Kleeb lamduan are flower shortbread biscuits from Thailand. They are made to look like the lamduan flower. They not only look amazing, but they are quite easy to make and also vegan. Traditionally the biscuits are smoked with a Thai dessert candle. I didn’t have any, but it didn’t matter, as the biscuits turned out
Kolche ab-e-dandaan are cardamom and pistachio biscuits from Afghanistan. As they are made with oil, this means that they are also vegan. I found on a blog that mot-à-mot translation from Dari into English is “water from teeth”, as in “melt in the mouth”. I have to agree, these biscuits really melt in the mouth.
It’s been a while since I’ve shared one of my basic recipes. It is made from only a few ingredients, and obviously, you can change the type of nuts you use. I like pistachios and I think they are luxurious, this is why they are my favourite when it comes to this sort of cake.
This is my last bake for Great British Bake Off, as this week was the final. The showstopper challenge was a landscape. As I just got back from a holiday in Cornwall a couple of weeks ago, I thought I should make a Cornish Coast Cake. The brief said the bakers had to have three
I’ve decided I want to make owl cupcakes when I saw the idea on Adina’s blog whereismyspoon. From there it went to Owls in the Pumpkin Patch because I’m not buying the biscuits she used. The palm oil they use is not sourced responsibly. I’m boycotting all products that are doing this, buying instead from
I bought a tray for madeleines some time ago, but never used it until now, when I’ve made these Strawberry Madeleines with dark chocolate. This is French, so I’ve used a recipe made by Michel Roux Jr., as one can expect. It’s not the first recipe I made using his ideas, as I’ve made carrot
Pasta con Pesto would sound a bit simple to make its way into the Royal Recipes series. But, if you’ve seen the rest of the recipe in the series, you see the simplicity most of the recipes have. As always, I’m starting by talking about the history of the dish. This is not related to