Month: July 2013


The best pita bread, because it’s BBQ time!

During my bread demo given to some of my friends, I have made these pita pockets and they were gone before the dips were finished


Spiced carrot and curry dip

A few weeks back, I have given a bread making demo to some of my friends here in Neustadt. I also had to bring the


A good guacamole recipe

Since I just posted tortilla recipe as well as corn chips recipe, I’m thinking why not share a few dips as well. Guacamole comes in


Healthy homemade corn chips

Since I have made a batch of corn tortillas and we are just 2 adults and a baby, there was some leftovers which I kept


Corn tortilla recipe vs flour tortilla: recipes and thoughts

I have finally made my first corn tortilla batch! I just got hold of the yellow cornmeal for the purpose. I was just at a

Snacks and nibbles

Moroccan Mustard and cheese biscuits

I think I’ve posted many sweets lately. So today is going to be a savoury snack/nibbles sort of recipe. Very easy to make and freezer

Desserts and cakes

Strawberry and elderflower cake

Today’s cake is a génoise , a syrup, jam, a berry fruit and whipped cream. Génoise (a sponge-like cake) was the 3rd thing I learned

Desserts and cakes

German Kirsch Streuselkuchen- Cherry streusel pie

The Germans love their streusel, there is a myriad of baked goods having this crumbly mix as a topping but also the same dough will

Desserts and cakes, Pastry, cookies and biscuits

Fondant fancies

Fondant fancies are a bit of a British thing!  Very elegant and since I just made them (and tasted them) for the first time they

Desserts and cakes, Pastry, cookies and biscuits

Tartlets-barquettes with berry cream

Last of our petits fours’ tray is going to be this recipe of berry cream tartlets or “barquettes” since we have used barquettes forms to

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