Tag Archives: orange

Daring Bakers – Blood orange tian

This month’s Daring Bakers challenge was an orange tian. I had never heard of tian before so as far as that was concerned the challenge was new. The components for this dessert – pâte sablée, stabilized whipped cream, orange marmalade … Continue reading

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Daring Bakers -Cannoli

I’m pretty happy with myself, finished this month’s Daring Bakers challenge on time AND finished writing about it in time to post it on the 27th! So this month we made cannoli. Not something that was very high on my … Continue reading

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Ginger and orange semolina pudding with blood orange sauce

Today is the first day of World Breastfeeding Week and like last year I’m organizing a food blogging event to celebrate. Joining is easy, just make a sweet dish that contains milk (either dairy or non-dairy). Could be as easy … Continue reading

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Sirnica (Croatian Easter bread) and some news…

This rich and sweet bread is baked for Easter in Croatia. Funny enough I’ve never eaten this bread before, even though I’m half Croatian. I guess it’s because I’ve never been in Croatia during Easter. There are lots of variations … Continue reading

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Winter tea blend

I made this tea blend as part of the care package I gave to my family to conclude Christmas diner. The blend consists of black tea, dried orange peel, dried rose petals and crushed cinnamon sticks. Instead of searching for … Continue reading

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Daring Bakers – Entremet

I wish I finished this month’s Daring Baker’s challenge on the day I intended: on Christmas eve. This was the evening I invited family for a Christmas diner. I already did some preparations to make it but just before going … 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 😉 I rediscovered some cookbooks that have been on my bookshelves for … Continue reading

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