Desserts

Nutella Brownies

July 2, 2016
Thumbnail image for Nutella Brownies

  In case you are still in need to bring an outstanding dessert to your 4th of July picnic. Here it is! Nutella Brownies will be the winner of the day. Ooey, gooey, chocolaty, and salty. They are simply irresistible. Bake these Nutella Brownies rather today than tomorrow. A little taste testing never hurts, right?! […]

Continue to the full recipe →

Meyer Lemon Cream Cheese Coffee Cake

January 31, 2016
Thumbnail image for Meyer Lemon Cream Cheese Coffee Cake

  It’s very rare that I see Meyer Lemons at my local Natural Grocers store. Yesterday I was lucky and in the cart they went. Back in my kitchen I decided on this Meyer lemon cream cheese coffee cake since I also wanted to use up some of the cream cheese that has been sitting […]

Continue to the full recipe →

The Perfect Sour Cream Cheesecake

April 28, 2015
Thumbnail image for The Perfect Sour Cream Cheesecake

  A few weeks ago I baked the perfect sour cream cheesecake. No cracks, not too sweet, not too dense, not too dry, just perfect. Here it is. The perfect sour cream cheesecake keeper recipe! Oh, and it has a delicious easy to prepare graham cracker crust. Try it. Soon. Very soon!! The Perfect Sour Cream […]

Continue to the full recipe →

Chocolate Banana Streusel Cake

February 15, 2015
Thumbnail image for Chocolate Banana Streusel Cake

  We are not huge banana eaters around here and whenever I buy some we are way too slow to use them all up before the last ones turn brown. Those unwanted ones then end up in my freezer just taking up space. Therefore I am always thankful to find a recipe in which bananas get used. […]

Continue to the full recipe →

Lemon Olive Oil Pound Cake

January 24, 2015
Thumbnail image for Lemon Olive Oil Pound Cake

  Some of my recipe inspirations I get from groups that I follow on social media. One of them is a German group in which a lot of recipes from my home country are shared.  The other day one of the ladies in this group cooked up a storm. She made homemade Goulash ( find my German beef goulash […]

Continue to the full recipe →

Happy Holidays – Spiced Cranberry Bundt Cake

December 23, 2014
Thumbnail image for Happy Holidays – Spiced Cranberry Bundt Cake

  This is the seventh Holiday Season I have been baking this extraordinary tasting Spiced Cranberry Bundt Cake for my family and friends. It contains fresh cranberries and almonds, but the real difference compared to your ordinary holiday cake is the spice combination. Along with cinnamon and ginger it features Chinese five-spice powder. Chinese five-spice powder […]

Continue to the full recipe →

D Bar Denver reopening this Friday

November 25, 2014
Thumbnail image for D Bar Denver reopening this Friday

  One of my very favorite places in Denver is back! I am unbelievably excited to share with you the great news of the re-opening of D Bar restaurant here in Denver. Last Friday it was my pleasure to take a look at the gorgeous new space, meet with owners Keegan and Lisa, and try some of […]

Continue to the full recipe →

Chocolate Zucchini Bread with Coconut Oil

July 16, 2014
Thumbnail image for Chocolate Zucchini Bread with Coconut Oil

A cooler and rainy  summer day always calls for some baking. Today my decision fell on this easy to prepare zucchini bread with big chocolate chunks. I really like the addition of the coconut oil which turns this delicious moist bread into a somehow healthier treat. You can bake this zucchini bread in a bigger Bundt pan […]

Continue to the full recipe →

La Bete Noir

June 11, 2014
Thumbnail image for La Bete Noir

For Doug’s birthday I baked him this unbelievably delicious chocolate torte called “La Bete Noir” – the chocolate beast. It is a chocolate lover’s dream come true and was beyond any expectations I had. It is outstanding. The recipe for la bete noir can be found at epicurious.com. Bookmark on DeliciousDigg this postRecommend on FacebookShare via MySpaceSave on Pinterestshare via […]

Continue to the full recipe →

Best Brownies EVER!

May 18, 2014
Thumbnail image for Best Brownies EVER!

  Did you know that there are three types of brownies? The fudgy, the chewy, and the cakey? I am not a brownie expert and didn’t even grow up eating them, but became a huge fan very quickly after moving to the US. Mine have to be gooey or chewy, with a crunch, and very chocolaty […]

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
Continue to the full recipe →