Panettone
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Panettone

Panettone is a sweet Italian cake with addition of dried and candied fruits, most popular during Christmas. It is baked in special forms that allow it to reach a considerable height and, consequently, a beautiful appearance. The panettone recipe I am sharing below will allow you to make this delicious baked treat at home. Work…

Mince pies
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Mince pies

Mince pies are shortcrust pies that the English eat a lot during Christmas. The pies consist of a layer of shortcrust pastry encased in an aromatic fruit filling. Contrary to appearances, mince pies are very easy to prepare and not as time-consuming as it may seem. It’s a good idea to make the filling in…

Mincemeat
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Mincemeat

Pies stuffed with mincemeat are one of the must-have elements of an English Christmas. I personally had the opportunity to taste these pies in England several years ago during Christmas and I still remember their taste. These are shortcrust pastry pies filled with a mixture of dried fruit, sugar, butter, alcohol, fruit and spices. Before…

Wafer with coffee cream

Wafer with coffee cream

A wafer with coffee cream is an idea for a sweet dessert that can be prepared quickly and efficiently. This wafer is for people who like very sweet desserts, because the coffee cream used to layer the wafer sheets is exceptionally sweet. So if you don’t like overly sweet desserts, this wafer is not for…

No-bake apple cake
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No-bake apple cake

No-bake apple cake with whipped cream is a simple biscuit cake that you can prepare without an oven. This apple cake is moist, the apples are soft and juicy and the whole thing tastes delicious. To prepare a no-bake apple cake, I start by peeling, grating and frying the apples. I add jelly powder to…

Candied orange peel

Candied orange peel

Candied peel is an addition that works great in cakes and desserts. Homemade candied peel is very easy to make and you can use a variety of citrus fruits to make it from. Citrus fruits that are great for candying are orange, lemon, lime and grapefruit. Before using, it is necessary to wash and scrub…

Monkey bread

Monkey bread

Monkey bread is a bakery product in which pieces of baked yeast dough coated in butter and sugar with cinnamon, create something like a tear-off bread. This bread is very popular in the United States as a breakfast or as a sweet snack. Depending on your taste preferences, apart from sugar, butter and cinnamon, you…