01 novembre 2013

Normandy Apple Tart

Normandy Apple Tart Ingredients1 frozen pastry 3 apples 100g almond powder2 eggs100g sugar 100g thick cream1/2 tsp vanilla esssence1/2 tsp ground cinnamon  Icing sugar for dustingMethod Wash apples. Peel, seed, and cut  in cubes.Beat eggs with sugar.Add almond powder & cream.Mix well & then add cinnamon powder & vanilla essence.Preheat oven 200°C. Roll out the pastry on a lightly floured tart tin. Prick with a fork all over & flute the edges. Scatter apple cubes evenly &... [Lire la suite]
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02 octobre 2013

Apple Strudel

 Apple StrudelIngredients1 frozen puff pastry3 medium sized apples 2 tbsp sugar1 tbsp raisins 1tbsp almond flakes1 tbsp chopped walnuts1/2 tsp cinnamon powder50 g butter50g almond powderAn egg yolkMethodPre-heat oven 180°C.Wash peel, and slice apples using mandoline.Mix the apple slices with all the other ingredients.Roll out the puff pastry & spread the apple mix in the middle. Fold from four sides to get a rectangular shaped pie.Then beat an egg yolk with 1 tbsp water & brush it on the the top.Cover with... [Lire la suite]
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11 septembre 2013

Mescouta- Moroccan Date Cake

Mescouta  Ingredients 3eggs 200g flour 100g butter 120 ml milk50g sugar 1 tsp baking powder 120g dates (pitted & chopped) 100g walnuts (chopped) 1/2 tsp cinnamon powder1/4 tsp cloves powder1/4 tsp nutmeg powder1/2 tsp vanilla essenceA pinch of salt Method Preheat the oven to 180°C. Melt butter in a microwave oven. Add spices, chopped dates & walnuts.  Warm it once again in a microwave.    Cream together the butter, sugar & salt. Add beaten egg. Sieve the flour and baking powder... [Lire la suite]
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05 avril 2013

Chocolate Mud Cake

Chocolate Mud Cake Ingredients  250g flour 250g sugar (I took 200)250g unsalted butter200g dark chocolate40g cocoa powder1 tbsp expresso powder150ml thick cream 4 large eggs 1 tsp baking powder A tsp vanilla essence  chocolatIf the mixture is thick add some milk For Icing 100g milk chocolate100g dark chocolate3 tbsp thick cream50g  butterChocolate sprinkles MethodBreak the chocolate bar & add 2 tbsp water. Melt in microwave oven 2 mn. Add chopped butter & mix well. In another bowl beat eggs &... [Lire la suite]
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06 février 2013

Irish Porter Cake

Porter Cake  Ingredients 3eggs 270g flour 150g butter 150g cane sugar 1 tsp baking powder 170ml Porter/ Guiness (dark beer)100g black raisins100g golden raisins100g mixed candied peel(chopped)1 tsp mixed spice mix (cinnamon+nutmeg+cloves) A pinch of saltGrated rind of an orange Method Preheat the oven to 180°C. Melt butter in a microwave oven. Add spices, raisins & chopped candied peel. Warm it once again in a microwave.   Cream together the butter, sugar & salt. Add beaten... [Lire la suite]
21 janvier 2013

Galette des rois à la noix de coco

Kings' Cake with Coconut Ingredients 2 frozen puff pastries 1 trinket For filling 100 g almond powder 50g dessicated coconut 100 g butter 125 g sugar 2 eggs + 1 egg yolk 1/2 tsp cardomom powder Method Pre heat oven to 210° (Ther -7). Mix butter & sugar. Then add beaten eggs & almond powder. Fold in dessicated coconut along with cardomom powder.Mix well & keep in the refrigerator for 10 mn. Spread one of the puff pastry on a baking tray. Leave 2/3 cim border & spread uniformly the almond paste. Don't forget to place a... [Lire la suite]

14 janvier 2013

Marble Cake

Marble Cake Ingredients3 eggs125g sugar40g butter200g thick cream200g farine2 tsp baking powder1 tsp vanilla essence1 tsp cinnamon powder A pich of salt100g black chocolate bar2 tbsp waterMethodPreheat the oven to 180°C.Cream together the butter, cream, sugar & salt .Add beaten egg & mix well.Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Break the chocolate bar & add 2 tbsp water. Melt in microwave oven 2 mn. Take half of the prepared cake mixture & mix it with chocolate. Add cinnamon... [Lire la suite]
17 décembre 2012

Sicilian Orange Cake

Sicilian Orange CakeIngredients3 eggs125g flour125g butter125g sugar1 tsp baking powder40ml orange juicerind of an organic orangeCandied oranges / kumquats (choppedMethodPreheat the oven to 180°C.Cream together the butter, sugar & salt .Add beaten egg & mix well.Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Add orange juice, rind & candied oranges & mix well. Pour the batter into the greased cake pan. Bake until a toothpick inserted into the middle of the cake comes out clean, about... [Lire la suite]
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30 novembre 2012

Riccotta-Chocolate Cake

Riccotta-Chocolate CakeIngredients 250g Ricotta cheese150g black chocolate4 tbsp milk40g butter40g sugar1 tsp baking powder2 tbsp corn flour3 eggs1 tsp cinnamon powder(optional)50g icing sugar for decorationMethod Preheat the oven to 180°C.Break the chocolate bar & add 4 tbsp milk.Melt in microwave oven 2 mn.Add chopped butter & mix well.Add sugar to the chocolate mixture & mix well.Add beaten eggs.Mix corn flour & baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Pour the batter into the greased cake pan... [Lire la suite]
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07 novembre 2012

Spicy Surimi Cake

Spicy Surimi CakeIngredients125 g yogurt 175 g flour 2 tbsp olive oil 2 tsp baking powder 4 eggs 1 tsp salt 180g finely shredded surimi (miettes de surimi) 2 shallots (finely chopped) A piece of ginger (finely chopped) 1 red chilli (finely chopped) Curry leaves (finely chopped) 1 tsp cumin seeds Chopped walnuts / almonds Method In a bowl beat eggs. Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the egg  mixture. Add yogurt & olive oil & mix well. Stir in salmon, ginger, shallots, chilli, nuts & curry leaves.... [Lire la suite]
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