Tag: dessert

Blueberry and lemon scones.

Blueberry and lemon scones.

These are American style triangle scones. I call them lazy scones because there is no need for rolling out and cutting the dough into rounds like with traditional English scones. English scones also tend to be a bit dry, hence they are traditionally served with…

Easy to make, two ingredient marzipan.

Easy to make, two ingredient marzipan.

This marzipan is so delicious and so easy to make, provided you have a food processor or a blender. Once you make it, you will never go back to store bought, highly processed sugar bombs again. All you need is almonds and dates, a bit…

Zapekanka – Sweet Eastern European Cottage Cheese Bake

Zapekanka – Sweet Eastern European Cottage Cheese Bake

Zapekanka is a staple from my childhood and is quite unique to Eastern European cuisine. This healthy, by modern day standards, bake used to be served as lunch at the kindergarten I went to during soviet times. It was also quite popular simple weekday dessert…

Rhubarb Crumble Cake

Rhubarb Crumble Cake

If you have a garden with growing rhubarb, chances are you end up with too much of it. There’s only so much juice you can make! I have bookmarked rhubarb soda and wine recipes and even bought the equipment, but haven’t had time to make…