When I found liquid gold – Nilva wine


Some times good and fantastic things happens without a plane. As I always says, everything thing happens for a reason. I’m happy and blessed to live in one of the best places in Europe or even in the world. Andalusien, Spain. 🇪🇸 There are so much to explore and discover around here. Just open your…

Chin Chin – Cookies from Cameroon


This cake or snack if you want it, is common practice in central Africa. This recipe comes from Cameroon and very commond when its hollidays, Christmas etc. Very simple and incredibly tasty. The only thing is that it’s hard to stop eating them before they run out. 🙂 Chin Chin – from Cameroon 500g plain…

Sfoof – wonderful turmeric cake


Sfoof is an Arabic cake with their appearance and flavor make one very happy, it lights up like the sun. Appealing to them most because it is not typical sweet as other Arab pastries are happy and contains no rosewater or orange blossom water that may not appeal to everyone. Turmeric adds not much flavor…

Hobbits cookies


My Hobbits cookies are something which is dedicated to my children. When they lived at home then disappeared cakes double-time. But I understand and yet today so I do not bake them all at once without parts dough into 4-6 pieces. Slices up and let the others go into the freezer unbaked. One tip, if…

Saffron Crossiants


One of my favorites…. Saffron Croissants with almonds… So so so yummi 🙂 100 ml water 150ml milk 30 g yeast 1 teaspoon salt 800 ml flour 50 ml sugar 225 g butter 1 beaten egg 0,5 g saffron Filling: Almond iceing, grated Heat the water and the milk is lukewarm. Crumble the yeast into…

Elma’s chocolate cake – the best in the world?


Elmas cake … There is no recipe in my blue little book or another cookbook for that matter that is so full of fat and cocoa stains that just this recipe. Loves to look up the page and read the recipe.My youngest daughter started making this cake when she was 6-7 years old. She has…

Kataif – the golden cookies


This golden cookies from Lebanon, middle east and North africa, Kataif, you can fill with what ever you want to. Yes, I know I posted a recipe with Kataif before here on my blog. But this one is with a different filling. And yes I love this once and when I do them they allways…

Saffron cookies


Very simple to bake and have a very good taste. Maybe a little unusual with saffron cakes but it works perfectly. 450 ml flour 50 ml sugar 200g butter 5-6 drops of saffron extract 1 beaten egg flaked almonds Working together flour, saffron, butter and sugar into a smooth dough. Put it in the fridge…

Lemon and licorise cookies


Lemon and licorice cookies … That´s childhood candies for me. Cookies , that’s among the tastiest which is right? Freshly baked with a glass of milk or a cup of coffee … Mums These cakes can freeze before you roll them in licorice and sugar and baking.  In this way , you always have close…

Kataif – Cakes from Lebanon


  Today I made some cookies from Lebanon. They were so good and tasted the same as when I ate them last, at least as I remember them, some few years back but I had not forgotten them. They are simple to make and tastes fantastic. And Im sure you will enjoy them as much…

Chili chocolatecake – chocolate with attitude


Chocolate and chili … Just this two names makes my mouth watery. It’s Friday, is not it worth some extra time right? Have fixed the hole week and have the whole weekend, hopefully free and casual, like my weekend as I have´t anything planed. Has the whole weekend to get knocked around in the kitchen,…

Almond Konafa – Middle Eastern almond cheesecake


There is lots of different ways to make this cake. Each country has its own kind of recipe. This is the one I found was the best I ever tasted. Enjoy! 1 package Kanafa dough Syrup : 2 1/4 cups sugar 1 1/4 cups water Filling: 150g butter 1 tablespoon rose water 1 1/2 cups…