Monthly Archives: November 2007

Cupcake hero – Cranberry and lemon cupcakes with cranberry whipped cream

This is my first time entering Cupcake hero. I’m not into the whole cupcake making thing myself but I love to look at pretty cupcake pictures on Flickr. So when I read about this foodblogging event by Laurie from Quirky … Continue reading

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SHF #37 – Carrot ganache covered and clementine curd filled petit four

This was not what I had in mind for the November edition of SHF. But if plan A fails, plan B just has to do. When I read that Leslie at ‘definitely not martha‘ wanted to see beta carotene packed … Continue reading

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Daring bakers – Tender potato bread

This month’s Daring Bakers challenge is from Tanna at My kitchen in half cups and a challenge it was, especially for a (practically) non-bread baker like myself! Let me start out by saying that I DON’T LIKE MAKING POTATO BREAD…there, … Continue reading

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WTSIM – Clementine and lemon tart

I have been baking all week for a high tea I organized for some of my dearest friends. This tart was one of the goodies I made and it’s also my entry for the ‘Topless tart’ edition of WTSIM that … Continue reading

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Another XL cookie with marzipan

Today is my parents 36th anniversary. I surprised them by calling this morning to tell them me and the boys were coming (it was a surprise because we’re not much into celebrating anniversaries and the like). Initially I wanted to … Continue reading

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XL cookie with chocolate marzipan and marzipan flowers

This is what I did with the chocolate marzipan that was left over from the chocolate hazelnut cake covered with marzipan. It might look like a cake but it’s actually a very large cookie with chocolate marzipan on top with … Continue reading

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Chocolate hazelnut cake covered with chocolate marzipan

This cake was the reason I bought Wacky cakes & kooky cookies by Gerhard Jenne 4 years ago…and yes, it took me that long to finally make it. It has never really been off my mind since I first saw … Continue reading

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