Muffins alla Zucca(squash) e Noci(walnuts)

300 grams sifted all purpose flour 250 grams sugar 200 grams melted butter A pinch of salt 250 grams squash, cooked and mashed 75 grams of chopped walnuts 6 egg yolks 6 egg whites, beaten until stiff( you can add 5 grams of cream of tartar or a pinch of salt to help you in…

Tanglad – Lemon grass – cymbopogon citratus

Last saturday, I had the luck to visit a Filipina living here in the City of Treviso. I never imagined that one day I would be able to meet someone who would give me the hint that It is possibile to cultivate lemon grass “tanglad” here in Italy. It is strange how life can bring…

Coconut macaroons – per Yerlis

370 grammi di latte concentrato 250 grammi di burro 225 grammi di zucchero 2 ml aroma al limone oppure la buccia grattugiata di un limone 8 tuorli 8 albumi(montare a neve) 1/2 cucchiaino di sale fino 500 grammi di polpa di cocco essiccata Sciogliere il burro + aggiungere lo zucchero + i tuorli + latte…

Per Yerlis….

PINEAPPLE CHIFFON CAKE 6 tuorli d’uovo 6 albumi 195 ml di succo d’ananas 120 ml d’olio di maize 280 grammi di zucchero 285 grammi di farina “00” 5 grammi di cremor tartaro o un pizzico di sale 1/2 cucchiaino di sale 16 grammi di lievito per dolci Passare al setaccio la farina, il sale fino…

Coconut macaroons…

After so many months of planning and then choosing the right date for a small gathering among friends, we finally decided when and for my friends I decided to make these coconut macaroons. I hope they will like it… This is the recipe: 1 can condensed milk 250 grams of butter 225 grams of sugar…

Pineapple Chiffon cake

This afternoon I decided to make a Pineapple Chiffon Cake with my friend Cris and aside from sharing some cake baking secrets, it was really fun cooking with someone. While the cake was in the oven( unfortunately this kind of cake needs more than an hour to be ready), we played a traditional Filipino game…