Moist Chocolate Cake – Moelleux au Chocolat – Butterweicher Schokoladekuchen

Written in English - en dessous écrit en Français - darunter geschrieben in Deutsch A recipe that in Belgium every chocolate lover knows by heart is the one for the famous "Moelleux au Chocolat" from the cookbook "La cuisine à quatre mains". Even my husband who usually leaves patisserie to me, knows this one by … Continue reading Moist Chocolate Cake – Moelleux au Chocolat – Butterweicher Schokoladekuchen

Fruity Traybake – Gateaux Fruité – Obst Blechkuchen

Written in English - en dessous écrit en Français - darunter geschrieben in Deutsch In Austria we have a variety of apricots that has gained EU protection in 1996 and and the region it grows in, the Wachau, is a World Heritage site. These apricots or "Marillen" as they are called are exceptionally sweet and … Continue reading Fruity Traybake – Gateaux Fruité – Obst Blechkuchen

Pizza-Snails – Escargots Pizza – Pizza Schnecken

Written in English - en dessous écrit en Français - darunter geschrieben in Deutsch Almost everybody loves pizza, whatever the age, but let's face it, they are not easily eaten on the go. Portable food is always useful, especially when you have excursions, picnics or when you are travelling. That is why these Pizza Snails … Continue reading Pizza-Snails – Escargots Pizza – Pizza Schnecken

Eton Mess

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch The British summer is coming closer and with it the hot weather, the roses, the lush gardens, the Wimbledon tennis tournament and with that the Great British classic, the mix of red juicy strawberries and thick onctuous cream. There are … Continue reading Eton Mess

Pavlova

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch I do very often have leftover eggwhites after my baking. As I hate wasting them I have started freezing them individually in an ice cube tray in order to have egg whites when I need them. This works absolutely beautifully! … Continue reading Pavlova

Buttercookies – Petits Beurre – Butterkekse

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch Just a very simple recipe today but it is a favourite with my boys! The buttercookies are very simple to make and are perfect to entertain little ones, before and after! Recipe butter cookies 100 g sugar 200 g butter … Continue reading Buttercookies – Petits Beurre – Butterkekse

Crunchy Iced Easter Lamb Cake – Cake Agneau Pascal Croustillant – Knuspriger Osterlamm Kuchen mit Schokoguss

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch One thing we always, always have for Easter in Austria and Germany is the Easter Lamb! And I am not talking about the lamb roast but about the lamb cake ! As I have seen the mould being sold over … Continue reading Crunchy Iced Easter Lamb Cake – Cake Agneau Pascal Croustillant – Knuspriger Osterlamm Kuchen mit Schokoguss

Chocolate Sour-Cream Insert-Cake – Gateaux à insert au chocolat et à la crème épaisse – Schokolade Sauerrahm Bausteinkuchen

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch I love this cake for its soft texture and its surprise in the centre! It can be adapted for all sort of seasons or events as the insert can be anything you like. Here I have chosen a lamb for … Continue reading Chocolate Sour-Cream Insert-Cake – Gateaux à insert au chocolat et à la crème épaisse – Schokolade Sauerrahm Bausteinkuchen

Brioche with citrus hints – Brioche avec des accents d’agrumes – Brioche mit Zitrus Aroma

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch On the weekends I love having fresh Brioche in the house. For years I didn't dare making one and excused that by saying that in any case the Brioche in our supermarket is just as good as homemade. Boy did … Continue reading Brioche with citrus hints – Brioche avec des accents d’agrumes – Brioche mit Zitrus Aroma

Churros (Spanish sweet fried treat – gourmandise espagnol – frittierte spanische Süßspeise)

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch Recipe for Thermomix but as always absolutely doable without it! I don't know many people who don't love Churros - these are a Spanish snack consisting of a strip of fried dough dusted with sugar. Normally this is just a … Continue reading Churros (Spanish sweet fried treat – gourmandise espagnol – frittierte spanische Süßspeise)