Christmas

Juicy punch cake with spelt flour

Juicy punch cake with spelt flour

This is my favorite cake. It is the king among the cakes in our family. We fight for every single piece of this delicious treat at every family celebrations. Instead of fighting, I decided to learn how to bake it at home. I made few […]

Seafood tagliatelle with cherry tomatoes

Seafood tagliatelle with cherry tomatoes

To learn from the mistakes and to handle a difficult situation. Those lessons taught me this recipe. During Christmas shopping we have somehow forgot to purchase any fish for a Christmas Eve dinner (fried carp fish and potato salad are must on a traditional Slovak […]

Rich shrimp soup with coconut milk

Rich shrimp soup with coconut milk

This soup was part of our Christmas Eve dinner, last year and a year before. Hope that you will like it as much as we do. Shrimps, lemon grass and coconut milk, they all give the exotic taste to this soup. And fresh ginger with […]

Christmas gingerbread roll

Christmas gingerbread roll

Discover the traditional flavor of Christmas with this simple gingerbread roll full of walnuts, dried plums and home-made plum jam. You can fill the roll with whatever you like, but the classic combination is irresistible.

Whole-wheat gingerbread cookies with home-made gingerbread spice mix

Whole-wheat gingerbread cookies with home-made gingerbread spice mix

Can you imagine Christmas without traditional gingerbread cookies? I’ve already experienced it once, so I can tell that Christmas is much more enjoyable with them. To enjoy soft gingerbread cookies, follow this recipe. You can even prepare them the last minute before Christmas. Adjust the taste […]

Whole-wheat linzer cookies with redcurrant jam

Whole-wheat linzer cookies with redcurrant jam

Delicate cookies with spices and lemon zest accompanied by sharp redcurrant jam. That are my beloved linzer cookies. A classic that has to be part of our Christmas and Easter holidays. Make your own original recipe for linzer cookies by adding various spices – vanilla, […]

Coffee-quark cake

Coffee-quark cake

I love the smell of freshly grounded coffee beans, when the whole apartment is covered in this beautiful aroma. But unfortunately, I can’t drink coffee. Only once in a while. But, there is a great substitute for my coffee cravings. This coffee-quark cake! You can […]

Hazelnut cake roll with raspberries

Hazelnut cake roll with raspberries

I love cake rolls. They are versatile and you can make them before you leave to work. 🙂 And everybody loves them. This cake roll is fantastic, fluffy, full of hazelnuts and refreshing thanks to raspberries. Hazelnuts could be substitute with any other nuts you […]