Figs with Quark

  Now that it’s summer, even I can’t always have sweet cakes for brunch and breakfast. Baking is also not that great an idea if the apartment is already heated up through the sun… If it’s warm I feel like something lighter instead, something without the carbs and without cream or butter as cutting the calories a […]

Baked Apples

For my last post in this year, I have chosen to let you know how to make the tastiest winter warming dish of baked apples stuffed with marzipan, almonds and apricots. I am in Berlin at the moment, where I saw one of those nice old, tiled ovens the other day, typically for Berlin, where […]

Autumnal Apple Pumpkin Crumble Cake

It’s October now and I couldn’t decide if this post should therefore feature apples or pumpkins… until I realized that together they would make a perfect autumn cake! The markets are full with huge varieties of both at the moment, which is a lovely sight – pink, red and green apples next to yellow, orange […]

Grilled Apricots with Ricotta

We’re definitely at the very end of summer now but here is one last summery post, featuring those sweet, end of the summer apricots that you should hopefully still be able to get hold of right now. These ricotta topped, grilled apricots are so delicious and, at the same time, so easy to make. The […]

Watermelon & Mint Granita

    It’s been a while… The reason is that I am on vacation, back home in Berlin – hot and sunny Berlin! The temperature keeps hitting the mid thirties here and all I feel like eating when it’s this hot is ice cream. And even ice cream can be too rich when you’re in […]