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Basic recipes

Best cinnamon roll icing

Have you ever wondered how to make the best, delicious, sweet and sticky icing found on cinnamon roll or American cakes? To prepare the traditional and soft cinnamon you need to cover them with a delicious icing prepared with the cream cheese for example Philadelphia cream cheese. Its flavor is sweet but at the same […]

Dessert

Creamy homamade vanilla pudding

This homemade vanilla creamy pudding recipe is perfect for those who prefer not to use store bought pudding. A few steps and you can prepare a simple, rich, creamy and delicious pudding. Don’t let the idea of ​​making your dessert from scratch scare you. This vanilla pudding recipe is easier than you think. When I […]

Cakes

Marlenka – honey and caramel cake

Some recipes take more time and effort to prepare but guarantee a fabulous result and I assure you that this honey cake with caramel and vanilla cream is just like that. It is called Marlenka and is of Armenian origin but over the years it has had several names including my favorite “a man’s kiss” […]

Brioches

Baked Sun donuts

A few days ago I realized that I don’t have any Carnival sweets or treats on my blog but since I absolutely don’t like frying so I decided to make these baked Sun donuts. These sweets are delicious. They are lighter than traditional fried levened cakes. For these carnival sweets I used an old recipe […]

Cakes

Mexican chocolate Tres Leches cake

Mexican Tres Leches chocolate cake is a delicious cake soaked with three types of milk. Tres leches literally means “three milks” and this cake is a chocolate sponge cake soaked in a sweet milk mixture. It’s a deliciously rich and moist cake that always gets compliments every time it’s served. Covered with a delicious layer […]

Brioches

Jagodzianki – soft Polish buns filled with blueberries

These soft buns filled with blueberries come from the Polish tradition and they are called jagodzianki (transl. “full of blueberries” “made with blueberries” ). They are small fluffy and sweet brioches/buns with a delicate lemon aftertaste. Traditionally they are filled with wild blueberries that you can buy on the local markets during the summer season. […]

legumes

Easy and creamy chickpea curry

Have you ever wondered how to prepare easy, quick and creamy chickpea curry at home? That fabulous spicy dish that with every bite gives you explosion and a succession of flavors? I assure you that preparing it at home is absolutely simple and quick. All you need is a couple of fresh ingredients and fragrant […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]