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Strawberry Cheesecake - A Sweet Summer Treat

Moments we enjoy a lot are those quietly spent in the kitchen trying out new dessert recipes we find in our stack of recipe books and magazines. There is something relaxing about baking and having a cake in the afternoon is one of  Germany's most beloved traditions. When we invite family or friends over in the afternoon there is definitely cake around. Here is how to make a delicious no bake strawberry cheesecake for your next family or friends gathering.
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How To Make Perfect Panna Cotta

Panna Cotta is a classic Italian dessert that seems to have it's origin in the northern Italian region of Piedmont. It literally translates into "cooked cream". Panna Cotta is essentially a pudding. We love making panna cotta because it’s easy to do and requires very little ingredients. It is practically fool proof. This delicious dessert is naturally gluten-free and therefore it caters to many dietary needs. It can also be turned into a vegan dessert option, if desired. You can also customize it by adding different flavors like chocolate or coffee. The taste of panna cotta is light, creamy and delicious making it the perfect sweet treat. Try these recipes today!
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How To Make Colorful Chocolate Barks Like A Pro

Create your own chocolates with this colorful chocolate bark recipe. A chocolate bark is essentially a slab of chocolate that is covered with fruits, almonds or nuts. The name 'bark' refers to the vague resemblance of the candy to a tree bark. We also call it hand-broken chocolate. The chocolate slab is broken by hand into shards of various sizes to serve. Chocolate barks can be made with any kind of chocolate. Combining different types of chocolate make it a unique piece of art. For the hobby chocolatier this is one of the easiest methods to create chocolates at home. 
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How To Make Delicious Macarons At Home

Macarons are one of the most popular classic French pastries with numerous flavors and fillings. These elegant sandwich cookies are gluten-free and made of egg white, blanched almonds, sugar and flavorings. The filling consists of a ganache, buttercream or jam. The perfect French macarons have a slight crunch and chewy texture. Although these cookies require some practice, they are worth a try. Impress your friends and family with these homemade, colorful Macarons, inspired by top French pastry chefs! 
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Delicious Dark Chocolate Bundt Cake

One of the best ways to deal with the winter blues is to indulge in dark chocolates or perhaps a chocolate cake. Dark chocolate contains a compound called theobromine, which increases energy and mental alertness. It also contains magnesium, which is essential for production of serotonin. Serotonin is the feel-good chemical and influences your mood and therefore can increase your feelings of overall happiness. If you have a sweet tooth like us, this delicious chocolate bundt cake will make you happy. It is an awesome mood booster and makes a great dessert.
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A Festive Orange Rum Cake Recipe For Christmas

The holiday seen is upon us and this is hands down one of our most favorite Christmas Cakes. We baked a lot of Christmas cookies during the past weeks and this orange date chocolate cake with a bit of rum concludes our baking extravaganza.
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The Most Delicious Pumpkin Pie Recipe For The Holidays

Happy fall you all. The leaves are falling and it is getting colder outside. The festive season is just around the corner and we are getting cozy with hot chocolate and a piece of cake. It is the pumpkin season and therefore we made a fresh pumpkin pie. This is absolutely the best and most delicious pumpkin cake we have ever eaten. Pumpkins symbolize the harvest time and during this time of the year you can see pumpkin spice everything all around you from lattes, chocolates, donuts and so on. Did you know that pumpkin pies are the single most requested dessert at Thanksgiving in the USA? A good reason to give it a try and make this delicious pie from scratch. Here is how:
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Authentic German Mini Black Forest Cakes Recipe

The Black Forest cake is a German classic. Typically, the cake consists of several layers of chocolate sponge cake that is filled with cherries and whipped cream. The decoration consists of additional whipped cream, maraschino cherries and chocolate shavings. Traditionally, the cherries are soaked in cherry brandy, Kirschwasser, which is a clear spirit made from sour cherries. This is also the ingredient that gives the dessert its distinctive flavor. These lovely little cakes are the perfect dessert. Your guests are sure to enjoy this delicious cherry and chocolate combination.

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How To Make A Colorful Smarties Pinata Cake

The piñata cake is named after the Mexican party center pieces made from paper with a hollow center which is used to hold candies and other sweet treats. The idea behind the pinata cake is to make the cake-cutting process a bit more exciting and unique. It adds an element of surprise and will keep people guessing as to what really is packed inside it. This lemon sponge cake is a favorite for any kids birthday party. 
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How To Make Delicious Caramel Yourself

If you love caramel, you will love this. This is truly the best caramel recipe we have tried and believe us we tried many. Making homemade caramel can seem intimidating. Boiling hot sugar, the fear of scorching or burning it is scary. We scrubbed our pots several times after failed attempts. However, the sheer satisfaction when you finally get it right is so rewarding. Therefore, we encourage you to try it for yourself. This silky smooth homemade caramel is beyond easy to make and perfectly paired with dark chocolate or sea salt.
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