Cakes

Rosy pistachio tart

Rosy pistachio tart

Hello everyone! The recipe I’m sharing with you today, is another variation on the frangipane tart and the Zahoriktorte I posted a while ago. I loved making those, so I thought I’d go for another kind, using a different nuts and jam and adding rose water instead of almond extract or vanilla extract. I’m not […]

Macaronitaart

Macaronitaart

Hello Everyone! Do you sometimes have a craving for something you liked very much as a child? Well I do. One of those things is the macaronitaart my grandmother used to make. It’s a baked thick vanilla custard pudding with macaroni, usually eaten with a generous dusting of icing sugar or a large serving of […]

Christmassy frangipane tart

Christmassy frangipane tart

Hello everyone! The recipe I’m sharing with you today, is a Christmas variation of the frangipane tart and the Zahoriktorte I posted a while ago. I loved making those, so I thought I’d go for another kind, using  different nuts and jam. I hope you’ll have a go at baking it. Let me know if […]

Zahoriktorte

Zahoriktorte

Hello everyone! Remember the frangipane tart I posted the recipe of a few weeks ago? Well, Bénédicte, Ann and I were invited at my friend Michaela’s Viennese home today. We went to the market together and made a lovely lunch. Yesterday, we were talking about the frangipane tart and Michaela found it a pity she […]

Frangipane tart

Hello everyone! A few years ago, I went to baking class. We made all sorts of breads, cakes, tarts and biscuits. I have always liked frangipane tart and was very happy to learn how to make it myself. A few weeks ago I had visitors and made the tart for dessert. They liked it very […]

Cupcake experiment – Coconut-Lemon-Cranberry mini cupcakes

Cupcake experiment – Coconut-Lemon-Cranberry mini cupcakes

Hi! When I got up this morning I felt like baking. During my chores, I couldn’t help thinking of what to make and decided I didn’t want to follow a recipe. I had a look in my pantry and came with the following experiment and I must say the cupcakes were very yummy. There was […]

Tiger / Zebra Cake

Tiger / Zebra Cake

Hello! I had some friends over for tea last Sunday. As it had been some time, I thought I’d finally bake again. Ever since I bought Lorraine Pascale’s book “Fast, Fresh and Easy Food” a few years ago, I wanted to make this tiger / zebra cake. It seemed so much fun when she was […]