Pumpkin Hand Pies

This year’s Halloween recipe are pumpkin hand pies, filled with jam. I have wanted to bake a pumpkin dessert for a long time, and this year I finally tried it. All of you who worry about pumpkin taste, should be relieved because pumpkin itself contributes very little to the main flavour of the hand pies, but it helps to get a nice, yellow glowing baked dough and the juiciness of the hand pies. Pumpkin Hand Pies were so delicious that my husband and I ate all of them in one weekend. Pumpkin Hand Pies are made of cookie dough of […]

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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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Speculoos Tiramisu

A special holiday dessert! A »something different« tiramisu, in a way of using speculoos biscuits instead of ladyfingers. For those of you who want to know which cookies are those: they are traditional cookies in Netherlands and Belgium. Speculoos biscuits are caramel flavoured cookies with cinnamon and other spices. You can buy them almost everywhere now, especially in this Christmas season. I can hardly imagine a more Christmassy flavoured cookie, so I decided to combine these cookies with a creamy tiramisu. You can prepare your tiramisu in a glass baking tray, where you will get 8 smaller servings or 6 […]

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Buckwheat Star Cookies with Hazelnuts

A recipe for delicious gluten free Christmas cookies. Buckwheat stars with walnuts are made of buckwheat and almond flour and hazelnuts, they are covered with chocolate and sprinkled with hazelnut croquant. Let the house smell of freshly baked cookies! For the stars, you will need about 3 hours, and you will get approx. 100 pieces.   Ingredients The dough 300 g buckwheat flour 150 g almond flour (you can use regular as well if you don’t need a gluten free version) 200 g powdered sugar 285 g unsalted butter or margarine 2 eggs 15 g baking powder 10 g vanilla […]

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Sacher Christmas Trees

Another cookie recipe for chocolate lovers. I named them Sacher Christmas Trees because they are made of cocoa cookie dough and apricot jam, covered with chocolate. A perfect recipe for Sacher Cake fans! Ingredients will be enough for 70 pieces. The preparation time is 4 hours.   Ingredients Cookie dough 500 g baking flour 75 g raw cocoa powder 200 g powdered sugar 300 g butter 2 eggs 15 g baking powder Half a teaspoon of salt   150 g apricot jam   Chocolate cover 200 g baking chocolate/dark chocolate 150 g butter/margarine   Procedure Knead the dough from all […]

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Chocolate Raspberry Crinkle Cookies

Chocolate Raspberry Crinkle Cookies? These are the most delicious cookies in the world. Chocolate crinkle cookies are usually those with which you can’t go wrong because they’re divinely chocolatey and simply melt when you taste them. Chocolate raspberry crinkle cookies go even further by adding slightly sour, aromatic raspberry to strong flavour of dark chocolate which creates a really special adventure. For making the dough you will need about half an hour and then you should let the dough rest in fridge over night. The next morning you make small balls, cover them in powdered sugar, and bake them.   […]

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Dark Chocolate Cookie Pie

Dark Chocolate Cookie Pie – this is my recipe for competition Domaćica Challenge by Kraš – Croatian company which produces famous cookies, chocolates, and other sweets and is well-known in Southern Slavic countries. The cookies have their famous shape so this pie looks exactly like them. They can also be found in cookie basis and in chocolate ganache. So this is a very cookieish, very chocolatey, and very sweet pie! Dark Chocolate Cookie Pie is made of cookie crust with dark chocolate covered cookies, chocolate ganache with cookie bits, and cocoa crust for decoration. Ingredients Cookie basis 220 g dark […]

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