Black and White Drunk Cake

Last few weeks were very eventful and I felt a bit tired so for this Sunday I wanted to do something fun but not complicated. This recipe is exactly that – light, fluffy, with endless potential for your own twist (cover it witch chocolate, add cherries, bake it as muffins, etc.) and for all of…

Yeast Spiral Cake With Cherries and Chocolate Cream

Because I adore yeast cakes and home made jams. Also, sometimes I’m just short for jars and in order to prepare new preserves I need to use something fast. That’s how I come up with delights like the one below. It’s ideal for a Sunday afternoon desert 😀 Yeast: 20g yeast 1 teaspoon of sugar 1/2…

OATMEAL BANANA BREAD

I wanted to recreate this recipe from the blog day one, but you know how it is. . . Too many ideas, only one Saturday a week  But anyway, finally here it is, a recipe for breakfast of the kings (and all analysts ^^). This particular recipe however, reaches the next level of healthiness….

Chocolate Mousse

It is said that chocolate is one of the most basic and most available aphrodisiacs. Not like I found any scientific paper that would confirm or categorically overthrow this thesis, however what is certain that chocolate’s chemical composition indicates that it might have some semi sexually stimulating properties. First of all it works as an…

CARRARINA RICE TART

I love Italian recipes. They are simple, amazingly tasty and I never get bored with rich flavors of all the ingredients. And those deserts… One day I will prepare my version of Italian classic – Tiramisu, but today it’s the last recipe from the unconventional series – Rice Tart from Tuscany. In Poland we have…

SPINACH CAKE

If you feel confused by the name of this week’s cake, don’t worry, I was confused at first too  I honestly don’t remember if I was a spinach fan since my early days or not, but now I could eat it all week long. For breakfasts (which reminds me! I need to give you…

POPPY-SEED CAKE

  As many as there is homes in Poland, there is just as many Christmas traditions. But I don’t think that I’ll be far from the truth by saying that Poppy-seed Cake is a must on Christmas Eve in most of them. You have to know that my family has a tradition of gathering in…

PEANUT BUTTER AND JELLY CAKE

This is neither the fanciest, nor the prettiest cake I have ever done but I think it’s one the most loved. Because who doesn’t love peanut butter and jelly?! I was just bored one day and in such occasions, baking seems to be my natural defense mechanism. I remember browsing through my cookbooks for something…

HALLOWEEN’S PUMKIN BROWNIE

If you have been to any groceries store lately you had to see them in all shapes, sizes and colors… It’s hardly a surprise that they are literally everywhere. After all, pumpkin is a queen of this season  When I saw one on a vegetable stand perfectly shaped and in a rich, ripe color,…

MY MOM’S CLASSIC POLISH CHEESCAKE

If you are in a baking business long enough you start to see a certain rules. For example with cheesecakes – do you know they are magical? I’m serious! They have to be. Otherwise how would you explain that when asked about what their favorite cake is, about 90 percent of people will pick the…

YEAST CAKE WITH PLUMS AND ALMONDS

People say that if you try hard enough, you’re capable of learning everything. I agree. Whether you want to learn how to speak Chinese or how to bake a perfect meringue, all you need are the same ingredients: motivation, patience, and practice. Since you’re here, I’m assuming the first part can be ticked off so…