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Hilda rolls

This Hilda buns are baked with a delicate pastry without baking powder and sustain its intense vanilla aroma through the pith of a vanilla pod. Fill flour in a mixing bowl and mix with fine granulated sugar. Slit open a vanilla bean lengthwise with a sharp kitchen knife and the pulp with the blunt knife scrape out the back or one teaspoon, so that the fibers do not cut with the vanilla pod. The best vanilla blend with a fork in the flour.


The butter should be at room temperature as possible. Distribute butter in small pieces over the flour and add a fresh organic egg medium size. The pastry first thoroughly with electric mixer knead the dough hook on, arise to crumble. The crumble in the end by hand knead to a smooth dough ball. Preheat the oven to 150 ° and line a baking sheet with parchment paper. The amount is enough for two plates. Divide the dough into several portions, so that he can roll out easily. The work surface, the dough and rolling pin with flour and roll out the dough as thinly as possible, about 1/4-1/2 inch thick. Out with a 25 rogue cookie cutter square or round cookies and place on baking paper. Gouge out the remaining dough 25 cookie, which make a square hole or free in the middle, like to see in the picture above. Continue reading


Husarenkrapfen Murbeteiggeback are a delicate, filled with currant jelly or jam. Mix for the Husarenkrapfen flour with sugar and grated rind of lemon untreated. Add 1 egg of medium size and cold knobs of butter. The first flour mixture with the dough hook knead by hand mixer.


Here, the dough is still pretty dry. Finally, the dough knead by hand is best, since it only becomes smooth. The pastry into a ball, wrap in plastic wrap and let rest in refrigerator about 40 minutes. Cut a 4 cm thick roll and shape it in about 1-1.5 cm thick slices. The wheels roll into balls and place on a sheet lined with parchment paper. Press with the handle of a wooden spoon into small depressions balls. Egg yolk in a small bowl, whisk together and fill with about 1 tablespoon of cold water. Continue reading

Cappuccino heart

Use for cappuccino hearts as fresh eggs. From 1 egg and 1 egg yolk (save the egg whites separately), sugar, vanilla sugar, unsweetened cappuccino powder prepared (instant) chocolate chips and one batter. The almonds and grind so much of it under the dough knead until the dough no longer sticks.


The amount depends on the size of the eggs. The batter with flour and remove from the bowl. Roll out on a floured surface about 1 cm thick. It often thin with flour so the dough does not get stuck on the cake roll. Then cut out a heart shape and place them on a baking paper-lined baking sheet. Bake in a preheated oven at 140 degrees on the middle rack for about 35 min bake. Cappuccino heart to cool on the baking sheet. Continue reading

Date-almond meringue

Use the date-almond meringues with fresh eggs as possible. Separate the eggs and egg whites give a fat-free dish. The egg whites with an electric mixer / whisk egg whites until stiff. It can sprinkle in the sugar slowly. Season with a pinch of salt and lemon juice.


Add chopped almonds and egg whites to stiff raise. Dates, seed and cut into very small pieces. Also mix well with the beaten egg whites. Set with a teaspoon of small piles on a baking paper-lined baking sheet. While leaving some space between the date-almond meringue. Bake in a preheated oven at 180 degrees about 20 minutes on the middle rack, bake until a light brown color shows. Continue reading