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Pastry, cookies and biscuits

Indulging Viennese whirls and more

While the spritz and the whirls are pretty much available accross the world under different names and different shapes, the Viennese whirls are a big

Pastry, cookies and biscuits

Earl Grey and lemon shortbreads, very very addictive and eggless

I think this blog has more sweet recipes than anything else, and I still have plenty of recipes which I didn’t have time to post.

Moroccan sweet corner

Aniseed pressed biscuits – Bechkitou be nafa’ – Spritz

Aniseed pressed biscuits are yummy little things dating from my childhood. But while living in Germany I discovered that they’re a big deal especially during

Pastry, cookies and biscuits

Almond jammy shortbreads

I know you know how to make biscuits..I’m just going to share with you a variation of a shortbread dough or as we call them

Pastry, cookies and biscuits

Haselnuss kipferl – Hazelnut half-moon cookies

  Today, I’m posting another Alsatian/German/Austrian recipe as part of the Weihnachtsgebäck (Christmas or festive season’s baking).   Since it’s the first time I made

Pastry, cookies and biscuits

Zimtplätzchen – Cinnamon biscuits

The Germans have a tendency to line up what could become a sentence to form a German word. Zimtplätzchen (the “ä” is as in tree)

Pastry, cookies and biscuits

Vanillekipferln – Vanilla crescents…Frohe Weihnachten!

It’s not a secret that I miss Germany. It’s no secret that I love baking. How about having a festive season with a German twist?

Pastry, cookies and biscuits

Jamie’s easy and tasty shortbreads

Everyone knows who Jamie Oliver is by now so I’ll pass on the introduction.. I just want to say that I have loads of respect


Baby feet and other things for baby shower

Hello there lovely people! It’s been a while since my last post. My 9 months baked cake showed up on March 16th! We were blessed


Almost "Digestive" biscuits

Ok, these are not copycat Mcvities’ digestive biscuits (my favourite, au passage). But I can tell they’re addictive as well. Besides, you make them yourself,

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