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The Provencal Christmas Desserts

The 13 Christmas desserts

They are supposed to symbolize Christ and the twelve Apostles at the last supper. They are the total culmination of what is definitely very much a very traditional meal. 455 more words


Recipe: Raw Persimmon Cake

And it’s time for the cook part of the blog! Persimmons are like apples in our nearby Superdino, abundant and really cheap. It costs less than an euro for a kilo of really good, full of flavour persimmons, which were the main ingredient in my raw cake. 328 more words

Canary Islands

Dried Fig Smoothies

Today’s recipe features my favourite way to sweeten smoothies – dried figs! Dates, maple syrup and honey are all great options when it comes to making your smoothies a little sweeter but I just love the boost of flavour that dried figs add. 323 more words


Fig Newtons, the Adult Cookie.

Adult being a better word for old school taste. Just saying.

Figs are pretty awesome, whether it be on a goat cheese crostini with fig jam or even adding fresh figs to savory soup (adds sweetness). 218 more words


Figs, Figs, Figs

So I know I may be a little behind the band wagon on the fig department, but as they say better late then never. I’m seriously addicted to this sweet, crunchy, chewy delight, especially the dried fig kind. 571 more words


30-Day Health Muffins

The secret to baking the perfect muffin is to mix the mixture as little as possible. After combining the liquid with the dry ingredients, stirring just enough to moisten, the batter should still be lumpy. 408 more words

Tea Time

Black Fig Steak Sauce

I’ve been wanting to make a steak sauce for a while now. After a lot of research, I decided to take a look at the back of a bottle of A-1 – the mother of all steak sauces. 364 more words

Sauces & Condiments