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Daring Bakers – Swiss swirl ice cream cake

A quick post from our vacation in the Netherlands to bring you this month’s Daring Bakers challenge. A pretty cake to make indeed this month! Even though I’ve made a similar cake 2 years ago (without ice cream but with … Continue reading

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Daring Bakers – Piece montée

Finally a Daring Bakers challenge that I made before the reveal date 🙂 This month’s challenge was to make a Piece Montée (also called croquembouche). I made the cake for my middle son’s birthday party so I wanted to go … Continue reading

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Daring Bakers – Dobos torta

Late again for the Daring Bakers challenge but not as much as last month 😉 Last weekend friends from the Netherlands stayed with us. Wanted to have the Dobos torta ready before they came on Friday but only managed to … Continue reading

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Lemon loaf cake with rosemary and honey syrup

The heat was a bit less the last few days here in Croatia so I managed to make this loaf cake for Got Milk? to celebrate World Breastfeeding Week. I’m glad that my little shmoopy isn’t too bothered with the … Continue reading

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Pistachio financiers with rhubarb compote

Another recipe I made to use up some of the egg whites I had left-over after making sirnica. Never tried financiers before and I was pleasantly suprised how good they where. The pistachio’s together with the beurre noisette gave a … Continue reading

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Daring Bakers – Rosewater cheesecake with rhubarb mirror

It’s that time of month again…Daring Baker time! (In case it seems so long since you last saw a DB challenge…you’re right….I failed to do last month’s challenge…) This month’s challenge was cheesecake, a recipe from Jenny of JennyBakes.com. For … Continue reading

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Vanilla apple cakelets

When my best friend C and two other of my good friends were visiting a few weeks ago, C asked (demanded 😉 me to make apple cake. Of course I complied 😉 Very simple vanilla cakelets filled with chopped apple … Continue reading

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