Yule Log

Yule Log is a famous Christmas dessert. By seeing Pinterest ideas, I have wanted to try baking this cake for a long time, and this year I finally found time to do it. Yule Log is often looking like a cake roll, but I have also seen some ideas about a round cake. It is made of cocoa sponge with added walnuts or hazelnuts, filled with creamy frosting and decorated in a way it resembles a tree trunk. This yule log is a chocolate version with walnuts and hazelnuts. Sponge is rich and fluffy. The frosting is mildly chocolatey and […]

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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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