• Fanta cake
    cakes,  desserts

    Fanta cake – video recipe

    This Fanta cake is an amazing combo of soft an flaky chocolate sponge cake, vanillla flavored sweet cheese and whipped cream and Orange glaze. This homemade sweet cheese cake looks amazing and it makes the perfect choice for Christmas and for any party. This Fanta cake is rich and creamy, with a lovely Orange flavor.  A few tips  To make the perfect sponge cake, you should respect a few rules:Use fresh ingredients, at room temperatureUse a kitchen scale to measure the ingredients.Use a clean bowl and a clean mixer to beat the whites.Beat very well the whites, until stiff peaks formDon’t use the mixer when incorporating the flourDon’t add baking…

  • breakfast,  desserts,  Muffins

    Strawberry muffins – video recipe

    It’s strawberry season and making a batch of soft and absolutely delicious strawberry muffins is the best way to use fresh strawberries. These strawberry muffins are perfectly soft and moist and packed with juicy berries… They’re absolutely divine! And let me give you a tip: cinnamon goes great with these strawberry muffins! Only one teaspoon of ground cinnamon makes these muffins the best strawberry muffins ever. These muffins are also very easy to make. I think the most difficult part of this recipe is to chop the strawberries :). I used fresh berries because it’s strawberry season but you can also use frozen strawberries. If using frozen berries, thaw slightly, then…

  • cakes,  desserts

    Creme brulee-apple upside-down cake – video recipe

    So rich, creamy and absolutely delicious this creme brulee-apple upside-down cake is amazing! And it’s so incredibly easy to make using budget friendly ingredients. This delicious homemade apple cake is made from 3 layers: the first layer is made from creme brulee, the middle layer is made from apples and the top layer is a delicious cocoa sponge cake. And the best part is that the whole cake is soaked in a delicious caramel syrup! Yummy! To prepare this delicious creme brulee-apple upside-down cake you should start by coating the pan with melted sugar. Let cool completely. Meanwhile you can cook the apples until soft. How to layer the cake…

  • cakes,  desserts

    Peach sponge cake – video recipe

    This peach sponge cake is my favorite summer cake! Soft and fluffy sponge cake, juicy and flavorful peaches and a dust of sugar… Mmm, delightful! Peaches. Again :). I promise, this is the last peach recipe for this summer! It’s almost fall, pies season. Oh, I can’t wait to treat myself with a piece of apple pie or pumpkin pie. By the way, which one do you prefer, apple pie or pumpkin pie? For me it’s very difficult to decide so I take a piece of each :). But I was talking about peaches and sponge cake. This is such a great combo, don’t you think? The cake is sweet,…

  • cakes,  desserts

    Easy peach cake (video recipe)

    So flavorful, soft and light as air and topped with whipped cream, this peach cake makes the perfect summer treat. And it’s so incredibly easy to make and budget friendly 🙂 This peach cake is an amazing combo of soft and flaky sponge cake, juicy and flavorful peaches and whipped cream. It’s so refreshing! A few tips about how to make the perfect sponge cake. – Always use fresh, room temperature ingredients! Why room temperature ingredients? Because when at room temperature, certain ingredients like eggs, butter, and dairies form an emulsion which traps air. While baking in the oven, that trapped air expands and your cake will be soft and light as…

  • cakes,  desserts

    Crêpe cake

    Oh, how much I love crêpes! I love them filled with chocolate pastry cream, with sour cherry jam or with apricot jam. But a crêpe cake? Wow, that sounds amazing! This crêpe cake is a delicious combo of thin and delicate crêpes layered with vanilla pastry cream and bananas and topped with cocoa glaze. This crêpe cake is also very easy to prepare and the great part is that you don’t have to use the oven. To prepare this delicious crêpe cake you should start by making the vanilla pastry cream because it must be completely cold when you layer the cake. Homemade vanilla pastry cream is also very easy…

  • cakes,  desserts

    Sour cherry cake

    Soft and flaky sponge cake, vanilla flavored, plenty of sour cherries and a dust of sugar… This sour cherry cake is my favorite summer cake. This cake is a delicious combo of sweet and sour, packed with flavor and so incredibly easy to prepare with a handful of ingredients.To prepare this delicious sour cherry cake you may use fresh or frozen sour cherries. You may also use apricots, peaches, strawberries, cherries and so on. The main rule is that you have to let the sliced/ pitted fruits to rest into a strainer for about 30 minutes to release the extra juices.As regarding the sponge cake, you may find below the…

  • cakes,  desserts

    Apple and raisin angel food cake

    Incredibly soft and flaky, light as air and absolutely delicious, this apple and raisin angel food cake recipe is a keeper! I’m sure you’re going to love this cake! Angel food cake is very similar to sponge cake. The difference between the two cakes is that sponge cake is made with eggs, flour and sugar while angel food cake is made with egg whites, flour and sugar. I also added vegetable oil, for extra moisture.  This cake is very light and fluffy, like the food of the angels :). Such an amazing comparison! This apple and raisin angel food cake is also incredibly easy to prepare. This recipe doesn’t call…

  • desserts,  pies

    Romanian apple pie (video recipe)

    It’s autumn time (still) so it’s pies season! Apple pie, pumpkin pie or jam pie… It’s sooo difficult to choose one. But nothing compares to a piece of apple pie, cinnamon and vanilla flavored, with a dust of sugar, in a cold autumn day. I love apple pie more than any other pie and today I’m going to show you how to make Romanian apple pie. My favorite! 🙂 It’s very tender, packed with flavor and very easy to prepare with a handful of ingredients. I’m sure you’re going to love my apple pie! To prepare this delicious apple pie you should start with the filling. You may use any…

  • desserts,  pies

    Vanilla cream puff pastry cups (video recipe)

    When my kids saw these vanilla cream puff pastry cups their reaction was: “Wow! How pretty they are! Can we eat them?” :). Flaky, tender and so flavorful, these vanilla cream puff pastry cups are almost too cute to be eaten. But they also smell so good that you’ll pass over their cuteness and after the first bite you won’t be able to stop eating. These vanilla cream puff pastry cups are also incredibly easy to prepare. As I was saying in the meat stuffed puff pastry cups recipe, I prefer to use store-bought puff pastry because I save a lot of time. Vanilla pastry cream is very easy to…