Category Archives: Cakes

Breakfast Tarts and I love Mondays

Breakfast Tarts – Crostatine da Colazione Music: I Don’t Like Mondays, The Boomtown Rats. If there is something positive about Mondays is that I can get my hands on cakes, biscuits … I made during the weekend. These little tarts … Continue reading

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Blueberry Clafoutis Muffins and I can’t get enough

Blueberry Clafoutis Muffins – Muffins tipo Clafoutis ai Mirtilli Music: Ain’t Nothing ‘Bout You, Brooks & Dunn. These soft-centred, juicy cakes taste like a clafoutis and look like a muffin. Fruity and silky, they are the perfect match for Brooks … Continue reading

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Apple, Chestnut Honey, Cinnamon & Vanilla Bundt Cakes and it feels like home

Apple, Chestnut Honey, Cinnamon & Vanilla Bundt Cakes – Tortine alla Mela, Miele di Castagno, Cannella & Vaniglia Music: Feels Like Home, Chantal Kreviazuk. Apples from our garden, chestnut honey my aunt makes (her bees, actually…), cinnamon and vanilla from … Continue reading

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Honey, Raspberry Cake and a piece of my heart

Honey, Raspberry Cake – Torta al Miele & Lamponi Music: Piece Of My Heart, Janis Joplin. I want you to take it, take another little piece of my heart now, baby! Oh, break it, break another little piece of my … Continue reading

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Date, Dark Chocolate Cake when you’re feeling just a little too tense

Date, Dark Chocolate Cake – Torta ai Datteri & Cioccolato Fondente Music: Some Days You Gotta Dance, The Dixie Chicks. Some days you gotta dance, live it up when you get the chance, ‘cause when the world doesn’t make no … Continue reading

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Ricotta, Chocolate Cake when it’s so fucking cold

SORRY for being away so long, but we’re having some busy days: the guitarist is locked in the studio recording, while me – well, I am currently living at the shop, which I love! Unfortunately there is NO kitchen! Ricotta, … Continue reading

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Pomegranate, Banana Cake and girls next door

Pomegranate, Banana Cake – Torta alla Banana & Melagrana Music: Girl Next Door, Julie Roberts. I think this cake (I got the idea for it from these wonderful girls.) is like the girl next door. I’m sure you know what … Continue reading

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