It is a story by Patricia Polacco based on her memories of life on her grandmother's farm. The young Patricia is afraid of thunder storms and learns to overcome her fear by helping her grandmother gather ingredients to make a Thunder Cake, a delicious recipe for a rainy day. By the time gather and mix the ingredients, bake the cake, frost it, and add strawberries, the storm moves away.
After having read the book, i couldn't help trying this amazing cake which contains a "strange" ingredient; Tomatoes which made me curious about the final result !!!!
If you try it i am sure you will adopt it, i promise !!!