Category Archives: All cakes

Sarah Bernhardt chocolate cakes

This is a cake that I deeply truly love! For some reason I just haven’t really tried baking it yet (well that’s a lie – I made them once in a licorice version, but I’ve never made the original Sarah Bernhardt). I have no idea why I haven’t baked them before now, because they’re SO delicious! And they aren’t that hard to bake at all.

These Sarah Bernhardt cakes are made with loads of delicious marzipan, dark and intense chocolate, cream and a little bit of coffee. If you don’t like coffee in your cakes, then don’t worry! There’s absolutely no problem in leaving out the coffee.

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Chocolate chip cookies with pistachio nuts

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When in the mood for baking something very quixk yet extra delicious, these chocolate chip cookies with pistachio nuts are just the thing!

I’ve baked cookies many many times before, but this time I made them in a new version with chocolate chips and pistachios. I think pistachios must be my all time favorite nut. And I love the subtle touch of dotted green they bring to the cookies. Continue reading

Swedish semlor

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These beautiful small cardamum buns filled with whipped cream and marcipan are by far one of my favorite traditional sweets. They’re originally Swedish, but here in Denmark I think it’s safe to say that we’ve fallen in love with them perhaps just as much as the Swedes, and therefore we’re starting to see them pop up here and there in the bakeries – especially in Copenhagen. Continue reading

Chocolate Pecan Pie

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Hi weekend bakers!

There’s this very special pie that I’ve been wanting to bake for many many years now. Why I haven’t baked it until now is a mystery. I’ve actually even shopped for the ingredients several times, but I always ended up using them for something else before I came to baking the pie.

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The best chocolate cake ever with Zacapa chocolate ganache

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I am not hesitating to call this cake my best and tastiest creation so far this year. I know those are some pretty big words, but I’m really not exaggerating. This cake is really something. In the most chocotastic, intense and rich way possible.
And the best thing about the cake? It is SO easy to bake. It doesn’t need all kinds of weird ingredients. It will surely be loved by ANYONE that tastes it. It gets better and better by each day that it’s allowed to sit in the fridge (but really, who can restrain themselves from eating all of the cake on the first day?). Continue reading