Kiwi Bavarois Banana Cake

Been away for too long etc. etc. But enough about that, time for a new recipe!! The new series of the Dutch version of the Great British Bake Off has started again. While they keep turning down my application, I still rather enjoy watching. And not just because I give a running commentary about everything…

Aubergine Chocolate and Hazelnut Cake

Tomorrow it’s that most hateful of days again: Valentine’s Day. It’s hateful for people who are single because it gives you the impression that you are a failure for being on your own (even worse if you do ~like someone but are not with that person). And it’s equally hateful for people who are in…

Yule Log

First proper Christmas recipe! And quite possibly also the last, don’t know that many typical Christmas recipes. In the spirit of Christmas (and in the spirit of an overly full freezer) I gave most of this away to my neighbours and most of them seemed to like it. Don’t have many exciting plans for Christmas….

Donauwelle

Time for another German recipe. And this time I’ve chosen a bit better looking baked good than the Eierschecke from a while ago (doesn’t mean it didn’t taste good though). But once again my tin was a bit too small. I fixed it in the recipe below though. This is traditionally a German/Austrian recipe, but…

Apple and Rum Raisins Upside Down Cake

Once again I failed to stick to my weekly blogging schedule. Mainly because it’s been quite warm and hovering over a 200°C oven when you’re already sweating bucket loads is not exactly my idea of fun. And I’ve also been busy moving furniture around so I can actually buy a proper oven. I have grown…