A surprising award from my fellow blogger Serena
I went to check the latest thing posted by Serena at sfizi & vizi (blog in Italian but you can translate to your favourite language) to discover that she has nominated my blog for an award.
First of all, let me thank you for your support and your nice messages. One of them made me laugh, when you asked me the few days I disappeared whether I was still cooking.
- Thank whoever appointed your blog for the prize
- Link to the blog of the person who appointed your blog
- Share 7 recipes-desserts that have changed your life
- Nominate 10 other cake bloggers who want to give the prize
1- A Génoise (recipe in French): A sort of sponge-light cake. I learned how to make it when I was 12 in a very traditional way, using a bain-marie before baking it. It reminds me of my dad because he was the one encouraging me to try and learn in the kitchen. My father is gone (God bless his soul) 3 years ago, I miss him a lot everyday that goes by. At the time I learned how to make it, we were only using whipped cream and straberries to make of it the best cake that everyone will enjoy!
5- Moroccan almond sbiaats: sort of rolls with a homemade almond paste trapped into a crunchy layer of brik sheet, fried and then generously soaked in honey. You can’t beat that!
6- Baked cheesecake (recipe in French): mostly the ones with citrus or mandarine, blueberries or raspberries. Discovered in 2004 during my 1st trip to UK. Since I don’t come from a country where this is usual business, this thing had a wow effect. My first baked cheesecake was bought in Tesco somewhere in North England. It tasted even better than a homemade.
7- Checkboard cookies (recipe in French): I didn’t know we can plan with cookie dough until my sister made these when I was 16. I haven’t stopped since…
Now that I wrote all this, I’m overwhelmed with emotional memories…
It’s my turn to nominate 10 blogger-bakers. I should warn you that the list will have a multi-lingual aspect.
La simplicita di Isabella (Italian)
Cakes in the city (French)
Five euro food (English)
Priya easy and tasty recipes (English)
Tomato Sauce (English)
Cuisine Pratique (Dutch)
Bake fail (English)
Dulce se dolce (Romanian)
Delices de Red (French)
I wish you all good night lovely people!