Tag: cake

Healthy Alternative Figolli

Healthy Alternative Figolli

Figolli are Maltese traditional sweets eaten in the Easter period. Since everyone asked for a healthy version on facebook, here is my alternative and guilt free figolli version. This recipe is gluten free, grain free and paleo. Figolli are usually made of a sweet almond 

Kwarezimal – Lenten Almond Cakes

Kwarezimal – Lenten Almond Cakes

‘Kwarezimal’ are Maltese tradition biscuits consumed during lent in Malta. The word itself comes from the Latin word ‘quadragesima’ which means the 40 days of lent. Most of you have asked for my version of kwarezimal and here you are. My gluten free, refined sugar 

Prinjolata (Carnival Cake)

Prinjolata (Carnival Cake)

What is Prinjolata? It is Carnival weekend in Malta. This calls for Prinjolata which is a Carnival Cake eaten during this time of the year. Sweet shops would be full with this cake during this time of the year. The original cake is full of 

Healthy Carrot Cake (new recipe)

Healthy Carrot Cake (new recipe)

Hello everyone! So I am back with a new slightly modified version of my previous carrot cake. Some had commented that it was bitter so in the new recipe I removed the lemon and some of the ginger. The texture came out similar to the one 

Sweet Pumpkin Bread

Sweet Pumpkin Bread

This bread/cake can be used for breakfast, lunch or as a snack. Store in freezer if you will not consume within one week!

Healthy Banana Cake

Healthy Banana Cake

This is a very easy gluten free, lactose free and Paleo cake! If you are afraid of baking I dare you to try it out! It is the easiest cake I ever done and I re-do it whenever I do not have time to try 

Banana Lemon Poppy Seed Cake

Banana Lemon Poppy Seed Cake

Sometimes I find pre ground almonds very convenient because my food processor does not make flour out of nuts. But for certain recipes, I prefer grinding my own almonds because it gives a very different texture to food. When I tried this cake with almond 

Homemade Snickers Cake

Homemade Snickers Cake

After having a go at creating my own homemade snickers bars, I came up this awesome raw cake. Attention hazard! This snickers cake is awesome, I even like it more than the commercial packed one. Let me know what you think!

Valentines Coconut Cake

Valentines Coconut Cake

A small and light sponge cake for two.     

Mango Cheesecake

Mango Cheesecake

This is my very first cheesecake attempt and I am thrilled with the result!