No bake Strawberry Tarte – Tarte aux fraises sans cuisson – Erdbeer Tarte ohne Backen

I have come across a delicious recipe that looked so good that I had to make it! As always I have tweaked it a little bit to make it somewhat lighter and less sugary and it was a big success. We have done it several times since using also raspberries, blueberries, mangos etc. It's the … Continue reading No bake Strawberry Tarte – Tarte aux fraises sans cuisson – Erdbeer Tarte ohne Backen

Chocolate Ice-Cream – glace au chocolat – Schokolade Eis

An intensely chocolatey Ice-Cream that I love to make! Delicious and decadent! 3 eggyolks400 ml whipping cream200 ml milk60 g sugarvanilla150 g chocolate 72% (130 g melted, 20 g chopped) Put the milk into a pan and heat it. Mix the eggyolks with the sugar and the vanilla in a bowl and pour the hot … Continue reading Chocolate Ice-Cream – glace au chocolat – Schokolade Eis

Fruity Traybake – Gateaux Fruité – Obst Blechkuchen

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 juicy with a strong apricot flavour. They are obviously used in cooking and in … Continue reading Fruity Traybake – Gateaux Fruité – Obst Blechkuchen

Frozen Yogurt with Fruit / fruits / Obst – Thermomix

Request for frozen yogurt from my boys in a shop but I found it very expensive and laced with additives. I found the right recipe in a cooking magazine and it is perfect. You can do this with whatever fruit you want, I have done raspberry, strawberry and abricots so far - d-e-l-i-c-i-o-u-s!!! The recipe … Continue reading Frozen Yogurt with Fruit / fruits / Obst – Thermomix

Nectarine Flan – Flan de nectarines – Nektarinenflan

It's the season for picnics, enjoying the great outdoors, the sunshine, the beautiful gardens, parks and countryside. One dish I love to make for our Picnics, BBQs and general summer meals is the Nectarine Flan. It's easily made, perfect to be transported and so refreshingly fruity. For 6 People For the shortcrust pastry 200 g … Continue reading Nectarine Flan – Flan de nectarines – Nektarinenflan

Fruit Carpaccio – Carpaccio de fruits – Fruit Carpaccio

Very easy and simple ideas for a light breakfast, dessert or for a summer buffet 😊 Pineapple Carpaccio with Mint Sugar 1 pineapple, well peeled, the hard core removed 4 tbsp sugar a couple of mint leaves (the rough stem in the middle of the leaves removed) Cut the pineapples into very thin slices (works … Continue reading Fruit Carpaccio – Carpaccio de fruits – Fruit Carpaccio

Summer Slices – Tartelettes d’été – Sommer Törtchen

A little dessert or treat that I absolutely love are these summer slices. There is such a variety of fruit that you can present with them that it is pure bliss! Easy to prepare in advance they always have a huge success! Jam Roll 3 egg yolks 4 tbsp warm water 150 g sugar 3 … Continue reading Summer Slices – Tartelettes d’été – Sommer Törtchen

Sorbet Thermomix

As always I think that this recipe is perfect for the Thermomix but is easily done if you don't have one either. I just made this sorbet for my boys and it was a huge success!!So I juste wrote it down for you as I am still hoping that we will have a hot summer … Continue reading Sorbet Thermomix

Eton Mess

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 many variations to serve this but one of the big classics has to be the … Continue reading Eton Mess

Pavlova

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! One of the desserts I can quickly whip up that way is the Pavlova. Australia … Continue reading Pavlova