Almond Rose Cake

Almond Rose Cake

If you’ve been looking for the perfect cake to serve at tea parties or other dainty get-togethers then this almond rose cake is the best choice. Okay, maybe not the best, but one of the best in my opinion. You do have to put in…

Vatrushka (ватрушка) With Fresh Fruit

Vatrushka (ватрушка) With Fresh Fruit

Vatrushka is a sweet cheese bun that’s popular in Eastern Europe. All throughout countries like Belarus, Russia, and Ukraine you can find these cheese pastries offered, usually for breakfast. This is the second recipe (after Chakhokhbili) that I made from my recently acquired 1939 USSR…

Peach Coconut Macaroons

Peach Coconut Macaroons

Coconut Macaroons are a super easy and tasty treat that are wonderful for people who love coconut. For these peach coconut macaroons I used just a teensy bit of fresh peach puree to give these sweet desserts a twist. The great thing about this recipe…

Mexican Hot Chocolate Cookies

Mexican Hot Chocolate Cookies

Mexican Hot Chocolate is one of my favorite wintertime drinks, and something I would get every year while walking around my neighborhood looking at the Christmas lights. It is rich, warming, and has a kick of spice which really makes it something special. This recipe…

Strawberry Walnut Meringue Cookies

Strawberry Walnut Meringue Cookies

Whenever I go on a carbonara kick I usually end up with a jar full of egg whites. Now, oftentimes I go to my old standby of an egg white frittata, but if I want a sweet treat then meringue cookies are the way to…

Cocoa Hazelnut Meringue Cookies

Cocoa Hazelnut Meringue Cookies

I’m a fan of making meringue cookies when I want to impress guests because oftentimes they are a recipe that intimidates people. However they are actually super easy, and you can flavor them many different ways. These cocoa hazelnut meringue cookies only need FOUR ingredients!…

Coffee Bean Cookies

Coffee Bean Cookies

I first saw these coffee bean cookies on a Japanese food blog and knew I had to make them. First of all, I mean come on, they’re pretty adorable. And second, I love coffee flavored cookies (and drinks…a la the best Espresso Martini ever). Now,…

Butterfly Pea Flower Entremet With Chocolate Sable

Butterfly Pea Flower Entremet With Chocolate Sable

Another butterfly pea flower recipe to add to the collection, this one is probably the most complicated of them all. This butterfly pea flower entremet with chocolate sable is a fancy patisserie style cake with a beautiful shiny mirror glaze (you can even see my…

Butterfly Pea Flower Jello

Butterfly Pea Flower Jello

I already have quite a few Butterfly Pea Flower recipes on the blog, but one of the easiest is making butterfly pea flower jello. In fact the only recipe easier may just be making Butterfly Pea Flower Tea, since that’s the first step of this…

Butterfly Pea Flower Cake With Dark Chocolate Mirror Glaze

Butterfly Pea Flower Cake With Dark Chocolate Mirror Glaze

Last week I made and posted some Butterfly Pea Flower Cupcakes, which were quite good. However, the recipe had way more batter than I had space for cupcakes, so what did I do…Cake! I have a heart shaped silicone mold that I’ve been wanting to…