Category: Recipe

French Almond Pear Tart Recipe

My French Foray Continues! A french almond flan is a delicious little tart, filled with frangipane and studded with fruit. Frangipane is an almond pastry cream which is thick and creamy and perfect when peared (hehe) with pears and equally delicious with apples. Pear Tart Recipe Sweet Pastry …

Sweet & Delicious Pecan Pie Recipe!

Pecan pie is a sinful delight. There is just something about a flaky crust stuffed with a gooey filling, with just-crunchy-enough pecan pieces that spells perfection, no matter the occassion. These tarts are something that never fail to satisfy and hit the spot, and if I could eat …

Fall In Love With Pumpkin Pie Recipe

I have a love affair with every season that is so fresh and pure that I forget that my last great love affair (note: summer) is over and I rejoice in all that is new. Autumn owns my heart and I have ‘fallen’ for it all – the …

3 Mix and Match Chocolate Pecan Pie Recipe

This pie is about as close as it gets to true comfort food in perfect form. Whoever loves the store bought varieties will absolutely lose their mind when they try one of these, homemade with love, freshly baked and warmed from the oven, gooey centred, flaky crusted treats. …

Chocolate Cappuccino Cheesecake and Oreo Crumb Crust Recipe

Doesn’t that sound fancy? The texture is just as luxurious and the ‘cappuccino’ flavour intensifies the chocolatiness of this cheesecake just enough to make it ‘to die for’. For those of you in my circle of recipe-testers, there is no need for further introduction. But for those who …

French Almond Flans and Pithiviers Recipe

Today I will be sharing with you an easy recipe for Pithiviers and French Almond Flans. Both use delicious frangipane recipe, a delectable almond cream that is very yummers. The flan uses a sweet pastry crust, which is very easy to to make, but the pithiviers call for …

Bridal Shower Cupcakes Ideas Recipe

Sarah invited me to her childhood friend’s bridal shower this past weekend. Having never been to a bridal shower – and being a stranger to the obvious close-knit group of people I would find there, I decided to sweeten my first impression with cupcakes – bridal themed! So, …

Strawberry Rhubarb Pie Recipe

There is something quite magical that happens when the tartness of warm rhubarb is encountered on one’s palate, with the sweetness of freshly baked strawberries, their juices a formidable shock to the senses. Strawberry Rhubarb pie recipe is pretty darn good stuff. It is another simple recipe, that …

Delicious Apple Crumble Pie Recipe

Warm, cinnamon-infused, sugar-softened, melt-in-your-mouth apple pie is like having the best day of your life – in your mouth. My best memories from my dad’s home town in Iława, are ones where I am sitting at the Yellow Restaurant patio, overlooking the lake fountain, and eating ‘Charlotka’, – …