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Chocolate and coconut Brownies

Is a variation on normal brownie recipe. Because did not have all the ingredients of the original recipe and Luca was begging me to make a cake . Also I had to use some of the chocolate from all the Easter eggs the boys got given for Easter. Ingredients: 180 grams dark chocolate 180 grams of margarine *… Read more »

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Apple and Almond tart

pastry 50 gr of margarine * 50 gr of sugar 150 gr of flour 1 tablespoon ground almonds Filling 50 gr of margarine 100 gr of sugar 100 gr of ground almonds 1 egg 1 large apple peeled and sliced To make the pastry mix all the ingredients together in the foodprocesor until it is… Read more »

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Making a birthday cake

With Easter it was also the birthday of my mother in law. And as I like to cook and am not to bad in making cakes I thought I make her a birthday cake. First i baked 2 heart shape cakes, The recipe i used for that is 225 g flour 2 tsp baking powder 225… Read more »

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Apple pie

Ingredients 250 gr flour 200 gr margarine cut in little pieces * 8 teaspoons of icewater pinch of salt 1 1/2 kilo apples 80 gr sugar 2 teaspoons of lemon juice 2 teaspoons of ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon of ground ginger 1 egg yolk baking tin of 30 cm Mix the flour,salt and margarine then… Read more »

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Torta rustica (ie my spinanch and chicory pie)

1 tablespoon of olive oil 1 shallot chopped pinch of chili pepper 150 gram frozen spinach 150 gram frozen chicory 3 eggs 250 ricotta (I used the one from sheep milk) salt and pepper to taste ready made puff pastry (I know i am lazy) baking tin Defrost the spinach and chicory.(I usually defrost it for… Read more »

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Tiramisu alla fragole

This is one of our favorites when there are fresh strawberries available. Ingredients 500 gr of marscapone 200 ml cream 150 gr sugar 500 gr strawberries washed and cut in half a pack of savoiardi 2 cups of coffee a glass bakingdish First you mix the marscapone with the cream and the sugar untill smooth…. Read more »