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Rice Pudding – Milchreis

Rice Pudding by Baltic Maid

This dessert seems to be popular in many different cultures. In Germany, we call it Milchreis and it is eaten as a dessert or even light sweet meal. You can buy Milchreis ready made in the stores in the refrigerated section. It can also be bought in little packages with a mix of dry ingredients [...]

Tres Leches Cake

Tres Leches Cake by Baltic Maid

This cake has been on my to-do list for ages. The idea of pouring different types of milk over a cake sounded intriguing. I love sweetened condensed milk and to pour it over a cake sounds not only tasty but also fun. If you have kids I bet they would enjoy this part. I had [...]

Fufu – Mashed Plantains – Zerstampfte Kochbananen

Fufu, Mashed Plantains, by Baltic Maid

I like the idea of eating less meat but going entirely vegetarian is something I wouldn’t want to do. Eating less meat on the other hand, is definitely something I strive to do. There are a lot of delicious meat free recipes out there these days. There are way more vegetarian recipes than non-vegetarians might [...]

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 [...]

Flan de Queso – Crème Caramel – Flan mit Karamell

Flan de Queso by Baltic Maid

Flan also called Crème caramel is a custard dessert with a caramel topping. The caramel is poured into a small dish which is then filled with custard. Then the flan is baked in a water bath in the oven. The chilled flan will be inverted onto a plate so the caramel sauce is now slowly [...]

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