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12 May, 2017

Shamali cake (Semolina Cake, Basbousa)

Shamali cake (Semolina Cake, Basbousa)
Posted in : Middle East Recipes, Cake Recipes, Cooking Food Recipes, Sweets and Desserts on by : Larisa Ion
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4.5/5 (2) Shamali cake or semolina cake is one of the most popular desserts in Cyprus. It’s one of the variations basbousa – traditional Middle East sweet cake. For the first time I tried shamali at one of the local fish taverns. It was served with coffee as a compliment from chef. I really liked
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1 May, 2017

Apple Cake Recipe

Apple Cake Recipe
Posted in : Apple Pie Recipes, Breakfast recipes, Cake Recipes, Cooking Food Recipes, Pie Recipes, Sweets and Desserts on by : Larisa Ion
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4.5/5 (4) Apple cake is one of most cozy recipes for homemade baking. It will fill your kitchen with fragrance of baked apples and spices.  Soft and fluffy, with caramelized apples inside and with tasty crunchy crust…. delicious! This apple pie will disappear in few minutes. Please rate this Choose rating

9 April, 2017

Kulich Recipe – Traditional Easter Bread

Kulich Recipe – Traditional Easter Bread
Posted in : Cake Recipes, Cooking Food Recipes, Holidays and Parties, Russian Food, Sweets and Desserts on by : Larisa Ion
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4.5/5 (2) Kulich is traditional Russian and Ukrainian Easter bread (cake). This recipe from my mother. It will take time, but when your kulich is ready you will see that it’s worth it. Bake kulich in different sizes and use gift for friends, kids and family. Ingredients for Kulich: 500 grams (~4 cups) plain flour
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28 February, 2017

Crepes Recipe

Crepes Recipe
Posted in : French Cuisine, Starters, Cake Recipes, Cooking Food Recipes, Main Dishes, Sweets and Desserts on by : Larisa Ion
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4.83/5 (6) Crepes  Ingredients: For batter (for 20-25 crepes): 4 large eggs 4 cups whole milk 1 ½ cups all purpose flour 2-4 Teaspoons sugar 4 Tablespoons butter or sunflower oil For meat filling: 500-600 g minced meat (from beef of mix from ½ pork and ½ beef) 1 big onion (peeled and finely chopped)
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5 January, 2017

Chocolate chip cookies

Chocolate chip cookies
Posted in : Breakfast recipes, Cake Recipes, Cookies, Cooking Food Recipes, Holidays and Parties, Sweets and Desserts on by : Larisa Ion
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4/5 (1) Chocolate chips cookies is yummy and delicious,  with crisp edges and soft middle. Easy to cook and gone in a minute. I guarantee that these chocolate chip cookies become one of your hits! Enjoy this tasty dessert with tea, coffee, milk or glass of wine. Ingredients: 250 g (2 cups) all purpose flour
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4 December, 2016

Chocolate truffles with mascarpone cheese

Chocolate truffles with mascarpone cheese
Posted in : French Cuisine, Cake Recipes, Cooking Food Recipes, Sweets and Desserts on by : Larisa Ion
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4/5 (1) Chocolate truffles its chocolate confectioneries which name derives from their traditional shape, which resembles the truffle fungus. Traditionally their made from a chocolate ganache center (mix of chocolate and cream) coated in chocolate, cocoa powder or chopped nuts or coconut. Today here’s a recipe of delicious chocolate truffles with mascarpone cheese. They have
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4 April, 2016

Syrniki baked in the oven (cheese cupcakes)!

Syrniki baked in the oven (cheese cupcakes)!
Comments : 4 Posted in : Ukrainian Food, Breakfast recipes, Cake Recipes, Cooking Food Recipes, Russian Food, Sweets and Desserts on by : Larisa Ion
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5/5 (5) Syrniki is a traditional Russian and Ukrainian dessert from cottage cheese (curd cheese, quark). Usually syrniki is fried on the pan in hot oil. Classic recipe of syrniki is here. But, here I propose a different way to cook them. It’s much easier and super-healthy! We will bake them! If you’re interesting in
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