Monthly Archives: November 2008

Daring Bakers – Caramel cake with caramel buttercream

I have to say that I wasn’t really thrilled when I saw this month’s Daring Bakers recipe even though I love caramel. It seemed a bit too much to have a caramel cake and caramel frosting. But I decided to … Continue reading

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Spice cookies

The good news is that I’m baking again! The ‘bad’ news is that it’s nothing fancy up till now ๐Ÿ˜‰ Besides the spinach quiche I made Patricia’s sweetened condensed milk cake, Dutch boterkoek topped with a layer of marzipan and … Continue reading

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Mustacudos de muez – Walnut cookies flavoured with cinnamon and orange

(in case you’re wondering half way reading this if I realize that my post is called Mustacudos de muez – Walnut cookies flavoured with cinnamon and orange….I do ๐Ÿ˜‰ I rediscovered some cookbooks that have been on my bookshelves for … Continue reading

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Apricotina – dried apricot balls with pistachio filling

The spinach quiche I wanted to bake last weekend will be baked next week. I was too busy and tired to make it. But I did manage to bake something and I liked the smell and even the taste ๐Ÿ™‚ … Continue reading

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Ricotta cheesecake squares with apples & blueberries

After my not so positive encounter with ricotta in the form of honey cheesecake I took the bull by its horns again and made another recipe with ricotta right after it. I found an easy recipe on allrecipes.com and decided … Continue reading

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Honey ricotta cake with sauteed nectarines

Before I went to Croatia I promised you the recipe of this cake. Sorry it took so long to finally post about it. Anyways…I kept on seeing this ricotta honey cake in this fun little baking book called Bake It. … Continue reading

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