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Croquetas de Jamón – Cuban Ham Croquettes – Kubanische Schinkenkroketten

Cuban Ham Croquettes by Baltic Maid

The word “croquette” or “Krokette” as we call them in German used to mean potato croquette to me. Creamy mashed potatoes on the inside and crispy on the outside. These are to die for and a common side dish to German meals. I eat these any day over French fries. Sadly, they are nowhere to [...]

Philly Cheesesteak Puff Pastries – Blätterteigtaschen mit Philly-Cheesesteak-Füllung

Philly Cheesesteak Puff Pastry by Baltic Maid

Philly Cheesesteak Sandwiches are a specialty as the name suggests from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Thinly sliced Steak is placed in a roll and baked with cheese on top. Sometimes caramelized onions as well as green peppers and mushrooms are added. It’s a very tasty sandwich. This recipe adds a little twist to the sandwich by using [...]

S’mores Dip

I absolutely love S’mores. I mean seriously who doesn’t love s’mores. Actually, having said this, my brother might not enjoy them since he does not like chocolate. I am not kidding you… and yes, we are related… Anyways, I was introduced to the real deal campfire s’mores when I traveled to the US for the [...]

Tapioca Pudding (using Minute Tapioca)

I love tapioca pudding. It is so creamy and delicious with its bubbly pearls. I was given a crockpot many years ago but I just never used it until I found a recipe for tapioca pudding. I made it several times a week for quite a while. Imagine the weight gain… So worth it… Even [...]

Healthy Chicken Salad with Avocado – Gesunder Hühnchensalat mit Avocado

Do you know these harbour cruises that take you on a mini cruise for a few hours in big cities? Once I was on a date and we decided kind to take such a cruise. The plan was to grab a bite to eat somewhere beforehand but for whatever reason that just never happened. On [...]

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