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Oatmeal cranberry cookies frosted with white chocolate surrounded by other cookies Chocolate | Sweet Treats | Cookies

White Chocolate Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies

December 25, 2020
I love chocolate, and white chocolate is my soft spot. This oatmeal cranberry cookie recipe frosted with melted white chocolate is a slightly adapted version by one in Ottolenghi & Helen Goh's new baking book, Sweet: Desserts from London's Ottolenghi. They are so easy to make you just need to mix the ingredients in a certain order. Plus chilling the dough in not necessary, it is easy to roll out and to work with. Hope you love them as much as I do. It makes a beautiful gift 😊.
A mini pain d'épices sliced with the background blurry and a cinnamon stick in the right bottom corner Cakes | Sweet Treats | Christmas

French Spice Cake (Pain d'épices)

November 20, 2020
Today I'm sharing a spice cake/bread, a classic French pastry called Pain d'épices and it's delicious. You can keep it for up to a week properly wrapped or you can prepare it in advance, freeze it as soon as it cools off and then defrost whenever you want to eat it. This mini spice cake version is ideal to offer as gifts along with other sweets.
¾ of the rogel cake in a closeup shot Dessert | Cakes | Sweet Treats

Rogel Cake

November 18, 2020
This is probably one of the first cakes I learned how to make at the age of 11. It was my father's favourite dessert and I decided it was going to be me baking his birthday cake that year. And off I went and made a delicious Rogel cake. I was so proud and happy because my dad loved it. And now so many years later I am sharing this classic argentine dessert with you. I hope you love it as much as he did 😊.
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Yule log cake with some pine cones laying around Dessert | Chocolate | Cakes | Christmas

Yule Log Cake (Bûche de Noël)

November 14, 2020
Before I came to France, I did not even know Yule log cake existed. After my first Christmas here, I understood that the “Bûche de Noël”, as it is called here, is a big deal for French people. Every bakery has their own version of this traditional dessert, and the creations are quite impressive. There are even special moulds for the modern version of the yule log cake. This version is a simpler one. A classic one. A homemade one. And an incredibly good one. If you are looking for Christmas dessert ideas, you are in the right place 😊. Hope you love it!
90° shot of a stack of chocolate alfajores Chocolate | Sweet Treats | Cookies

Chocolate Alfajores with Dulce de Leche

November 03, 2020
Alfajores are a classic treat I grew up with. If you go to a Kiosk in Argentina, you can probably choose from no less than 20 different alfajores brand! And I am being cautious over here 😉. They are a big thing over there, we take alfajores seriously! And an even bigger thing for any argentine living abroad. I am part for several facebook groups of argentine expats and probably one in three posts are related to alfajores, how to make them or where to get them! This a simple chocolate alfajores recipe that you can make in one afternoon. Hope you love it as much as I do.
Overhead shot of the apple yogurt cake on a marble platter Dessert | Cakes

Apple Yogurt Cake

October 21, 2020
I never used to like fresh fruit in my cakes. And now I just can't enough of them! The apples give this yogurt cake recipe that extra moist and the delicious flavour. If you are all about cleaning as little as possible when you are in the kitchen, then this super easy recipe is for you. All you need is a whisk and one bowl. And the ingredients 😉. It is the prefect cozy fall dessert!
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