Browsing Category Desserts

Jaffa Sticks

One of my favorite combinations is orange with dark chocolate. When you add some biscuits to this great pair you get jaffa sweets. The smell of orange peel in a cookies reminds me on winter and Christmas. Regarding to that, jaffa sticks could be great sweets for this period.  Ingredients: 3 fresh oranges 200ml orange juice 200ml honey cinnamon anise 50g ground biscuits (homemade or…

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Ladyfingers Cake

  Ladyfingers or should I call it biscuit pudding cake? This is one of those instant recipes, where you can buy all ingredients. You need biscuits, whipping cream, milk, pudding, chocolate … all these ingredients can contain gluten, so be careful when you decide to make this cake. All products must be gluten free! When you get all ingredients, the procedure won’t be too much complicated.  Ingredients: 200g…

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St Valentine’s cookies

  Any cookie can be St. Valentine’s day cookie. The most important thing is to be made with love. In 18th-century England, St. Valentine’s day evolved into an occasion in which lovers expressed their love for each other. In Europe, St. Valentine’s Keys are given to lovers as a romantic symbol and an invitation to unlock their heart. Sweets are, in my opinion, much better way to express your…

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Christmas Cookies

It is all about the spices. When you think about Christmas cookies you can imagine the smell of the cinnamon and orange, ginger or chocolate. It can put you back to childhood, remind you of some beautiful memories or people. Every day brings new memories, so let’s connect some special moments with delicious tastes and unforgettable smells. Combination of spices and ingredients depending on your taste. This…

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Baklava

History of baklava is not well documented, but there is evidence that its current form was developed in the imperial kitchen of the Topkapı Palace in Istanbul. Today that privilege called Baklava, can have every house, even a gluten free one. Like many other traditional recipes, this one is also modified during the time. Here is my variation of baklava.. As you know, it is…

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Banana Cookies

If you didn’t try to add a banana in a dough, it is about time to discover that perfection.   Ingredients: 250g flour 50g whole almonds 2 bananas 150g sugar 100g chocolate 1 egg 100g butter Use an electric mixer to mix bananas, egg, butter, and sugar together. Add flour, roasted almonds, smashed chocolate and mix all ingredients with big spoon until you get the dough…

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Plum dumplings

First of all, you will need fresh plums! Then you can do the rest. The dough is made of mashed potatoes, eggs and flour. For around 14 plum dumplings you will need: 2 boiled potatoes, 1 egg and flour (add flour until you get soft, compact dough).    Now everything depends on your taste. If you like more dough, you will use more dough for one…

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