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Floating island

By on 16. September, 2018
Floating Island dessert

Floating island dessert, aka Ile flottante, aka Eufs à la neige, is a light, delicious French dessert made of creme anglaise and poached meringues. Silky vanilla sauce coating the super light and fluffy poached meringue that feels like eating a cloud. Add butter biscuits to give some texture and sweetness and you have a recipe for happiness. Maybe […]

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Cinnamon roll cheesecake

By on 30. November, 2017

Oh wow. The first cheesecake recipe on my blog. It’s not that I don’t love me a good cheesecake, it’s actually one of my fav desserts, but it’s such an everyday classic dessert that I haven’t got around to making it. Although I have a recipe for my poppy seed and curd bars on the […]

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Pavlova

By on 7. March, 2017

O my! Had I known pavlova is a such a wonderful dessert, I would’ve made it long ago. The important thing now is that I know exactly what to make when I have leftover egg whites. There was a traditional carnival happening here a few weeks back and I had to make some doughnuts and […]

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Birthday queen vanilla

By on 19. February, 2017

Hi. I’m a vanilloholic and this is my vanilla birthday cake. Well, one year is around and I expressed my feelings towards birthdays and getting older in the last years post about my  vanilla funfetti birthday cake. I did bake myself a pre-birthday cake (who does that?), and I will post the recipe for it next […]

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Snowballs

By on 15. January, 2017

These cute, little cookies are a delicious winter treat. The texture is very light and crumbly with crunchy nuts. After that, they melt in your mouth. You can use toasted almonds, walnuts, pine nuts, pistachios or hazelnuts. You could also substitute the nuts with chocolate chips and use various spices, but today I’m presenting roasted […]

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Apple and cinnamon crumble cake

By on 5. November, 2016

When somebody says autumn I hear cinnamon, apples, pears and pies. Late summer and early fall, those are my favorite months. All the pretty, colorful leaves falling and everywhere on the ground, ughh, what a lovely sight. It’s also a season when you can be dressed the nicest because the temperatures allow you to layer […]

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