Tag: dessert

No-Bake Tea Cookie Chocolate Cake (Chocolate Biscuit Cake)

No-Bake Tea Cookie Chocolate Cake (Chocolate Biscuit Cake)

Get ready for a chocolatey delight like no other! Our no-bake Tea-Cookie Chocolate Cake is a mashup of rich chocolate and the cozy vibes of your favorite tea cookies. It’s an easy, tasty treat that’ll make your tea time special. Let’s dive into the recipe […]

Transylvanian Chimney Cake

Transylvanian Chimney Cake

A quest to bake the Transylvanian Chimney Cake (aka Kürtőskalács).

Godiva Coffee Tiramisu

Godiva Coffee Tiramisu

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Godiva Caramel Pecan Coffee Tiramisu
Godiva Caramel Pecan Coffee Tiramisu

Look, I understand that everyone who puts his or her hand on a Godiva’s Pumpkin Spice and Caramel Pecan Bark coffee should instantly think of brewing it and drinking it as fresh or in a beverage of sorts. But why not trying these coffee blends in a dessert recipe like Tiramisu, and sipping freshly brewed along with it?

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The Humble Chocolate Tart

The Humble Chocolate Tart

Don’t be fooled. This humble chocolate tart is packed with enough potential to turn even the most chocolate-disciplined person into a dessert-ivore. So much more that is so easy and fast – if you read my previous post on baking short crust sweet pastry tart shells and you have two or three of them in the freezer.

Croissants – A La Julia Child

Croissants – A La Julia Child

How to make Croissants – in honor of my culinary hero Julia Child – and the Julie and Julia movie release on August 7 about her life.

A Birthday Menu

A Birthday Menu

Strawberry Short Cake
Strawberry Short Cake

As every caring husband would do, I wanted to get the perfect Birthday gift to my dear wife, cooking the perfect meal,  make her day, etc., and as every procrastinator husband does, I realized half day into it that I did NOT have a plan!

Luckily I went grocery shopping a day before so I had the ingredients but I had to improvise and this is the menu I came up with, preparing the whole dinner in little less than 3 hours.

So I was thinking slightly Italian given the fact that she likes Mediterranean simplicity, taste and colors.

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