Apple Strudel / Obuolių štrudelis

I always thought that it’s very complicated and tricky to prepare apple strudel. For a long time I was very wrong thinking like that, until I finally baked this amazing apple roll by myself. I baked apple strudel according to this recipe at least 4 times and every time I wonder how such a simple…

Coffee Cake Squares / Kavos pyrago kvadratėliai

At the first glance, this cake might look very simple. But all the goodness lies in simplicity… This is one of those cakes that after eating a first piece of cake your hand itself is reaching for the second, third piece, until only the crumbs remain. The only thing you’ll need with this pie is…

Crispy Fried Pastry Ribbons / Traškūs žagarėliai

This delicious crispy pastry ribbons are impossible to resist! It looks like a very simple sweet pastry, that requires just a few ingredients, but the taste is so home like, so cozy, that you could eat a whole plate at once… When you’re having a great time watching a good movie or reading an interesting book,…

Kuršėnai Sweet Roll Cake / Kuršėnų vyniotinis

Somewhere in the internet I accidentally saw a picture of this cake roll and immediately decided that it’s just necessary to make it at home. I’ve eaten Kuršėnai sweet roll cake such a long time ago, so I don’t even remember when it was… Maybe 2-3 years ago. But it’s never too late to remember…

Coconut Cookies / Kokosiniai sausainiai

These cookies are always good to have when you are looking for something with coconut, something sweet and something with a cup of tea or hot cocoa 🙂 Unfortunately, in US I couldn’t find coconut cookies, which I used to buy in Lithuania, so I made veeery similar ones at home. Quick and easy to…

Soft Chocolate Fudge Cookies / Minkšti juodojo šokolado sausainiai

Fudge chocolate cookies are like a disease… If you leave the cookies in a noticeable place, they will disappear throughout the day or even faster. These are American style cookies, just that the cookie dough doesn’t need to be refrigerated, therefore you’ll spend much less time in the kitchen. These cookies require very few ingredients,…

Red Velvet Cupcakes / Keksiukai „Raudonasis aksomas“

Valentine’s Day is almost here, do you already know how you’ll surprise your significant  other? My husband is very lucky, because he can taste all the occasional sweets (and not occasional sweets) several days or weeks before important dates. Since he is also my greatest food critic, all the dainties are always evaluated not only…