Tag: butter

Greek Yogurt Donuts

These fun, easy and quick Greek yogurt donuts without yeast coated with cinnamon sugar are fluffy, delicious and highly addictive. Made with Greek yogurt, baking powder, eggs, plain flour and flavored with vanilla. Great for breakfast, brunch, afternoon tea /coffee or as a snack. Yogurt donuts – these sugared donuts […]

German Cruller Recipe

These donuts shaped pastries aka German crullers (Spritzkuchen) made from a twice cooked dough (choux pastry) and glazed with icing are very popular in Franconian region (Bavaria), Germany during carnival season just like Krapfen and Apfelkrapfen. They are extremely soft and airy on the inside and crispy on the outside. […]

Poppy Seed Roll (Mohnstriezel)

Easy and perfect German poppy seed roll aka poppy seed coffeee cake. Made with homemade yeast dough that’s filled with homemade poppy seed marzipan filling and finished off with crumbles to create a delicious dessert worthy of any celebration. My husband, Jo is a huge fan of marzipan and poppy […]

Chocolate Chip Buns

These are world’s best homemade chocolate buns you’ll ever make. They’re super easy to make, extremely fluffy, soft, light, not too sweet and highly addictive. Made with ingredients you probably have on hand. Enjoy the chocolate buns for breakfast, brunch, afternoon tea/ coffee or as a snack. These chocolate buns […]

German Buttercream Layer Cake

This 4 – layer German buttercream cake (Buttercremetorte) is our all – time family favorite. The beautifully fluffy and moist vanilla flavored sponge cake is filled with jam, chocolate pudding – buttercream and vanilla pudding – buttercream. The buttercream made with regular sugar is beautiful, not overly sweet like regular […]

Authentic Greek Moussaka

An excellent authentic Greek moussaka recipe! It’s insanely delicious, easy to follow and always a HIT! Made up of thinly sliced potato layer at the bottom, followed by fried eggplant layer, fried zucchini layer, a flavorful, rich and thick beef sauce layer, a nicely creamy and thick bechamel sauce layer […]

French Pear Custard Pie (Flan Aux Poires)

This French pear custard pie (flan aux poires) with a great hint of vanilla and right amount of sweetness is definitely a keeper! It’s so delicious, easy and quick to make. Such a great way to use pears when they are in season. This French pear custard pie aka flan […]

German Plum Cake

This with vanilla and cinnamon flavored German plum cake with vanilla cream and streusel is so good, not too sweet and easy to make. Such a great way to use plums when they are in season! Another simple, delicious and not too sweet German plum cake with vanilla cream and […]