Cooking · Eating

Christmas Cookies – my winning 11

Welcome back to my little corner of the internet! 'Tis the time of the year where my German DNA is strong. As soon as the Advent time starts, I feel this urge to start baking cookies. Every good German bakes a minimum of 4 different cookies. My grandma used to make 18 different types of… Continue reading Christmas Cookies – my winning 11

World Food Challenge

Day 192: Vatican City and Torta alla Ricotta

Buonasera, Raffies! We are going to the smallest country in the world, the Vatican and we are going to have our last dessert in this challenge..but fear not! There will be more desserts coming your way after the challenge is over 😉 I know the Vatican does not exactly have a different cuisine from the… Continue reading Day 192: Vatican City and Torta alla Ricotta

World Food Challenge

Day 178: Tonga and Faikakai Topai

Good evening, Raffies! Today we are going to Tonga. To be honest, my designated dish was octopus in coconut sauce. However, due to great unluck, I was not able to find any fresh octopus this week. Therefore, I had to change plans and went for a funny sounding dessert: Faikakai Topai. It is a quite… Continue reading Day 178: Tonga and Faikakai Topai