Christmas cookies | insimoneskitchen.com
Cake and cookies, Recipes

Christmas cookies

I hereby solemny swear; from next year onwards I will be posting only savory christmas dishes. And I also solemny swear that I will be doing nothing other than eating salads all year long. Just 365 days of eating greens… Seems like a brilliant plan. I might actually lose some weight in the process, even though that seems to be…

Read more
Vanilla sauce | insimoneskitchen.com
Desserts & Baking

Making a basic vanilla sauce

A good vanilla sauce is a useful recipe to have. Especially with the coming festivities. You can use it for a range of desserts and pastry plus you can add different flavors to it to create different versions of the sauce. Add some white chocolate for instance to make it super rich or how about some citrus flavors? The possibilities…

Read more
Madeleines | insimoneskitchen.com
Cake and cookies, Desserts & Baking


It’s funny how you can be intrigued by something as soon as you see it and madeleines, that small cake like cookie (or is it a cookielike cake??) were just the thing I was dying to make. I can’t even remember where I first saw it to be honest. It had been simmering in the back of my mind for…

Read more
Savory blintzes | insimoneskitchen.com
Recipes, Sidedish


Remember how we started our pancake adventure around the world with these poffertjes? Then we moved on to Aebleskiver and blini and now it is the turn of Blintzes. The funny thing is that when I looked it up on Wikipedia it actually tells me… that it is the same as blini! But when I type in recipe for blintzes…

Read more
Apple walnut clafoutis | insimoneskitchen.com
Desserts & Baking, Recipes

Apple walnut clafoutis

Before I started blogging I had never heard of clafoutis, let alone tasted one. But I kept seeing gorgeous examples of this incredibly versatile and yet so easy dish around the internet quite often until I decided it was time to try it for myself. The first clafoutis I made was of the traditional kind. I have read that “historically”…

Read more