Tag Archives : Healthy Dessert

Mazapan, a Spanish Christmas delight

There is no Christmas that passes by without me having mazapan. A Spanish Christmas delight dated from the XI century!   As I wrote this post, I learnt nuns from Toledo – one of the most charming cities in Spain – invented the recipe during a famine. With no flour in their pantries, but plenty of almond and […]

Heavenly & simple ice cream recipe

I love, love, love summer time, and it happens I live in country where Christmas is during summer. Days are beautifully long and warm, and life slows down dramatically during this time of the year. Sleeping, going to the beach, spending time with friends, watching movies, cooking deliciously or just pottering around become top priority. I […]