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Poppyseeds and orange cookies

I based myself on a recipe from this book. I adapted the recipe a bit: in the book, they use grinded poppyseeds but I like it when my cookies are a bit more cruncy so I added them without grinding. 330 more words

Bake It

Lemon & Poppyseed Cupcakes

I am not a very experienced baker (something I would like to improve) but from time to time I give it a go. Three reasons for it: I am not very patient, I don’t have a feeling for when the cakes/cupcakes/tarts are done in the oven, I find it hard to stick to the exact measures as I don’t usually do that when cooking. 573 more words

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Purim: Poppyseed filling with a Persian-style twist

Tonight is Purim, when we dress up in costume, make fun of dire villains and dull kings, cheer modest heroes and most of all praise a heroic woman, Esther, who risked everything to change the king’s addled mind and spare the Jews of the Persian empire. 1,743 more words

Desserts

BLUEBERRY AND POPPYSEED BUTTER CAKE

Here is a recipe for a delicious cake from Alice Water’s cookbook, The Art of Simple Food II.  Great for a weekend brunch and it keeps at room temperature for several days after baking. 314 more words

Breakfast

Stir fried potato and carrots in poppy seeds paste

Today I got notified that its my blogging anniversary and that its been two years that I started this blog!!! vow!!! I cannot believe how fast the year 2014 flew by!! 438 more words

Main Course

Lemon Poppyseed Cake

I made this cake on Christmas Eve because I didn’t want a heavy cream cake this year as a dessert. There is usually so much food that eating cake afterwards becomes a challenge. 323 more words

Recipe

Wholemeal Seed Bread

If I haven’t said it enough already, I love love LOVE making my own bread. The smell, the taste of freshly baked bread! Kneading away all your worries – therapy in a bowl Stop me if I am repeating myself! 276 more words

Baking