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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, 

List of The Great British Bake Off Technical Challenge Recipes

List of The Great British Bake Off Technical Challenge Recipes

P.S. I will be adding more recipes as I make them myself. Just started working on the Season 1! What are the technical challenges? thegreatbritishbakeoff.co.uk describes the technical challenges in The Great British Bake Off as follows: “This challenge separates the wheat from the chaff. 

GBBO Technicals Season 1 – Victoria Sandwich

GBBO Technicals Season 1 – Victoria Sandwich

Firstly, if you are looking for the short version of the Victoria Sandwich recipe to do the Technical Challenge yourself, go to this post instead. I highly recommend you not to read further to avoid spoilers. In this post, I’m going to give you an 

I’m Making All The Great British Bake Off Technical Challenge Recipes

I’m Making All The Great British Bake Off Technical Challenge Recipes

Hey, everyone! How are you all doing? Today we’re going to be tackling yet another challenge. (Yup, I love challenges. Cause what better way to make a total fool of yourself on the internet.) We will begin our journey making all of the technical challenge 

Victoria Sandwich – The Great British Bake Off Technical Challenge Recipe

Victoria Sandwich – The Great British Bake Off Technical Challenge Recipe

This is the extremely short version of the Victoria Sandwich recipe that the bakers actually had to follow in the very first episode of the Great British Bake Off. If you’re looking for the full recipe, go check out the Mary Berry’s Victoria Sandwich recipe 

Making Food From The Sims: Chef’s Salad

Making Food From The Sims: Chef’s Salad

Hey, everyone! Today I thought we’d do something totally different. I had this idea. What if… I would try to recreate recipes from The Sims games? If you don’t know what The Sims is – it’s a series of life simulation video games where you create your