claus cookie, which she bakes and decorates with Baker Dave.
A Temple original cooking show featuring Baker Dave, the pastry chef for Sodexo at Johnson and Hardwick dining hall and the Student Center food court. He’s been running the bakery at the cafeteria for ten years, so he has plenty of tips and interesting recipes to share.