Baking

Cobbler With Port Macerated Figs

Cobbler With Port Macerated Figs

RU Hello guys! Fall (or as I call it cooking season) is officially here! I know, I know you are probably all incredibly sad about the fact that summer is over, cold times are ahead and Christmas is too far away. As your beloved neighbor […]

Blackberry Thyme and Meyer Lemon Galette

Blackberry Thyme and Meyer Lemon Galette

RU When I explain galettes to the people, I always say “It’s like a giant cookie but with fillings and a lot tastier.” Even French Canadians call it that way, filling their galettes with sweet ingredients. However, term “galette” comes from the region of Brittany in […]

Oatmeal Breakfast Cups

Oatmeal Breakfast Cups

RU I usually post my recipes on Sundays, but today I decided to surprise you a little. I woke up to heavy rain and gusty winds on Wednesday. This kind of weather always reminds me of London where all that I ate for breakfast were: […]

Homemade Syrniki (Ricotta Pies)

Homemade Syrniki (Ricotta Pies)

RU As a proud Russian, I sometimes miss my grandma’s comfort food. Syrniki, which entire female population of my family used to make, was my favorite breakfast before school. My mom usually served it with sour cream, my grandma made it with strawberry preserves and […]

Lavender Shortbread

Lavender Shortbread

RU In between vanity and weekends, I usually get really hungry for sweets, but I just can’t let myself buy packaged desserts. It just doesn’t feel right to me. Plus you never know the full list of ingredients and the amount of sugar that the […]

Roasted Bosc Pears With Honey and Herbs

Roasted Bosc Pears With Honey and Herbs

RU Hey! Long time no see! Christmas stuff has taken me by the storm. Relatives have started flying into the city one-by-one, presents need to be wrapped and dinner need a little rehearsal. Since I’m only here for a few minutes let’s look at the […]

Instarecipe: Sweet and Savory Scones

Instarecipe: Sweet and Savory Scones

Wow! I got hit by the storm of requests for this recipe basically in every single social media. You were so curious and responsive, so I couldn’t say no. You found a pretty good deal if you stumbled upon this recipe surfing the internet because today […]