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Apricot and Sour Cream Scones

Apricot and Sour Cream Scones

  Another recipe from Tea Time Magazine. I am in love with their recipes and since I am trying to learn a little bit more about American baking, I had to try few of them. This recipe of Apricot and Sour Cream Scones caught my attention because of the simplicity of it. Also, the flavors […]

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Bacon Chocolate Truffles

Bacon Chocolate Truffles

So, yeah…bacon chocolate truffles…After a week of pulling stuff out of boxes, cleaning, moving furniture and settling in our new home, I had to get in the kitchen and make these naughty, delicious, melting in your mouth truffles…No, I am not ashamed for loving bacon and chocolate together. If you never had the combination, you […]

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Apple Pie- Romanian Style

Apple Pie- Romanian Style

  This apple pie, Romanian style recipe reminds me of the apple pie I grew up with. This very “cakey” dough has apples in the middle,  tossed in cinnamon and sugar. The pie is dusted with powder sugar, cut in squares and served with coffee or tea. Delicious! Recipe at the bottom of the page. […]

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Farmers Cheese Cake With Lemon And Coconut

Farmers Cheese Cake With Lemon And Coconut

Farmers Cheese Cake with Lemon and Coconut is a very old recipe that I own since for ever. I made it several times for parties, potlucks, special occasions or just for Sunday afternoon dinners. It is a Romanian recipe. The recipe uses lemon juice and lemon zest in a cream made with farmers cheese, butter, lemon […]

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Coffee Buttercream Frosting Cake

Coffee Buttercream Frosting Cake

  This coffee buttercream frosting cake is, again, very easy to make. The cake is made with flour and walnuts, and the frosting is buttercream flavored with instant coffee. It is not very sweet and believe me, it is delicious! You will need:  For the cake: 6 eggs separated 3 Tbsp flour 10 Tbsp sugar […]

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Upside Down Peach Cake

Upside Down Peach Cake

  I have this recipe from a Romanian Cooking book, but there are also many versions out there that look delicious. I thought this one is very easy to make so I chose it for today, as it is 3rd of July and tomorrow we celebrate Independence Day. If you go out for a picnic […]

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Super Easy Lemony  Cream Cheese Cookies

Super Easy Lemony Cream Cheese Cookies

These Super Easy Lemony Cream Cheese cookies are some of my favorite cookies out there. Easy to make, the cookies go perfect with a cup of coffee or your favorite tea. They are festive, delicious and great for parties, holidays or any day of the year when you miss them. I found this recipe long […]

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Vegan Romanian Cornulete

Vegan Romanian Cornulete

  Some of you asked me if my Romanian Cornulete could be “veganized”. There are multiple recipes out there for Vegan Cornulete, as Romanians make them very often for Lent, when they do not consume any animal products. In fact, there are wonderful Romanian traditional recipes out there for anything you can imagine that are […]

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Walnut Cake with Egg Yolk Glaze

Walnut Cake with Egg Yolk Glaze

  This is a very old Romanian recipe.  Everybody calls it “that recipe of walnut cake with egg yolk glaze” and it is quite popular among Romanians. It is a delicious and not very sweet cake. I did some research and I actually found a version of the recipe in my old Romanian cooking book […]

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