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Pies

Broken heart triple chocolate tart

This decadent triple chocolate tart is perfect for those who need a super sweet moment and an extra hug. Those who know me know that I’m not a big fan of hearts, flowers and smiling dolphins and I tend to orbit towards the world full of wizards, vampires and starships so when I was given […]

Basic recipes

Italian sponge cake with butter

Today’s post is Italian sponge cake with butter which is another basic baking recipe. It is a simplified version of the Italian sponge cake without potato starch with melted butter in the batter. This version creates a slightly drier, but always soft base, compared to the classic Italian sponge cake. This allows it to be […]

Soups

Creamy turmeric, potato and chickpea soup

Today’s recipe is a creamy turmeric, potato and chickpea soup. Absolutely delicious. Perfect for cold and gloomy days. Very rich in flavor thanks to the spices like ginger, turmeric and cumin mixed with the delicate flavor of coconut milk, potatoes and chickpeas. The soup is thick and velvety while its preparation is quick and easy. […]

Cupcake

Banana and cream soft muffins

These soft banana and cream muffins are absolutely delicious. I prepared them for the party at my son’s school. It is a perfect recipe for children or for those who love bananas in their desserts. These muffins as I have already mentioned are soft and delicate thanks to the addition of mashed bananas and whipping […]

legumes

Baked sticky lemon tofu

This recipe for baked tofu covered with a delicious sweet and sour sticky lemon and honey sauce is an excellent example that those who are convinced that recipes with tofu do not taste good are wrong. A correct way to treat and cook tofu guarantees a tasty and also healthy dish. In this version I […]

Dessert

Lemon olive oil cream cheese dessert

Today I made for you a very simple recipe for a delicious dessert with cream cheese and lemon olive oil. This dessert is quick and easy to prepare. The crunchy base inside the jar is made with simple cookie crumble. The cream has compact consistency similar to a cheesecake. It is garnished with a thin […]

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 […]