Naked cake with meringue and berries

Naked cake with meringue, sponge cake layered with meringue, cream, custard and berries. Creamy, sweet, berry tart, moist and a bit of crunch, all the elements i like in a dessert. Naked cakes have become very popular to make, they are rustic and yet delicate to look at. I entered a cream cake competition with…

Lemon blondie with marzipan and dark chocolate

Chewie soft lemony blondie with marzipan. I had some marzipan that I thought would be nice to use with this cake. Lemon and marzipan goes quite well together, I was not used to this combination, but a vacation to Malta 15 years ago I tasted this combination for the first time, bakeries had a lot of marzipan treats…

Lemon lime poppy seed cake

We love the tartnes and flavour of sitrus, specially lime and lemon, so this cake is a favorite of ours. I made 12 cup cakes and one pund cake out of this recipe Preheat oven to 180 C 250 g sugar 250 g butter 4 eggs 300 g flour 3 tablespoons poppy seeds 2 teaspoons…

Icelandic coconut cake

A little while ago Hanna went on a trip to Iceland with her high school class, and upon her return she told me about this cake that they had almost everywhere. Al lovely coconut cake topped with chocolate mousse. After a short explanation I tried to copy the cake. This is my version although not…

Brazo de Mercedes with lime curd

  This filipino velvety smooth meringue  rolled cake is named Mercedes arm and I guess this cake is named after a Mercedes whos skin was pale as snow. Originally this cake is made with a vanilla custard made with condensed milk and eggs, but this is to sweet for my taste. I guess could make…

Bunt cake with nuts and rye

A healthier old fashioned cake. I made this recipe for the norwegian lifestyle magazine Feelgood a little while ago, I tweaked an old recipe I got from my mother in law. You need: 100 g Room temperature butter 175 g Sugar 2 eggs 100 g Ground hazelnuts 1 dl milk 50 g rye flour 50 g all purpose flour 1 ts baking powder Raspberry…

Apple muffins in homemade bakingcups

Easy apple muffins made with tart and crisp apples Don’t you just love the smell and taste of fresh baked applemuffins and apecially with apples that you pick from your own garden. DIY for homemade baking cups look HERE I used to have a garden with five old appletrees and every fall they gave us…