Category Archives: Christmas Recipes

Apple pie recipe

Portions / number of persons: 8
Preparation time: 60 minutes
Cooking time: 50 minutes
Category: Desserts
Difficulty: Moderate

Who does not remember these series and American films where welcome you to the neighborhood with a crispy apple pie… This “Pie” with its crispy dough and juicy Apple inside bark is a favorite of the Americans and from today I am sure that also yours. us.
For the pastry:

Apple pie recipe

-250g very cold butter cut into cubes of 2x 2cm
-425g pastry flour
-10Gr of sugar
-1pinch salt
-125g cold water Continue reading

Chicken croquettes


-1 l chicken broth.
-90 g. butter or oil
-6 tablespoons flour Colmadas.
-50 g of grated onion.
-A bit of nutmeg.

Chicken croquettes

-2 chicken thigh.
-1 Carrot.
-1 Leek.
-1/2 onion
-2 cloves of garlic.
-1 branch of parsley Continue reading

Pancakes recipe of my mother

Portions / number of persons: 4
Preparation time: 25 minutes
Cooking time: 30-35 minutes
Category: Desserts
Difficulty: Easy


We are very traditional in our land as you can see here. So every year we repeat ears of my mother, Rosquillas de Mi Madre, the Farropeiras I learned to do last year, and if you fancy a Carnival and strawberries, cake
Anise bread and so many and so many desserts as there is.

Pancakes recipe of my mother

I now the recipe for pancakes of my mother who never fails to make them, it’s like having it here in eses moments. Continue reading

Macaroon and anise

Another biscuit!

I’m sorry but I cannot say where got it, I noted not the origin and well that I feel it because they are very good, almost certain that I copied them from here so thank you who put them!! If it is present it occurs so we applaud

Macaroon and anise


-225 g of wheat flour
-225 g of almond meal (Almond ground in TH is worth)
-150 g icing sugar
-1 large egg
-150 g butter at room temperature
-30 g of aniseed liqueur
-1 pinch of salt
-1 beaten hueo and almond in cubes to decorate. Continue reading

Pie Torciglioni

The origin of pasta is still debatable, according to historians it was Marco Polo who introduced in Italy but others say immunity to loa Arabs who unveiled it in the Mediterranean… What is clear is that the Italians were who have specialized in their development and have given him international fame.

I love to prepare pasta… any pasta dish that gives much play, is what is called a neutral food like rice and admits all kinds sauce and thousand and one preparation. The way of presenting that I bring you today I saw Martha Stewart.

pie torciglioni

What you will need

-500 grs of Torciglioni (I bought at Aldi)
-200 ml double cream
-150 grams of grated cheese, I put one semi – cured but you can put Parmesan or other…
-3 eggs
-100 ml whole milk Continue reading

Raspberries and lemon rolls

(For 8-9 rolls)
For the dough:
-200 ml of milk.
-110 sugar.
-450 Gr. flour
-60 flour
(amassed end and sprinkle on the work surface).
-10 g of fast-acting dry yeast.(Powdered).
-90 g butter.
-2 Medium eggs.
-1 Tablespoon of lemon zest.
-1 Pinch of salt.

raspberries and lemon rolls

For the filling:
-60 Gr. of sugar + 40 Gr. sprinkle.
-1 Tablespoon of lemon zest dessert.
-1 Tablespoon of corn starch (cornstarch) dessert.
-40 g of butter.
-120 gr of raspberries.
-130 gr. sugar Glass.
-1 Tablespoon and a half of lemon juice.
-Half a tablespoon of water. Continue reading

Cupcakes of Strawberry with coverage of mascarpone and cream minimagdalenas

Long ago I had seen these strawberries on Pinterest decoration and I loved! Adding to that had purchased the book aim: perfect cupcake recently and that Victor loves strawberries, I got this.

The only downside is that it wasn’t Strawberry season and which I bought were not very beyond but now if it is seasonal, I have to repeat…The mass of the cupcake is the book but cream I don’t no, end convince creams of butter and cheese is delicious!

Cupcakes of Strawberry

For the cupcakes:
-120 g of butter without salt at room temperature.
-180 g of white sugar.
-2 eggs M.
-230 g of flour.
-2 teaspoons of yeast Royal.
-120 ml of semi-skimmed milk.
-1 teaspoon of vanilla extract.
-200 g of strawberries.

For the cream:
-500 g. mascarpone.
-400 g. of cream.
-125 g. of confectioners sugar.

For decoration:
-12 strawberries
-Chocolate or candy balls.

We precalentamos the oven to 180 ° (160 ° if it is with fan).
Prepare tray for cupcakes with 12 capsules of paper.
Chop strawberries into teeny pieces. We reserve.
We sift the flour with the baking powder in a bowl and set aside.
Beat the butter with the sugar until blended and mixture is clarified. Add the eggs, one by one, beating until incorporated.
Add half of the flour and beat at low speed until it is incorporated.
Then add milk, mixed with vanilla extract, and beat again.
Add half the flour and beat at low speed until the mixture is homogeneous. Add the strawberries using a spatula.
We deal the mixture into capsules, without fill them more than 2/3.
We bake 22 to 25 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean.
We left templar 5 minutes in the Pan and then on a grid.

We assemble the cream and set aside.
We beat the mascarpone with the glass sugar cheese and add the whipped cream mixture.
Reserve in the fridge until we decoremos.

Decorate the cupcake with sleeve pastry bag and nozzle type 1A of Wilton, with a strawberry on top and decoration as you can see.

Notes: Excess cream but it is delicious, I froze the leftovers I, in as thaw it I tell you as is. If I don’t have 500 gr. mascarpone cheese, until reaching the 500 gr cream cheese I use.

Meatballs with beer

After making chicken with beer and check that with these same ingredients leaving a spectacular sauce so I had to try to do it with a few meatballs, in a first moment was going to be blonde sauce but changed plans at the last moment. I hope you enjoy it and that have never made them understand well step by step.

Meatballs with beer

Preparation time: 30 minutes
Cooking time: 30 minutes
People: 2
INGREDIENTS: Continue reading

Guinness cake

I’m doing my pinitos with desserts, because you know that it is not what mine this pastry, but the blog has to have everything and now I have seen that many desserts you seek here. I’ve decided to make this cake Guinness or Guinness cake, though late… Here I show you how I have done it. I hope you like it.

Preparation time: 20 minutes
Time of baking: 50 minutes
People: 4

Guinness cake


-275 g flour
-225 g butter
-350 g sugar
-75 g chocolate powder value
-25 CL of black beer Guinness
-2 teaspoons of baking soda
-1 tablespoon sugar PKT.
-20cl of liquid cream to mount
-2 eggs Continue reading