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Caramel Nougat Slice

I am currently obsessively reading/studying the Green & Blacks  chocolate cookbook that I bought many years ago when I was living in Cornwall, UK working as an assistant pastry chef at the Watergate Bay hotel near Newquay (top UK surf spot!). Usually, when I work on a classic dessert recipe I like to study the “original” first, mostly french… Continue reading

Blog / Sweets

Aussie Brownies

The topic of today’s blog post is CHANGE and how I/we can learn to embrace and trust life’s neverending detours and spontanuous rollercoaster rides. I think I am a person who generally embraces change. Actually, I know for sure that I love it as much as I sometimes resist it. Obviously I only like it… Continue reading

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Bali sweets

Hello! and welcome back to my world of sweet treats, desserts and of course…chocolate! It’s been a while that I have posted a recipe or a story around creating desserts but I guess life sometimes has other plans and you shall not question or disturb them I am still in Bali, I did have some… Continue reading

Blog / Liquids / Sweets

More Matcha love

Recently my friend Coco came to visit me for 2 weeks from Japan and besides having the best time ever here in Bali, she also brought me some ridiculously good and fresh ceremonial grade Matcha from the Uji region in Kyoto (alongside many other japanese sweets & a beautiful authentic Matcha bowl as seen on the… Continue reading

Blog / Sweets

Bali. Chocolate. Truffles.

I am in Bali right now and I am the happiest kid on the block. Its magical here. The nature is stunning, the food is deeply nourishing & flavourful, the Balinese are some funny folks that surprise me every single day with their cheeky humour and the people I am surrounded with are just amazing… Continue reading

Blog / Savories

Grain-free Maki Rolls

I am currently experimenting with my diet and training habits as I am curious how my physical and mental health will change/benefit/suffer while I am preparing for some big changes in my life. It was one of those moments where I just felt that I wanted to switch up something, not because I am unhealthy or… Continue reading

Sweets

Tiramisu

12 Ladyfingers* 2 espresso shots or 1 cup strong cold-brewed coffee 3 Tbsp rum (optional) Chocolate layer 1 cup walnuts (soaked and dehydrated/roasted) 1 Tbsp honey or maple syrup 1 Tbsp coffee 3 Tbsp water 1/2 Tbsp cacao powder Vanilla-cashew „mascarpone“ 3/4 cup cashews, soaked overnight 1/4 cup water 1.5 Tbsp honey 1 tsp vanilla… Continue reading

Blog / Liquids

Matcha Latte

After starting my day with a warm, nourishing and super-healthy Matcha Latte with home-made nut milk, I felt the obligation to post the recipe straight away so you have the chance to share the excitement with me. You can actually start with the preparation right now (which is nothing more than soaking the nuts for a couple of hours),… Continue reading