Author: Helena

North Macedonian Musaka

North Macedonian Musaka

North Macedonian musaka (македонска мусака) or “moussaka” as it’s often spelt internationally is an amazing soul-warming casserole dish that is easy to make for dinner. As one might guess, then similarly to chapati, musaka is not only made in North Macedonia. It’s a dish that 

Around the World Challenge – North Macedonia

Around the World Challenge – North Macedonia

Hey everyone! It’s been a while – oh well, life happens – but the North Macedonian post and the recipes are here! Before I start, I just wanted to mention that from now on I will not be posting the recipes all at once. It 

Lemon Souffle – The Great British Bake Off Technical Challenge Recipe

Lemon Souffle – The Great British Bake Off Technical Challenge Recipe

This is the short version of the Lemon Souffle recipe that the bakers had to follow in the fourth episode of the Season 1 of the Great British Bake Off. This time they used Mary Berry’s recipe, so if you’re looking for the full one, 

Cob Loaf – The Great British Bake Off Technical Challenge Recipe

Cob Loaf – The Great British Bake Off Technical Challenge Recipe

This is the short version of the Cob Loaf recipe that the bakers had to follow in the third episode of the Season 1 of the Great British Bake Off. Once again, they used Paul Hollywood’s recipe, so if you’re looking for the full one, 

Scones – The Great British Bake Off Technical Challenge Recipe

Scones – The Great British Bake Off Technical Challenge Recipe

This is the extremely short version of the Scones recipe that the bakers had to follow in the second episode of the Season 1 of the Great British Bake Off. They used Paul Hollywood’s recipe, so if you’re looking for the full one, go check 

The History Of Macarons

The History Of Macarons

Most of us know that macarons are small French delicacies. But have you ever wondered where they really come from? What’s the history behind these finicky treats? The History A macaron is a small meringue-based biscuit made with almond flour, sugar, egg whites and food 

Burundian Flat Bread: Chapati

Burundian Flat Bread: Chapati

Despite the title, chapati bread is definitely not something that’s made in Burundi alone. It actually originates from India. However, the version of chapati recipe we’re taking a look at today is more common in different East African countries, Burundi being one of them. Chapati 

Burundian Lentil and Bean Soup

Burundian Lentil and Bean Soup

One of the dishes that we checked when visiting Burundi in our challenge was the Lentil and Bean Soup, or ‘Soupe aux Lentilles et Legumes’ if you want to be fancier. I’m definitely a soup kind of person – it’s so good and warms you 

Around the World Cooking Challenge – Burundi

Around the World Cooking Challenge – Burundi

Hey everyone! I’m back and presenting you the recipes from our second stop – Burundi. When doing the research, I could see right away that this is a very different country compared to Qatar. Burundi, in comparison, is a very poor country where political and 

Burundian Date and Banana Mix

Burundian Date and Banana Mix

This Date and Banana Cake, or ‘Date and Banana Mix’ like it seems to be traditionally called, is perfect if you want to make something easy, but different. Eat it warm! So, unlike the Lentil and Bean Soup, this is not a naturally healthy dish,