Chocolate and raspberry cakes

I prepared these mini cakes for my daughter”s birthday because raspberries are her favorite things in the world, after a grey donkey of course! As soon as she grasped one she knew something good was coming and her angel-face just lit up. She foraged all the raspberries off the cake before plunging her fingers in the icing. She carefully examined the texture then licked a … Continue reading Chocolate and raspberry cakes

Sweet noodle cheesecake – Vargabéles

Vargabéles is a traditional Hungarian dessert which can be eaten as a main course as well. It”s very common in our cuisine that after a filling soup, such as goulash soup, we prefer to have something sweet that also substantial. The original recipe calls for only raisins but I think it’s simply beautiful using a few apricots too. Its best to eat hot, straight from … Continue reading Sweet noodle cheesecake – Vargabéles

Cheese pie with dill and blueberry

This cheese pie is also called as cheese sweet bread as it was often made from the remaining bread dough. The texture of the pie is light and fluffy covered with the creamy cheese, sizzled with the exotic dill and indulged with the juicy blueberry. Have a nice cup of tea, coffee or even a big glass of cold milk and you’re day is sorted. … Continue reading Cheese pie with dill and blueberry

Golden dumplings with sweet wine mousse

Hungarians are famous from their dumplings. We like them in soup, served with stew, hot or spicy, or even as a dessert. The method of making the dough is very similar each time, but the result is so versatile. The light texture of the golden dumpling is gently flattened first then stuffed with the perfume-like apricot jam, embraced with warm butter, rolled about in crunchy … Continue reading Golden dumplings with sweet wine mousse