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Eating Out - March 8, 2013

A sweet tribute

Palo Alto baker turns her late friend's recipe into a cheesecake business

by Rebecca Wallace

Armed with cream cheese, raspberries and a secret recipe, Cherith Spicer is spearheading a venture that's part business and part tribute. At her Namesake Cheesecake kitchen in Menlo Park, she bakes and sells custom cakes from the treasured recipe bequeathed to her by family friend Cherith Lorraine Rickey.

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