Fig Marmelade

In the season between summer and fall figs are on their peak moment. The fig season only lasts a few weeks. So you better make sure to you share and if there are some extra left… guess what make some marmelade. And with that enjoy figs outside the season. What you need 1 kg figsContinue reading “Fig Marmelade”

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Triple Peach Marmelade

If the summer brings you tons of different peaches then what do you have to with them? RIGHT! Peach marmelade. What you need 2 peaches 5 apricots 3 saturn peaches 1 cup triple sec 2 cups sugar 1 tbs. vanilla How you do it: Slice and cut all peaches. Keep the peel on as theContinue reading “Triple Peach Marmelade”

Red Berry Jam

Berry season is in. So perfect timing to make delicious red berry jam. 100% vegan is all red berries have natural pectines in their skin which will help to jelly. What you need 1 cup strawberries 1 cup cherries 1 cup blackberries 1 cup blueberries 1 cup raspberries 1 cup mirabelles 250g brown sugar 1Continue reading “Red Berry Jam”

Pinapple Rum Jam

Pineapple jam is not a common thing in Europe. However, in Latin America it is one of popular marmelades in the market. Especially for hot dogs (RIGHT HOT DOGS!) it is a delicious extra. Here is the recipe if you want to go for your own pineapple jam. What you need 1 pineapple (aprox 1kgContinue reading “Pinapple Rum Jam”

Roscos de Semana Santa

Time for sweet Easter specialties. Spanish ones obviously. As you know baked goods with butter is a no go in Easter. So olive oil it is for our base. What you need (for 8-9) 85 ml olive oil 250g flour 1 spoon baking soda 85 ml milk 1 spoon star anis 1 lemon 100g sugarContinue reading “Roscos de Semana Santa”

Vegan Chocolate-Hazelnut Spread

I could have called this the vegan alternative to a well-known chocolate-hazelnut spread. But I won’t. So if you run out of chocolate spread during this “apocalyptic” confinement and the supermarket is low on stocks, take some time and make your own. What you need (2 jars) 150 g peeled hazelnuts 130g macadamia nuts 75gContinue reading “Vegan Chocolate-Hazelnut Spread”

Gluten Free Carrot Cake

This one was long due. The gluten free carrot cake. Just perfect for the summer time. Fruity, refreshing and almost no What you need 5 eggs 200g sugar 250g hazle nuts 50g corn flour 250g carrots 1 spoon cinnamon 1 spoon vanilla extract 1 cup sunflower oil How you do it Separate egg whites andContinue reading “Gluten Free Carrot Cake”

Economy Long Haul – SWISS

All good things come to an end. so it was time to get back home. This time with Swiss International Airlines from Boston to Zurich. and it was quite surprising Stats: Airline: SWISS Flight(s): LX 055 (10/09/2018) Itinerary: BOS – ZRH Aircraft: Airbus A330-300 What I had: Just after take-off a baggie of olive oilContinue reading “Economy Long Haul – SWISS”

Icewine Apricot Marmelade

Can you make your mom’s marmelade recipe even more posh? Well with icewine you defintely can make your ‘boring’ classic apricot marmelade a little more upscale. What you need (4 jars aprox) 1 kg apricots 500g sugar 1 cup icewine 1 packet vegan gel fix How you do it Cut down the aprocots. Make sureContinue reading “Icewine Apricot Marmelade”

Guiness Cupcakes w. Whisky Frosting

Happy St. Patrick’s Day. Well it is almost here. So what typically irish are we going to do for that day? How about some Guiness cupcakes with Whisky Frosting. What can be more Irisha than those two things What you need (for aprox 10 cupcakes) Batter 225g butter 2 eggs 1 cup guiness 400g brownContinue reading “Guiness Cupcakes w. Whisky Frosting”