16 avril 2017

Sicilian Ricotta Pie for Easter

Sicilian Ricotta Pie Ingredients1 frozen shortcut pastry (pâte brisée)Topping300g ricotta100g sugar3 eggs (beaten)Juice & zest of an organic lemonCandied lemon (chopped)Method Preheat oven 180°C.Roll out the pastry on a lightly floured tart tin.Prick with a fork all over & flute the edges. Cover with greaseproof paper & fill with red beans.Bake blind for about 10 minutes. Remove the paper & beans.***In a bowl mix ricotta cheese with sugar.Add beaten eggs & mix well.Add juice & zest of an organic... [Lire la suite]
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10 avril 2017

Chocolate-Coffee Cake

Chocolate-Coffee Cake Ingredients 200g black chocolate150g butter100g sugar50g flour3 eggs1 tsp baking powder40g instant coffee mixMethod Preheat the oven to 180°C.Dilute coffee powder in water.Break the chocolate bar & add 2 tbsp water. Melt in a microwave oven 2 mn. Add chopped butter & mix well. Then add sugar & coffee.In another bowl beat eggs & add to the chocolate mix.Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Pour the batter into the greased cake pan.Bake for 25- 30mn,... [Lire la suite]
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27 mars 2017

Chocolate Coffee Cake with Thick Cream

Chocolate Coffee CakeIngredients200g flour 200g thick cream 200g black chocolate 4eggs2 tsp baking powder 180g sugar40 g instant coffee mixMethodBreak the chocolate bar & add 2 tbsp water. Melt in a microwave oven 2 mn. Mix sugar with cream. Then add melted chocolate & mix well.In another bowl beat eggs.Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Dilute coffee powder in  milk, add to the batter & mix well. Pour the batter into the greased cake pan.Bake for... [Lire la suite]
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17 mars 2017

Spicy Avocado Cake For St. Patrick's Day

Spicy Avocado Cake IngredientsAn avocado 170g flour 2 tsp baking powder 2 tbsp olive oil2 slices of ham ( finely chopped) 3 eggs 2 shallots (finely chopped) A piece of ginger (finely chopped) A green chilli  (finely chopped) Curry leaves / Coriander leaves (finely chopped) 1 tsp cumin seeds Chopped walnuts / almondsSesame seeds for toppingSalt to tasteMethod In a bowl beat eggs along with ginger, shallots, chilli & chopped curry leaves.Stir in , minced tuna, whipped curd & olive oil. Sieve the... [Lire la suite]
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10 mars 2017

Sweet Potato Brownies

Sweet Potato BrowniesIngredients200g mashed sweet potato (orange)200g black chocolate100g butter100g flour125g sugar2 eggs1/2 tsp cinnamon powder1/4 tsp nutmeg powder50g chopped walnuts1/4 tsp baking powderMethod Steam cook sweet potato & mash it.Add spices (cinnamon powder, nutmeg powder).Mix well & keep aside. Break the chocolate bar & add 2 tbsp water.Melt in microwave oven 2 mn.Add butter & mix well.In another bowl beat eggs & sugar.Add chocolate butter mixture to the mashed potato . Mix well &... [Lire la suite]
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06 mars 2017

Pan de Banana / Spanish Banana Bread

Pan de Banana Ingredients2 ripe bananas (mashed with fork)220g flour1/2 tsp cinnamon powder2 tsp baking powder150g brown sugar100 ml veg oil/ melted butter2 large eggs2 tbsp milkA pinch of salt50 g chopped walnuts(optional)MethodPreheat the oven to 180°C.Mash bananas & keep aside .Cream together the butter, sugar & salt .Add beaten eggs & mashed banana.Sieve the flour, cinnamon powder & baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Add milk & chopped walnuts.Mix well & pour the batter into the... [Lire la suite]
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27 février 2017

Avocado & Poppy Seeds Cake

Avocado & Poppy Seeds Cake Ingredients1 ripe avocado / butter fruit (mashed) 1 tbsp black poppy seeds170g flour150g sugar50g butter(melted)A pinch of salt 4 eggs 1/2 tsp nutmeg powder2 tsp baking powder 1 tbsp rumMethodPreheat the oven to 180°C.Cream together the butter, sugar & salt .Add beaten eggs.Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Add mashed avocado, nutmeg powder & rum.Add poppy seeds, mix  & pour the batter into the greased cake pan. Bake for... [Lire la suite]
16 février 2017

Brownie Butter Cake 

Brownie Butter Cake  Ingredients * Brownie*150g black chocolate 35g flour50g butter50g sugarAn eggA pinch of cinnamon powder * Butter Cake*120g flour120g butter100g sugar2 eggs3 tbsp milk1 tsp vanilla essence1/2 tsp baking powderMethod Preheat the oven to 180°C.Break the chocolate bar & add 2 tbsp water.Melt in microwave oven 2 mn.Add chopped butter & mix well.Add sugar, cinnamon powder &  beaten egg  to the chocolate mixture .Mix well & pour the batter into the greased cake tin.Bake for just 10mn .... [Lire la suite]
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06 février 2017

Spicy Tuna Cake

Spicy Tuna Cake Ingredients300g canned tuna125 g yogurt 150g flour 2 tsp baking powder 2 tbsp olive oil 3 eggs 100g grated cheese 2 shallots (finely chopped) A piece of ginger (finely chopped) A grren chilli  (finely chopped) Curry leaves / Coriander leaves (finely chopped) 1 tsp cumin seeds Chopped walnuts / almondsSalt to tasteMethod In a bowl beat eggs along with ginger, shallots, chilli & chopped curry leaves.Stir in , minced tuna, whipped curd & olive oil. Sieve the flour and baking powder together... [Lire la suite]
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25 janvier 2017

Bolo de Canela e Vinho do Porto/ Porto Raisin Tea Cake

Porto Raisin Tea Cake Ingredients50g raisins((corinte)100g chopped walnuts1 cup Porto100g butter2 eggs150g sugar200g farine1 tsp baking powder1 tsp cinnamon powderA pinch of salt MethodPreheat the oven to 180°C.Soak the raisins in porto & keep aside for an hour.Cream together the butter, sugar & salt .Add beaten egg.Sieve the flour, cinnamon powder & baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Add  raisins along with porto & mix well. If the batter is thick, add some milk. Pour the... [Lire la suite]