Salted Butter Chocolate Cake

This Salted Butter Chocolate Cake is rich and sophisticated, perfect for dinner parties.

salted butter chocolate cake mimi thorisson

As the daughter of a baker, something I cannot resist is the smell of freshly baked bread. And freshly baked bread slathered with good quality salted butter is, quite simply, a match made in heaven.

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Raspberry & Almond Breakfast Scones

These Raspberry & Almond Breakfast Scones are perfect for – you guessed it – breakfast!

raspberry almond breakfast scones

I wasn’t planning on making scones today, but with the dreary weather we have been having in Zurich lately (why is it often sunny during the working week but not on the weekends??), I needed to find a way to entertain the children once they got bored with the endless colouring and stamping activities which forms the highlight of our rainy day entertainment options.

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Chocolate Chip Cheesecake

A quick and easy no-bake chocolate chip cheesecake. It takes only 15 mins to prepare!

chocolate chip cheesecake

I have previously, in my post for Chocolate Peanut Butter Cheesecake, lamented about my inability to make a baked cheesecake work and I am afraid the situation remains unchanged. But I make no apology for it – I’m still happy to stroll to the local Starbucks for my fix of their New York Cheesecake (which I LOVE) – and especially since a no-bake cheesecake is just so much quicker and easier to make.

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Vietnamese Lemongrass Chicken Noodle Bowl

A healthy and delicious Vietnamese Lemongrass Chicken Noodle Bowl, full of fresh and bold flavours.

vietnamese lemongrass chicken noodle bowl

Those of you who follow me on Facebook and Instagram will know that I shop at the farmers’ market in Zurich quite regularly – three times a week, in fact. We are very lucky to have the beautiful farmers’ market near our home every Tuesday and Friday, as well as a much smaller one down the street every Thursday.

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