Puffy Ham’n’Cheese Empanadas

We actually should start the new year with some healthy dishes, right? Oh what the bloody hell…let’s make some ham and cheese puffy pastries What you need (serves 6) 1 rectangular puff pastry 12 slices cooked or smoked ham 6 slices cheese (gouda works best) 1 egg How you do it Cut the puff pastryContinue reading “Puffy Ham’n’Cheese Empanadas”

Christmas Almond Cookies

Christmas time, cookie time. Yes having grown up in Germany practically obliges you to make typical German Christmas cookies. What you need¬† 3 egg yolks 350g cold butter 200g sugar 4 spoons vanilla extract 200g grounded almonds (or 100g grounded almonds and 100g grounded hazelnuts) 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 400g flour How you do itContinue reading “Christmas Almond Cookies”