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legumes

Red bean and lentil baked meatballs

These baked vegan red bean and lentil meatballs are our favorite meatless meatballs. Soft, super fragrant and flavourful thanks to the addition of mixed spices such as rosemary, oregano, paprika and fennel seeds. The mix of mushrooms and lentils as always is very successful and the addition of soy sauce and tomato paste adds depth […]

Pies

Gianduia chocolate panna cotta tart

I prepared this tart with honey and spices filled with delicious gianduia chocolate panna cotta as a gift for my friends. The tart shell is a version of honey cookie with ginger, cinnamon and nutmeg. The spices make this cake fragrant while the addition of dark cocoa powder adds depth of flavor. The filling as […]

condiments

Cured egg yolks – how to make grated egg yolks

The salt and sugar cured egg yolks is a surprising condiment that will truly amaze you. These yolks are perfect to be grated over pasta or over grilled asparagus or over a toast with avocado. This recipe may seem a little strange to you but you have to trust me. I assure you that this […]

Cakes

Pain d’épices – French honey and spice bread

Today I would like to present to you a traditional and original French recipe for spice bread – pain d’épices. This cake is often associated with the Christmas season but these days it is present all year round. In the past this spicy bread was created with the use of sourdough but in modern times […]

condiments

Homemade mixed spice for mulled wine and Christmas cookies

Have you ever wondered how mixed spice for mulled wine or for Christmas cakes and cookies are made? It is a simple, aromatic and intense mix of spices that generally adds that fantastic smell and taste to different types of Christmas recipes such as French pain d’épices, German lebkuchen, Polish piernik or other types of […]

Pies

Walnut pie with golden syrup and rum

This fabulous walnut pie with golden syrup was born from the desire to taste the traditional American pecan pie. After consulting some virtual American friends, I discovered that I can recreate this delicious tart at home. I have replaced pecans with walnuts which, in addition to having a slightly soft texture similar to pecans, can […]

Brioches

Poppy seed brioche with tangerine marmalade

Today I have prepared for you this soft and delicious poppy seed brioche with tangerine marmalade. The dough I used is my already tested recipe for soft mascarpone dough which makes it delicate and with a slight milk aftertaste. Poppy seeds add a delicious crunchiness and a particular flavor. These small brioches are perfect for […]

finger food

Puff pastry stars stuffed with Italian caponata

Puff pastry stars stuffed with Italian caponata is a recipe born from the inspiration of the moment. This is the time of year that every self-respecting blogger must prepare at least one super fun and delicious Christmas recipe and I don’t intend to be outdone. I opened my fridge, I looked at the puff pastry, […]

Basic recipes

Molly cake – whipped cream sponge cake

Today with this whipped cream molly cake I would like to welcome you to my new section dedicated to basic baking and pastry recipes. This type of cake is a very soft and easy to prepare sponge cake that use whipped cream in the batter. The idea comes from the brilliant mind of a famous […]

Porridge

Apple and caramel porridge

Today’s recipe is a hot breakfast recipe: apple and caramel porridge. A healthy autumn recipe but which is also super sweet and delicious. Oat flakes are cooked in milk until they become soft, warm and thick and then they are garnished with pan-seared apples. I like to spoil myself so I added a super simple […]