Lemon meringue pie

I’ve always wanted to make lemon meringue pie, but it always seemed like so much work.  Well, I was quite mistaken! This lemon meringue was so easy to make, and such a success! Everyone loved it. It had the perfect balance of sweet and tangy and the ground almonds add such a delicate touch of

Torta de tres leches / Colombian 3 milk cake

Because who likes dry cake! This dessert is deliciously sweet and moist and often spiked with some rum. The basic idea behind this dessert is: take your regular sponge cake and cover/drown it with a condensed milk, evaporated milk and whole milk mixture and then cover with a merengue/whipped cream mix refrigerate for a few

Crunchy Peanut Butter Cookies

I’ve been baking cookies since I was a child, I’ve baked many different types but never Peanut Butter, I don’t think I ever tried them until last year when I had a colleague who would bake every Sunday and bring to work all sort of amazing goodies on Monday.  The tastiest thing we ever got

Lemon cheesecake with strawberry sauce

This lemon cheesecake is one of the desserts I have been making since I was a teen, all my girlfriends would basically pool around the cheesecake with a spoon and well, that would be the  end of that cheesecake. Such sweet memories, even now it’s a family favourite and always present at any formal dinner.

Blueberry pie MIL style

This delicious crispy blueberry pie is perfect for when you have a sudden surplus of newly picked blueberries. Eat it warm with some vanilla ice cream, you will sure feel like you are in food heaven! We has this amazingly crispy pie  just  a few weeks ago during a trip to the in-laws, who happen to

Mango and lime parfait

This mango and lime parfait is the amazing result of and experimental dessert that came about due to excess of increasingly ripe mangoes. Deliciously fluffy, fresh, delicate and in one word, fabulous!  Incredibly easy, no bake, refrigerate only it is as easy as it gets. Definitely worth a try! Enjoy!