Russian Black Tea Cake

Why is the black tea called Russian? Perhaps Russians drink a lot of black tea? Or it is because since I’ve known it from my childhood hiking adventures, it’s been served with a shot of rum. That sounds more Russian … Continued

The Best Chocolate Cake Ever

The Best Chocolate Cake Ever, seriously. Inspired by my favourite Chetna Makan’s Recipe. To be honest, you cannot go wrong with any of her cake recipes. I made many cakes of hers and I truly love them all. This chocolate … Continued

Juicy Poppy and Sour Cherry Cake

Have all and your beloved ones a very merry Christmas Time and a happy holiday in love, health and laughter. This year I provide you with a real festive flavour: ground poppy, preserved sour cherries, chocolate, rum and vanilla – … Continued

Beautiful Sour Cherry Pie

Do you know any other beauty that is so easy and delicious? Butter crust pie, homemade marmalade, some extra sugar, chocolate or nuts, nothing else, nothing more. Perfect – Beautiful Sour Cherry Pie. Note that this particular sour cherry pie … Continued

Christmas Gingerbread Roll

I remember when I have tasted this roll for the first time. It’s been a gathering at my friend’s, I entered the room and I smelled Christmas. The smell of gingerbread, spice, nuts, marmalades and dried fruits. I felt like … Continued

Festive Pâté with Onion Chutney

The rule number one with any kind of Pâté is the quality. I offer the basic and very natural Pâté, served on a baked garlic bread with my special onion chutney and cornichons. This one is a winner for any … Continued

Scrumptious Vanilla Layered Cake

Happy Birthday to my little one. As I previously mentioned my baby isn’t into sweets, especially not cakes. Weird I know, but it reminds me of the exceptional taste of my father. Therefore, I decided to please all of us. … Continued

Glamorous Pumpkin Pie

Two years ago, when someone mentioned the pumpkins, I was rather reserved. I didn’t really know what to do with them and I didn’t have the knowledge how to combine them with other food. Nowadays, I really did learn. Pumpkin … Continued

Basic Cookie Dough

There is plenty of a store-bought cookie dough in the package, but wouldn’t you dare to make one for yourself? It is incredibly easy and moreover, you are certain of products you put in it. That is a hero nutrition-wise. … Continued