I usually make my cheesecake with a kind of Dutch gingersnap cookie, but because I topped this version with a strawberry rhubarb compote, I opted for a more neutral base.
Category: Desserts & sweets, Recipes
Welsh cakes, little pan fried cakes made with flour, sultanas and optionally spices like cinnamon and nutmeg. The ingredients and and method remind me of scones although Welsh cakes are pan fried and not oven baked.
These savory scones with bacon, cheese and thyme are a great alternative to regular scones. I use the same basic recipe, but omitted the sugar and added some extra flavors. Replace the bacon with sun dried tomatoes for …
Category: Recipes, Snacks
I’ve seen many of these types of braided breads and always thought they looked beautiful and impressive. But, they also looked pretty intimidating to me so it took a while before I even wanted to attempt making one. …
Category: Bread, Desserts & sweets, Recipes
A galette is a free form French tart. You roll the pastry, place the filling in the center and fold over the edges. Because I love savory dishes I made this tomato galette with ricotta and a drizzle …
Category: Recipes, Side dishes, Snacks, Veggies
According to Tessa from Handle the heat these are the ultimate chocolate chip cookies. Big, chewy and soft in the middle, crispy on the outside and full of chocolate chips.
This easy recipe is perfect for a lazy sunday. The batter for these waffles can be used almost immediately. The pan fried banana, maple syrup and melted chocolate make it even more delicious.
I’ve started a new “Tested” categorie for sharing tested products, gadgets and recipes. Usually I don’t share my Dutch product reviews in English, but I do think some are relevant for an international audience. I’ve been wanting to …
Category: Desserts & sweets, Reviews
I first came across these little chocolate cakes on television. It was the bane of many a MasterChef UK contestant.
You just can’t have scones without clotted cream. I recently tried a Dutch version called “scoontjesroom” and I love it.