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Tiramisu by Baltic Maid

Tiramisu is a traditional Italian dessert. It is a layered dessert made of coffee-soaked ladyfingers and Rum-flavoured mascarpone crème. There are a lot of different variations of tiramisu out there. Different types of alcohol are used, some add fruit or eggs. Then there are different shapes. Nonetheless, they all seem to be extremely delicious and [...]

Spaghetti Carbonara

Crispy bacon with cream and Parmesan tossed with cooked spaghetti…  what an irresistible and incredibly delicious meal. I admit I ran out of spaghetti so this should probably be called Fettuccine Carbonara then This is actually quite a popular Italian dish in Germany, or at least it was when I still lived in Germany. I [...]

Roasted Red Pepper Sauce

  I keep trying different recipes for pasta sauces in search for easy-to-make sauces that are not only easy and quick to make but which are also healthy and delicious. I found a keeper this time. This pasta sauce is bursting with flavour and it has a wonderful texture similar to tomato sauce. It is quickly prepared, however, burning the bell [...]

Garlic Shrimp Fettuccine

This is an easy yet fancy and absolutely delicious meal. I don’t cook with shrimp very often but when I do I am amazed just how simple they are to prepare. This realization of how simple it can be sometimes to create an absolutely amazing meal is one of the many things I love about cooking [...]

Italian Crostini with Figs, Prosciutto, and Goat Cheese

I am very fond of these little Italian toasted breads. The variety of toppings seems endless. I really like spreading goat cheese on them and topping them with fresh fruit like Strawberries (recipe here). I am very excited about this variety as quite a few different flavours fuse together in these little bites. The Prosciutto [...]

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