Month: June 2024

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CHOCOLATE CHERRY CUPCAKES

INGREDIENTS 1 cup all-purpose flour1/2 cup cocoa powder1 tsp baking powder1/2 tsp baking soda1/4 teaspoon salt1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened1 cup granulated sugar2 large eggs1 tsp vanilla extract1/2 cup buttermilk1/2 cup cherry preserves FROSTING:3 large egg whites3/4 cup granulated sugar1/4 tsp cream of tartar1 tsp vanilla extract CHOCOLATE COATING:8 oz bittersweet chocolate, chopped2 Tbsp oil […]

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VANILLA CAKE

INGREDIENTS INSTRUCTIONS ● As a first step, before starting to make the cake, turn on the oven and leave it at least 160º C.● Grease and flour the pan. We cut butter and pass it through the mold and then we pour flour and spread it.● To achieve a fluffy and very rich dough, each […]

bread

BREAD

Dough:3 C all-purpose flour¼ C plus 1 tablespoon sugar1 teaspoon salt¾ C milk, lukewarm3 tablespoon butter, melted1 egg, lightly beaten1 ½ teaspoon instant yeast (not quite a whole packet) Filling:¼ C butter1 C fine crushed graham crackers (or breadcrumbs)½ C sugar Crumb Roll:½ C fine bread crumbs INSTRUCTIONS Using a stand mixer bowl fitted with […]

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CHOCOLATE ROLL

INGREDIENTS 4 eggs125g of sugar4 tablespoons of milk130g of flour4 tablespoons of bitter cocoaFor the cream:125g butter10 cl of liquid cream100g icing sugar125g dark chocolate For the glaze:200g of dark chocolate150g icing sugar INSTRUCTIONS

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Marzipan chocolate loaf cake

Ingredients100g caster sugar60g dark brown soft sugar165g salted butter, softened, plus extra for the tinicing sugar, for dusting350g marzipan3 large eggs200g self-raising flour½ tsp baking powder½ tsp almond extract75ml milk3 tbsp cocoa powder50g dark chocolate chips180ml double cream140g dark chocolate, finely chopped1 tbsp golden syrup1 tsp almond extractMethod

chicken

Pollo Asado

This pollo asado is simple yet rich with a refreshing Mexican flavor. It features chicken thighs cooked in a balance of spices and fresh citrus to make a truly irresistible dish. 👌 Ingredients1 small lime juiced2 tablespoons olive oil1 tablespoon vinegar2 tablespoons achiote paste1 small orange juiced3 cloves garlic crushed1 teaspoon oregano dried1 teaspoon cumin […]

cookies

Cranberry Orange Shortbread Cookies

Ingredients1/2 cup dried cranberries Craisins¾ cups sugar divided2½ cups all purpose flour – spooned and leveled not scooped1 cup butter cubed (and cold)1 tsp almond extractzest of 1 orange1 to 2 tbsp of fresh orange juice optionaladditional sugar to coat cookies before baking if desired InstructionsLine a baking sheet with parchment paper and set aside.Combine […]

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PISTACHIO CHEESECAKE BARS

INGREDIENTS Pistachio Crust:1½ cups graham cracker crumbs1/2 cup shelled pistachios, finely chopped1/4 cup granulated sugar1/2 cup unsalted butter, meltedFor the Pistachio Cheesecake Filling: 24 oz (3 blocks) cream cheese, softened1 cup granulated sugar1 tsp vanilla extract1/4 cup sour cream3 large eggs1/2 cup shelled pistachios, finely choppedGreen food coloring (optional)For the Pistachio Cream Topping: 1 cup […]

steak

Garlic Butter Steak and Potatoes

Ingredients: 1 1/2 pounds sirloin steak, cut into bite-sized pieces1 1/2 pounds baby potatoes, halved4 tablespoons olive oil, divided6 cloves garlic, minced4 tablespoons unsalted butter, divided1 teaspoon dried thyme1 teaspoon dried rosemary1 teaspoon dried oreganoSalt and pepper to tasteFresh parsley, chopped for garnish Directions: Preheat your oven to 400°F (200°C). In a large bowl, toss […]