Category Archives: desserts

Simple Blueberry Lemon Cupcakes for a Special Friend’s Treat

I am currently in Germany where I have a very good and special friend. And as I like baking but not so much eating sweet treats, and she doesn’t like baking but loves eating sweets, I thought we could combine … Continue reading

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A Cupcake for my Easter Bunny

Carrot cake has, honestly, never been on the list of my favorite foods. But some time ago I tried a piece and I thought that it is not thaaat bad. Actually, moist and tasty. So why not to try that … Continue reading

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The Invisible Apple Cake

Some days ago a friend of mine found an interesting apple cake she wanted to prepare. Honestly I think she didn’t yet. But I was intrigued and gave it a try – gluten-free version. Seen on the photo the cake … Continue reading

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A Traditional Christmas Pastry from Naples

One of our traditional pastries for Christmas time are the mostaccioli or mustaccioli. They are cookies covered in chocolate with a soft or harder inside. The name comes from the original version when they were made with grape must (as … Continue reading

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Gluten-free Jaffa Cakes with Lemon

Jaffa cakes I have known in Ireland. The first year I came to live here I discovered them one day on the shelf of my favorite store. And they ended up in my shopping trolley/cart. Back in the car I … Continue reading

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