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October 23, 2020

Lemon Bundt Cake with Strawberry Swirl

Posted on September 28, 2020 by in baked goods

Lemon Bundt Cake with Strawberry Swirl

This Lemon Bundt Cake with Strawberry Swirl is super easy to make, really just mixing wet and dry ingredients together en voila, all done. The Lemon Bundt Cake with Strawberry Swirl is kind of a play on the old fashioned pound cake. Pound Cakes were originally made with one pound each of butter, sugar, eggs and […]

Easy Raspberry Lime Coconut Bars

Posted on September 17, 2020 by in baked goods

Easy Raspberry Lime Coconut Bars

My Easy Raspberry Lime Coconut Bars are just the thing to have in your cupboard now when all the students and busy with exams. With a cup of tea or coffee, it is a very good incentive to keep them going for a bit longer. ThesecEasy Raspberry Lime Coconut Bars are very similar to these […]

Puff Pastry Berry Tarts

Posted on August 26, 2020 by in baked goods

Puff Pastry Berry Tarts

These Puff Pastry Berry Tarts reminded me of Spring and Summer and all things pretty. Well, it is not quite Spring nor Summer. Yet, these tarts are so delicious and quick to make, you can just pretend that it is already Spring. The Puff Pastry Berry Tarts are made with Strawberry jam, so technically you […]

Apple Fritters with Caramel

Posted on August 11, 2020 by in baked goods

Apple Fritters with Caramel

These Apple Fritters with Caramel should come with a warning. Do not eat while on a diet… of any sorts. I thought of an appropriate name and the first one that came to mind was: Death by Apple. The Apple Fritters with Caramel should however be on your to-bake list if you want to spoil […]

Green Tomato Tarte Tatin

Posted on July 24, 2020 by in baked goods

Green Tomato Tarte Tatin

A Green Tomato Tarte Tatin is not something you just make every week. It is also not something I want to eat every week. Making a Green Tomato Tarte Tatin is an event. Unless you have your own vegetable garden and you have access to green tomatoes, making this tart is an event indeed. Before […]

Pumpkin Cheesecake with Praline

Posted on June 5, 2020 by in baked goods, vegetables

Pumpkin Cheesecake with Praline

Pumpkin Cheesecake with Praline is utterly delicious. Never thought I would say this, but yes, pumpkin does work in a cheese cake. My Pumpkin Cheesecake with Praline had the family baffled, they could identify all the familiar spices, but they pumpkin flavor was too subtle for them to guess. I thought it will be to pumpkin-ny, […]

Rose and Pistachio Eclairs

Posted on May 26, 2020 by in baked goods

Rose and Pistachio Eclairs

My Rose and Pistachio Eclairs was not only so pretty, they tasted damn good too. The crispy choux pastry, subtle hints of rose water in the cream filling and the toasted pistachio to top it all, were just delicious. I made the Rose and Pistachio Eclairs over the weekend, but was not happy with the […]

Blue and White Iced Biscuits for Mother’s Day

Posted on May 8, 2020 by in baked goods

Blue and White Iced Biscuits

Blue and White Iced Biscuits for Mother’s Day. Yes, I still have a mother, I realize every year as I get older, what a huge blessing she is. The Blue and White Iced Biscuits was going to be wrapped in dainty paper with a lovely hand-made card and packed in a pretty box with a […]

My Favourite Pecan Pie – so far!

Posted on April 30, 2020 by in baked goods

My Favourite Pecan Pie

My Favourite Pecan Pie – I think I have it now. Yes, I tried many. I say “My Favourite Pecan Pie”, because it ticks all the right boxes for me. It is easy and completely do-able and the taste is just perfect. Not too sweet and it has lots of texture, so no mushy business. […]

Peach Galette – Step-by-Step

Posted on April 22, 2020 by in baked goods

Peach Galette

A Peach Galette – Step-by-Step – that’s right, I will take you through the steps. It is totally do-able, even if you think you are the world’s worst baker. I made my Peach Galette – Step-by-Step with the help of my friend, the uber-talented photographer, blogger and cook, Hein. You can see his amazing work […]