Lithuanian Honey Cake / Tortas “Medutis“

Honey cake is one of the most famous cakes in Lithuania. Therefore there are many recipes and preparation methods for this cake. Some bake thick, fluffy sponges, some very thin cookie disks. Some prepare the cream with whipping cream, others with sour cream. Sometimes this cake has 4-5 layers of cream, sometimes a whole 10….

Cake “Friendship“ / Pyragas „Draugystė“

I have no idea about the origin of this cake, but everyone in Lithuania knows it. In fact, this cake is not even very special, but it always reminds me of those traditional “tea“ type of cakes from my childhood. If my mom didn’t bake something delicious at home, then she brought a “Friendship“ cake…

Strawberry Tiramisu / Braškių tiramisu

Strawberry tiramisu – it’s a real summer dessert! Especially during the strawberry season. Refreshing, light, not too sweet and soooo delicious… It’s a traditional tiramisu, just a strawberry flavor. To me, tiramisu generally is one of those desserts that I would never refuse. That’s why I liked this traditional tiramisu variation with strawberries. After all,…

Valentine’s Day Desserts / Desertai Valentino dienai

Inevitably Valentine’s Day comes every year. As for me, during this day there may be no presents at all, but better give me a delicious dessert and on Valentine’s Day I will be the happiest girl in the entire world… 😀 Usually I don’t pay too much attention to Valentine’s Day, but I like to…

Easter Sweets / Saldumynai Velykų stalui

Easter is on this Sunday!!! I can not believe how fast the time until Easter has passed… Frankly, to me, Easter is unimaginable without painted eggs and sweets. I usually paint Easter eggs very traditionally, with herbs and in onion skins, but for sweets, I always spend more time and bake or make at least…