I had been growing up in Germany and obviously Thanksgiving had never been much of a big deal. Why? Someone actually asked me that… Well no pilgrims, no Indians, no Thanksgiving Day, that’s basically the explanation for the lack of it in an otherwise very holiday friendly German calendar. Now it’s one of my favorite Weiterlesen
Archive for category sweets
by Eva on November 13, 2013
Tastewise there is a lot going on with this cakelettes. They are little bundles of flavor, no doubt about that. Nevertheless I have to admit, I went somehow overboard with this title: white chocolate macchiato cakelettes with coconut flakes. What you read is what you get. Although all this different ingredients come together very well, Weiterlesen
by Eva on October 22, 2013
I am sitting at my desk and it doesn’t actually matter if I look to my right or left, there are piles of papers and notebooks everywhere. The stacks continue behind me on my bookshelf and even on the floor. All these pages are about food, they contain ideas, tips and tricks, but mostly recipes. Weiterlesen
by Eva on October 14, 2013
I told you, I would serve you a cake as soon as my oven is back on duty. The service guy gave us the pleasure of his company – finally. I have to admit I had been miffed about this situation. We are in the era where anything can be delivered in between 24 hour Weiterlesen
by Eva on September 26, 2013
What can I say? It’s sat but true. My oven still suffers from a mysterious case of an exploding glass door. There is nothing about good customer service if you need it, ya think? Yes this is sarcasm! But me uber excited about the approaching fall and the affiliated arriving of seasonal fruits like plums Weiterlesen
by Eva on August 1, 2013
It’s the Swiss National Day today! I have an ode to the Swiss cuisine on my mind, to tell the truth, I wished I had one. But I bet you are not honestly interested in my lyrics. You are here for the food, so am I. Swiss cuisine is so much more than fondue and Weiterlesen
by Eva on July 8, 2013
This post arrives you a little later than usually and I haven’t been very active on twitter, facebook or instagram either. I had been occupied. Kind of. Actually I haven’t puzzled out a very nifty excuse, so let’s be real, I had been soaked into a book.
I am slow reader with a strong believe to Weiterlesen
by Eva on June 7, 2013
I am about to leave town and country, my bags are packed and it’s about time. I waited many weeks and even months went by since I booked my flight. Soon I’ll be home at my parent’s house, my other home.
I am anticipating sitting at the kitchen table, drinking coffee while my mum makes her Weiterlesen
by Eva on May 31, 2013
If the little black dress would be a cake, it would be a pound cake, you can’t go wrong with a classic.
I have to admit that I never baked or even ate a classic pound cake, when I had been living in the old world, at least not that I know of!? The weird thing Weiterlesen
by Eva on May 24, 2013
Those days are over, no excuses for bad weekday desserts any more! Pulling back the lid of a yoghurt cup can not be the only easy dessert solution out there. May I introduce you? This is a baked pudding and it is here to help you out with this problem.
First: Baked pudding will surprise you Weiterlesen