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Sweet Saturday

Sweet Saturday

Apple's with Bailyes cream liqueur in a filo wrappingI made this after reading another recipe with apples and Baileys. But I did want something wrapped in dough, which was not the case in the other recipe, as I wanted to hand these out as treats. I did not take...

Sweet Saturday

Sweet Saturday

Yesterday was my birthday and I baked myself this nice cake in a special cake-tin which I had given to myself a few weeks ago. With it came this lovely recipe for...

Scones

Scones

Something nice for breakfast or afternoon tea: scones. I started by following the recipe as described in the AVOCA cookbook, but than made an error when I was too enthusiastic pouring in the cream. The dough was too moist and instead of more flour I thought it might...

Sweet Saturday

Sweet Saturday

Nearly no Sweet Saturday, as I missed some ingredients for the recipe I wanted to make, than thought of something else, but same problem. I really need to go grocery shopping with desserts and cookies in mind again :-)But I...

Sweet Saturday – Banana Bread

Sweet Saturday – Banana Bread

Banana Bread 225 gr self-raising flour (or if plain flour add baking powder) salt teaspoon of cinnamon 110 gr sugar 1 egg 75 ml sunflower oil 2 sachets of vanilla sugar (or some vanilla essence) 65 gr of chopped pecan nuts 3 large bananas Mix flour, salt and cinnamon,...

Sweet Saturday: cinnamon rolls

Sweet Saturday: cinnamon rolls

This Sweet Saturday a recipe for cinnamon rolls.Ingredients:450 gr of white flourpinch of salt50 gr of sugar50 gr of soft butter200 ml milk22 gr of dried yeast1 eggFilling:100 gr soft butter100 gr brown sugar1 teaspoon of ground cinnamon (or a bit...

Sweet Saturday – Apricots in puff pastry

Sweet Saturday – Apricots in puff pastry

This Sweet Saturday I have for you a recipe for a little nice nibble to take with you. As I am doing to today, bringing it to the Crafty Markt in Amsterdam to share with others. The reciepe: 1 roll of ready made puff paste 12 half abricots (may come from a can) 100 gr...

Sweet Saturday

Sweet Saturday

We have 2 apple trees in our garden, so here a quick and easy recipe for an apple pie. Most of the work is in arranging the slices of apples neatly on the pastry.Here (in the back) as part of the dessert buffet for a family BBQApple and cream on puff pastryready made...

Sweet Saturday

Sweet Saturday

For this Sweet Saturday I made for you a recipe with rhubarb. This comes from a book written by Anouck and Joris, who run the lovely B&B 'la maison blanche aux volets bleus' in Bretagne, France. They give cookery courses too, just check out...