Apricot Tart for Long Summer Days

Jun 09, 2017
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This tart is very good; and I’m not just saying so. It’s just the right amount of sweet and tart, with a faint bittersweet hint. Making it calls for very…

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Mini Apple Rose Tarts

Nov 28, 2016
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Every time I come up a good tart dough, I stick to it. I think so many things can go wrong with tarts and pies, that one should always have…

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Berry Muffins for the Weekend

Mar 18, 2016
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Hello, Friday! Thank you for coming so quickly, I was really impatient for this weekend to come. For the following two days I will be off to a Yoga Retreat,…

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Happy Anniversary, Rokolectiv!

Apr 17, 2015
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Rokolectiv, the festival for electronic music and related visual arts which takes place annually in Bucharest, turns 10 this year. And I honestly don’t know when that happened. It seems…

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Dark Macaroon Tart

Apr 03, 2015
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Do you like Bounty chocolate bars? How about if I told you could make a healthier version of the famous chocolate bar in the shape of a rich and decadent tart, yet…

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Almost Spring Brunch

Mar 17, 2015
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My friends probably hear me saying this too often, but it’s true: while I enjoy meat sometimes, I’m not a big fan of cooking it. I’ve noticed that whenever I look…

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Grown-up Flourless Chocolate Cake

Mar 04, 2015
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Before having a child, I was a one of those spontaneity prone people, free to go out to dinner and/or a movie on a whim, whenever I chose and pleased. It…

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Dexter’s Perfect Key Lime Pie

Jan 30, 2015
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For a blood enthusiast serial-killer with a taste for avenging justice to be associated with key lime pie is weird to say the least. But it’s also true. If you’ve…

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