The Coconut Amaretti

Who says we should bake cookies only in winter? Today I have for you a simple recipe for tender cookies, appropriate for summer also. Actually, their taste reminds me of summer. The original Amaretti are famous Italian cookies, whose main ingredient are almonds. Coconut Amaretti are my own, slightly different (of course, the blog is named Bake Something Different) version, where I replaced some of the almonds with coconut flour. They simply melt in your mouth! Did you know? For Coconut Amaretti, you will need only 5 ingredients. And you prepare them in less than one hour! Besides that, they […]

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Banana Snow Balls

A perfect dessert for winter time: snow balls! Banana Snow Balls are fluffy, creamy mini cakes with a banana in the middle, and its aroma can also be found in frosting. The preparation is a little longer than usually with my recipes, but the cakes are definitely worth it. Banana Snow Balls are made from cocoa and vanilla sponge, bananas, and vanilla frosting with banana aroma. Roll them into coconut and put in muffin paper cups. The cakes will look fancier, and they will be easier to serve.   Ingredients (for 35 pieces) Cocoa Sponge 4 eggs 140 g sugar […]

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Rum Snow Balls

Since it’s baking season, it happens sometimes we have some sponge cake left. All of you experienced bakers already know it’s the best if you use it in rum balls. Here’s the recipe how to make them. If you roll them in coconut, you get a dessert suitable for Christmas because it resembles small snow balls. Rum snow balls are really easy to make so anyone can do it, even a complete beginner.  From these ingredients, you will get approximately 25 snow balls, which will be made in 20 minutes.   Ingredients 250 g sponge cake crumbs, cookie crumbs can […]

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Choco Coco Cake

I adore coconut! So I made a cake just by my taste for my birthday guests. Cake is the best if left in fridge for at least one day. Cocoa sponge with coconut shavings is moist and cream resembles Rafaello balls … Besides this, the procedure is quick and simple.   Ingredients (for 24 cm cake) Sponge: 4 eggs 100 g sugar 125 g flour Tablespoon and a half of cocoa powder 4 tablespoons coconut shavings 10 g baking powder 0,5 dl oil 0,5 dl milk   Frosting: 500 ml whipping cream 500 g mascarpone 2 tablespoons coconut spread 5 […]

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Coconut Cake from Scratch

Last week it happened to me I wanted to make dessert for lunch at my boyfriend’s parents’ but I didn’t have any ingredients. Unfortunately, it was Sunday – shops closed in Slovenia. So I made this simple coconut cake from scratch. I believe you have all those ingredients – hope so. Otherwise, don’t be like me and plan in advance 😊   Ingredients (for 24 cm baking tray) Coconut sponge 2 eggs 90 g sugar 100 g flour 6 g baking powder 1 teaspoon vanilla extract or vanilla sugar 50 ml oil 2 tbsp lemon juice  40 g coconut shavings […]

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Strawberry Dessert Cups

An ideal dessert for summer! You won’t need an oven for this sweet and refreshing dessert! Strawberry Dessert Cups are made of crushed ice cream waffle cones, strawberry puree, coconut mascarpone frosting with white chocolate, and shredded coconut. Their procedure is very simple and easy. You can make your dessert cups in just half an hour.  Ingredients (for 2 large cups or 4 smaller) 400 g strawberries 1 tablespoon sugar Juice of half of the lemon 150 g mascarpone 200 ml whipped cream 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 50 g white chocolate 3 tablespoons coconut shavings 3 ice cream cone waffles […]

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