Category: dessert

Tiramisu and its dirty secrets

Who knew that the key for paradise were a few ingredients and a brothel? Very random, isn’t it? Savoiardi, mascarpone, eggs, coffee: this is what comes to mind when thinking about Tiramisu. What the majority of non-italian speakers dont know, is that its name literally translates as “pick me up”. It is a curious name…

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When life gives you lemons

New Year’s Eve 2019, 23:59. Ready to celebrate the new year with a glass of prosecco and a resolution list longer than usual (this is what happens when you carry the same goals since 2014), I promised myself this would have been my year. AHAHAHA. Well so far it didn’t quite go as expected. But…

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Apple cake

Apple cake is one of my favourite desserts, so easy and so full of flavours! It is perfect with some cream, gelato or just a cup of tea! Ingredients: Flour, 250g Apples, 4 Sugar, 200g Milk, 200ml Lemon, 1 Fast action yeast, 1 sachet Vanilla extract, 1 teaspoon Cinnamon, 1 teaspoon Eggs, 2 Recipe: Grate…

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Ciambellone Nutella e mascarpone

Do you love Nutella? Do you love mascarpone? Great! Because they are meant to be together and this recipe will be your favourite thing ever! 🙂 Ingredients: Eggs, 3 Flour, 250g Milk, half a glass Mascarpone, 250g Sugar, 200g Vanilla paste, 1 tablespoon Nutella, one glass Yeast, one bag Butter for the tray Recipe: Preheat…

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Dessert hummus

Did you know that hummus can be a delicious, indulgent, creamy dessert? Me neither until a couple of weeks ago, when I read about it in a magazine. I honestly wasn’t too impressed, but then I started researching in several blogs and I decided to try making it. The first results weren’t great, but practice…

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