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Swan Stracciatella Semifreddo (vegan)

It’s super hot today in London and it definitely is still summer.Tomorrow is going to rain and temperatures are going down but it won’t be cold for a while. So why not wholly enjoy this weather (or even if the weather was bad) and why not enjoy a vegan stracciatella semifreddo? My husband who adores […]

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Vegan lemon meringue tart

I love lemon meringue pies and I made my own version, with a lemon gelee layer, walnut sablee pastry, lemon creme pat and a brown sugar vegan meringue. Sable pastry 240 gram all purpose flour 90 icing sugar 60 almond flour 1 pinch of salt Zest of 1 lemon 60 melted vegan white chocolate – you can […]

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Vegan watermelon tart

Yes, summer may be leaving us, but it’s not completely gone yet. I still want to pretend it’s still here. I like fall and I like winter etc but I don’t like short days. In winter, as soon as you finish working it’s already really dark and you feel much more tired and eventually you […]

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Lemon, thyme and figs cake (vegan)

I love thyme. I have a very perky plant on my balcony and it needs regular trimming. It’s so aromatic and delicious and I love to pair it with sweet stuff, like most herbs! I devised this lemon and thyme and figs cake because figs were really delicious and pretty, and the thyme needed trimming […]

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Chocolate, almond and caramel tartlets (vegan)

I love making vegan caramel, I usually love further flavouring it with other elements (not just salt, but also whiskey, pepper or whatever makes you happy). For these tartlets I made a simple caramel sauce because the cacao pastry and the mousse were so rich I didn’t want to make it overwhelming. It was so […]

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Saffron, rhubarb and cardamom cake (vegan)

Hello weekend with this vegan saffron, cardamom, pistachio and rhubarb cake, decorated with palette knife buttercream flowers!  One thing that definitely drives my baking choices is creativity and learning. I always want to try something new, test new techniques, and use flavors the are typically associated to savory foods too. Basically: I want to have […]

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Soft apple cake (vegan)

Apples are just the best, right? Apples are great all year round (at least here), they are good juiced, raw, peel on, peel off, in jams, oven baked, simmered … I could go on forever. I was feeling nostalgic the other day, I haven’t seen my parents in almost a year and I was missing […]

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Blackberry and Caramel cake (vegan)

Vegan blackberry and caramel cake. This cake is another Miriam in fantasyland cake 🌸 meaning that I love flowers and leaves and berries and mini spoons and mini forks that drive some of our friends crazy when having to eat one of my desserts 😂  This cake has several elements:  Coconut sugar sponge – the […]

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Grape, blueberry and hibiscus cake

I love a good vineyard cake. The wine, the grape, the olive oil, it is such a combination of strong but well balanced flavours that make you want to go for another slice while you are still having your first one! So here’s the recipe for a vineyard sponge, with blueberry namelaka filling, hibiscus buttercream […]

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Vegan “kiwier” cake

Happy Tuesday from me and this vegan kiwier cake 🙂  I received a ton of kiwis from Oddbox so I thought: why not make a Fraisier with kiwis – a ‘Kiwier’? Well, it worked so well. I also used passion fruits and some peaches because they all go so well together and it was such […]