The May 2010 Daring Bakers’ challenge was hosted by Cat of Little Miss Cupcake. Cat challenged everyone to make a piece montée, or croquembouche, based on recipes from Peter Kump’s Baking School in Manhattan and Nick Malgieri. This month’s challenge was a challenge for me, not because of the recipe, but because we moved this month to a new flat, where we renovated a lot ourselves. Additionally we bought our […]

I know the reveal date for the Daring Bakers challenge was 4 days ago. Since I was in Nuremberg again for family festivities, I didn’t had the time to post it. Since I’m still short in time because of learning, I hope you will forgive me, that this is not the best and longest post. But I’m feeling guilty. And since I’d done the challenge in time, I must blog […]

Finally I get myself to write about the Daring Baker’s challenge in February. I got a bit under time pressure in the end and so I wasn’t able to post my Tiramisu yesterday on the reveal date. The February 2010 Daring Bakers’ challenge was hosted by Aparna of My Diverse Kitchen and Deeba of Passionate About Baking. They chose Tiramisu as the challenge for the month. Their challenge recipe is […]

I hope you all had wonderful holidays and you enjoyed the festivites. I did, since I didn’t had much time recently, which you probably realized, because it’s the first entry this month in my beloved blog. I swear it will be better in the new year. So this entry is all about the December’s Daring Bakers challenge.   The December 2009 Daring Bakers’ challenge was brought to you by Anna […]

After one week I can finally reveal the secret I had to keep: Last weekend I made puff pastry for the first time of my life for the first challenge I did for the Daring Bakers. And it really was a challenge! Whilst rolling out the first two turns I only thought „Oh no this won’t work! It looks terrible!“. But hey, after that I thought „hm does’nt look that […]