Tag: 4th of July

Blonde Brownies with Berries
Cakes

Blonde Brownies with Berries

This is a quick post about a equally quick treat – berrylicious blonde brownies! It takes less than 10 minutes to whip up the batter and toss in frozen berries coated in potato flour that helps them to stay on top and somewhat intact. You can enjoy the brownies straight from the oven served with vanilla ice cream or allow to cool a bit, plate […]

Vanilla Butterscotch Cupcakes – Quick & Easy Captain America Shield Cake
Cupcakes

Vanilla Butterscotch Cupcakes – Quick & Easy Captain America Shield Cake

It’s my husband’s birthday today, yay! Like always his birthday cake is not exactly for him (( though he nibbles, he isn’t really a cake eater)), but for sharing with his friends and colleagues. This time he asked me to make something quick and easy that would be simple to share. So I decided to make a cake from cupcakes – mini cupcakes to be more exact! Simple and […]

Mint Marshmallow Macarons 4th of July
Macarons

Mint Marshmallow Macarons 4th of July

Happy 4th of July * Happy Independence Day USA! My hand was not quite stable piping the lines – sure you can make this into a prettier flag but tasty it is for sure 🙂 Flavor-wise turquoise or light green would be very suitable colouring and you could use a drop of color in the marshmallow filling too and change the look of these macarons completely! The gooey […]

Star Crust Cheesecake Apple Pie
Pies & Tarts

Star Crust Cheesecake Apple Pie

Perfect pie for hot summer days! Cheesecake apple pie with a star crust is also a fitting dessert for Fourth of July celebrations. The pie has a rich creamy cheesecake layer topped with sweetened apple and fresh pear slices spiced with cinnamon and nutmeg. The soft shortcrust pastry I made for this pie is made in a mixer using flat paddle attachment and most important thing in making […]

Red Velvet USA Flag Cake
Cakes

Red Velvet USA Flag Cake

Hidden USA flag in Red Velvet Cake, scroll down for recipe and instructions. I made this cake as a farewell cake to our dear friends moving to The United States, wishing them all the best in their new life in the glamorous USA. 🙂