Chocolate Fondant with Raspberries (Video)

Chocolate Fondant with Raspberries (Video)

Simply by adding few raspberries to the batter and serving it in a ceramic or glass dish you can transform the classical chocolate lava cake into a more elegant dessert. Batter for 2 portions:♥  70g black chocolate (70%)♥  30g butter♥  1 egg♥  20g sugar♥  1 pinch of salt♥  6-8 fresh…

Pancakes with Blueberries

Pancakes with Blueberries

Lately, my life has changed a lot. I defended my PhD and left Paris. It has been my home for the past 10 years. Even though Geneva is a beautiful city that has a lot to offer I still feel like a foreigner here. If that…

Chocolate Soufflé

Chocolate Soufflé

It is a quick, very rich & chocolaty dessert. Soufflé originated in France and it’s name comes from the French verb souffler which means to puff up. The puffiness of this dessert comes from the beaten egg whites. The secret to it is not only to keep…

Croissants with Jam

Croissants with Jam

Livng in Paris we usually get croissants from the boulangeries (french bakeries). However, making your own croissants takes no time (especially if you buy your puff pastry at a supermarket). You can make yours special by adding your favorite jam inside.  On Saturday we got…

Summer Birthday Cake (Strawberry & Apricot)

Summer Birthday Cake (Strawberry & Apricot)

This week, on our Sunday Street Market we found the prettiest little roses ever. Their beautiful color inspired me to get some Strawberries & Apricots and make a Summer Cake that I will be able to decorate with my pretty roses! ✿It turned out to be…

Mi-cuit au chocolat with Raspberries (!)

Mi-cuit au chocolat with Raspberries (!)

Simply by adding few raspberries to the batter and serving it in a ceramic or glass dish you can transform the classical mi-cuit au chocolat into a more elegant dessert. [facebooklike] Batter for 2 portions: ♥  70g black chocolate (70%) ♥  30g butter ♥  1 egg ♥  20g…

Our Favorite St. Valentine’s Recipes

Our Favorite St. Valentine’s Recipes

I definitely think that we should express love to eachother everyday (and not only on special occasion!). However, with my boyfriend, we celebrate the Valentine’s day with “romantic food”. Heart shaped, red or pink & afrodizyak treats are what we search for on the 14th…

Gateau au Chocolat (French Chocolate Cake) with Walnuts

Gateau au Chocolat (French Chocolate Cake) with Walnuts

This cake is extremely simple to prepare and full of chocolate! I customized this traditional French recipe by adding walnuts. It is especially delicious when served still warm with a cup of coffee. [facebooklike] For a little cake you will need: (I used 20x13x5cm form)…

Muffins with Poppy Seeds and Orange Icing

Muffins with Poppy Seeds and Orange Icing

These soft & fluffy muffins are my boyfriend’s favorite. They are full of little poppy seeds and topped with an amazing orange frosting. Just perfect for a lazy winter weekend coffee break! [facebooklike] For 2 giant muffins you will need: (the volume of my muffin…