Amaretti-cacao baked peaches

6 large peaches(ripe) 180 g amaretti 1 egg yolk 1 tb sp unsweetened cocoa powder 30 g butter 2 tb sp icing sugar for dusting Cut every peach in two(skin on).Remove their stones and hollow them out just a little using a small spoon. Save the scooped-out flesh. Preheat the oven to 170 °C Combine…

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Homemade crepes

Every home has its own recipe of pancakes, blinis or crepes. Here it is our family crepe style) The thinner the crepe, the more you enjoy it! For the whole family: 750 ml milk 150 ml sparkling water 2 eggs, beaten 1/4 tsp of salt 1 1/2 tbsp of sugar 3 tbsp of sunflower oil…

Peanut cookies with caramel

125 g butter(softened) 110 g caster sugar 1 tbsp golden syrup 95 g crunchy peanut butter 225g plain flour 125 ml caramel (or dulce leche) Icing sugar   Beat the butter, sugar, golden syrup and peanut butter in a bowl with an electric mixer until light and fluffy. Stir in sifted flour. Cover the dough…

Black and white chocolate bars

The combination of cocoa and cheesecake make their magic! Favourite! (for 20-25 bars) The base: 250g unsalted softened (not melted) butter 250-300 g caster sugar(by taste, I don’t like when it’s too sweet) 350 g plain flour 60 g unsweetened cocoa powder 1 tsp bicarbonate of soda 1/4 tsp salt The topping: 80 g white…

Apple-oatmeal cookies. Autumn issue.

  135 g unsalted butter, softened 135g soft light brown sugar 1 large egg 1/2 tsp vanilla essence 190 g plain flour 1/4 tsp salt 1/4tsp ground cinnamon 1/2 tsp bicarbonate of soda 1 your favourite big autumn harvest apple 60g rolled oats   Preheat the oven to 170 ºC. Line two baking trays with baking…

Venetian ring biscuits

Hey there, Just try these delicious biscuits which are typical for the island of Burano, next to Venice. 3 eggs yolks 100 g sugar 120 g softed butter Pinch of salt Finely grated cest of one lemon Vanila extract(or vanila seeds) -choose by taste 250 g all-purpose flour Whisk the egg yolks in a bowl…

White chocolate mini-tarts

The Pastry: 250g plain flour 125 g butter 3 tbsp caster sugar 1 large egg The filling: 200g white chocolate 450 g mascarpone cheese 150 ml double cream For the topping: 200g strawberries 200g raspberries icing sugar Place the flour, chilled butter, sugar into a food processor and pulse until it resembles breadcrumbs. Add the…

Aromatic apple fritters to make your family happy…

3-4 dessert apples, peeled and sliced into 3-4 mm thick rings 2 tbsp lemon juice 150 g caster sugar 2 eggs 150 ml milk 75 ml olive oil 250 g plain flour 1 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp ground cinnamon Grapeseed oil-for deep frying Icing sugar-for dusting Place peeled and sliced apples in a…

Say “Yes” to fruit mousse

If you want to stay fresh after dessert you have to choose mango-orange mousse. 2 large mangoes grated zest and juice of 1 orange 2 tsp powdered gelatine 60 g powdered sugar pinch of salt 1 egg white 150 ml double cream Halve mangoes,peel away the skin, remove the stone. Set aside 1 quarter.Put the…