I can remember as a little girl, the sweet smells of this cake baking while I was upstairs and my mom was downstairs baking away as she often did. It's a complex smell to be honest. It's cakey, chocolatey, and nutty all in one. Very rich and very buttery all at the same time.
Did you know that the history of Valentine's Day goes back to Roman Times?
According to the history channel, "Valentine’s Day is actually named for two different Roman saints, both called Valentine and both utterly unconnected to romantic love.