How to Make Donuts from Scratch
Bread | Dessert

How to Make Donuts from Scratch

Donuts, food from heaven. These donuts are light, melt in your mouth goodness. Perfect for … hmm, all the time? I think so. {updated post from June 25, 2016} This post is going to be a bit long since I have a lot to tell you about how to make perfect donuts at home. Not […]

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Koeksusters (South African Donuts)
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Koeksusters (South African Donuts)

These South African fritters or donuts (koeksusters) are a little crunchy on the outside and soaked in a delicious cinnamon-ginger syrup. A few months ago I posted this recipe on the Spanish side of this blog. I was participating in a culinary challenge, where a food blogger chooses a country and then we all try […]

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Nutella Stuffed Banana Donuts
Breakfast | Dessert

Nutella Stuffed Banana Donuts

Weekends are for trying new recipes, don’t you think? or at least for baking what we’ll be eating during the coming week. And this week we have plenty of bananas. A problem/blessing that we have very often. I like to let some ripen until they look like they need to be trashed. Those black ones […]

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Tangerine Bread
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Tangerine Bread

Spongy, light and with an intense tangerine flavor. We are right in the middle of the citrus season in Paraguay. So many fruits on the floor and on the trees. It seems that we can’t consume everything in the short time they are ripe. We use them in everything that comes to mind; jams, cakes, bread, […]

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Banana mug cake with dulce de leche drizzle
Dessert

Banana Mug Cake with Dulce de Leche Drizzle

This banana mug cake with dulce de leche drizzle is light and not overly sweet. Dessert in less than 10 minutes? yes, please! In January of this year I made my first mug cake, and let me tell you, there is no going back! Cake in less than 10 minutes? and just one dish for […]

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Chocolate avocado cookies (dairy-free)
Dessert

Chocolate Avocado Cookies (dairy-free)

These sugar coated chocolate avocado cookies are kids approved. When my son saw me making these cookies, you could see the disappointment in his face. Why ruin a cookie with avocado?? But after the first bite, he changed his mind and had a good helping of these amazing dairy-free cookies. I love butter. And butter […]

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Lemon bundt cake with ginger and black pepper
Dessert

Lemon Bundt Cake with Ginger and Black Pepper

If you like citrus fruits, this bundt cake is just for you! Ginger and pepper gives it a special flavor, it helps highlight the lemon in this cake. I think I found my favorite cake 😊. This lemon bundt cake is soaked with lemon syrup. Not only that, there is some fresh ginger and fresh […]

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Mug cake de avena y chocolate
Dessert

Double Chocolate Oat Mug Cake

Would you like to have a freshly made piece of cake without all the baking? this double chocolate oat mug cake it´s just that! easy, delicious and spongy. A very dangerous recipe to have on hand! I’ve been wanting to try these famous mug cakes for years. I think inside of me I knew it […]

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Pumpkin cheesecake cookie bars
Dessert

Pumpkin Cheesecake Cookie Bars

These pumpkin cheesecake cookie bars are chewy, gooey and creamy with a hint of cinnamon. Perfect addition to your Thanksgiving table. I’m not a big fan of pumpkin pie. I blame it on the fact that I didn’t grow up eating it. So I try to bring something different to our Thanksgiving table, and to […]

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Mini banoffee pies
Dessert

Mini banoffee pies

These mini banoffee pies are such a refreshing dessert. A great combination of textures and flavors. Enjoy it with a cup of hot tea. I´m participating in a food challenge that takes me to the United Kingdom. I really enjoy these challenges. Looking for a recipe that I´ve never made before. Making it and then […]

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