Category Archives: desserts

More for friends than for myself.. desserts are an important ‘social media’ as well

A Pumpkin Bundt Cake for Coffee Klatch

Bundt Cake – I always thought what a strange name. And the spelling is even more interesting as it seems to be German. Which I found out, is right. The Bundt cake is inspired by the German-speaking countries Gugelhupf cake. … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Spice Bites for Halloween

There are two ‘fruits’ I love in fall: pumpkin and chestnut. Both are so tasteful, they are warming and very versatile. For the pumpkin spice bites I took inspiration on two different blog-posts: for the cake batter I changed the … Continue reading

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Ice Cream in a Chocolate Coat

Summertime and ice cream – there is no way to avoid this cool treat. I have a friend visiting me for a few weeks and she asked me about ice cream. I thought that it is a good idea and … Continue reading

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Until the Last Crumb – about a Fig Tart that disappeared in Minutes

To my surprise this year I had some figs big enough to harvest. I didn’t wait this time until the birds had their fig parties – I picked them even though they could stay a little longer to be more … Continue reading

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The Top on the Bottom, the Bottom on the Top – Upside-Down Pineapple Cake

I have heard of it but actually never tried an upside-down cake. I know about upside-down apple cake. We had my Honey’s parents over for lunch and as he wanted to prepare the lunch I had the dessert on my … Continue reading

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