Carrot cake loaf © Reka Csulak

Carrot cake loaf

One of the best things on Earth is a good carrot cake. This time I’ve baked a loaf instead of the classic shape, even if the baking takes a bit longer. I decorated the loaf with pink rose petals, fresh-green lime zest and of course chopped walnuts. It’s a perfect treat for the upcoming Mother’s day this weekend too! INGREDIENTS Batter 250 g carrots, peeled, … Continue reading Carrot cake loaf

Red velvet cake © Reka Csulak

A bouquet of Red Velvet

Magyarul  ⇣  A bouquet of Red Velvet I’ve already shared my best Valentine’s Day gift idea in my previous post. Now I show you how to replace a classic bouquet of red roses with a lovely cake. Did you know that red velvet cake originally didn’t contain any red food coloring? It developed a nice mahogany color as a result of the chemical reaction of anthocyanin-rich cocoa … Continue reading A bouquet of Red Velvet

Chestnut jul log © Reka Csulak

Chestnut Yule log

Magyarul  ⇣  Chestnut Yule log The tradition of burning the Jul (Yule) Log was originally a Nordic viking tradition during Jul, the Winter Solstice festivals in Scandinavia then other European countries. It was a carefully chosen, large oak log with runes on it, asking the Gods to protect them from misfortune. A piece of the log was saved to protect the home during the upcoming year and was used … Continue reading Chestnut Yule log

Eszterházi cake © Reka Csulak

Eszterházy cake

Magyarul  ⇣  Eszterházy cake Recipe source: Szamos Since this recipe is in Hungarian, You can find a basic but handy vocabulary here to figure out what kind of ingredients you need. This is one of the classic Hungarian cakes what is so popular since the 19th century when the recipe was created. There is no accurate information about it’s origin, but as we know it was the favorite cake of … Continue reading Eszterházy cake

Unicorn cake © Reka Csulak

Unicorn cake

Magyarul  ⇣  Unicorn cake Since this was one of the most popular creations of mine on Instagram and you asked me to tell the story behind it… I have no choice :))) I’ve created a little guide for you if you ever planned to make a Unicorn cake, you can start the project with this post. The key of success for me… is the Wilton … Continue reading Unicorn cake