Perhaps there is no person who does not like sweets. And since we’re also big foodies, we looked at Google’s statistics over the past year to find the most searched sweet recipes and treats. Do you regularly have them on your desk?
1. You can make donuts not only for Shrovetide
The first place belongs to donuts, which are perceived as a typical carnival food in our country. Viennese could swear that the chef from their ancestry was the first to fry donuts. Although mistaken, because she threw them into the boiling oil in the pan instead of the oven. We don’t know for sure where the truth is. However, we know that if you haven’t prepared them at home yet, you should try it.
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2. Tiramisu like a real Italian
This famous Italian delicacy took second place. The origin of this dessert dates back to 1970 and is linked to the Italian city of Treviso, but similar creations were prepared by confectioners from the area much earlier. If you haven’t made tiramisu yet, definitely give it a try. There is nothing difficult.
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3. Christmas will remind you of your childhood
Who wouldn’t like a fragrant Christmas cake spread with butter and jam and hot cocoa. This smacks of a childhood memory. The first mention of Christmas cookies dates back to the 16th century, when only guild craftsmen baked them. Today you can already find it in every good bakery, but why not try baking it in the warmth of your home. And it doesn’t have to be just for Christmas.
Today’s recipe: Fragrant and soft Christmas cookies like grandma’s
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4. Pancakes are a filling sweet breakfast
Recently, many people are leaning towards a sweet breakfast, and fries are especially popular among Slovaks. Such Americans prefer them with maple syrup and bacon. However, this combination is not very popular in our country. What do you like them with? Prepare them according to one of our recipes and you will definitely enjoy them.
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5. Dolky like grandma’s
Sweet dumplings belong to traditional Slovak delicacies and are related to the kitchen of our grandmothers. They are basically fritters, just made from fermented dough baked in a pan with depressions. In some regions, after baking, they were still used to spread butter and sprinkle with poppy seeds, or they were covered with plum jam.
6. Cookies can also be prepared in a healthy way
Small biscuits in the form of cookies are probably known to each of us. They are usually baked with pieces of high quality chocolate. You must have tried to prepare this simple and quick treat in your kitchen. However, if you are looking for a new recipe, we have two for you, one even in a healthy version.
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7. Macarons are a pain for beginners
The perfect French delicacy. These three words accurately express the essence of macarons, even if the word “French” could be debated. Their origin is much debated and it is possible that the original recipe has its roots in Italy. However, France made them famous and they are becoming more and more popular with gourmets here. Their preparation is not fun, but you have to set high standards even when you experiment in the kitchen.
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8. Bublanina will please the whole family
What kind of cake to bake when you have a lot of berries at home? But bubblegum. Other types of fruit are also popular, such as apricots or strawberries. Try these recipes we’ve checked and you’ll be sure to dust yourself off after a good bubbly.
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9. Cakes with coffee
Tortets are cookies made from dough similar to our puff pastry. They are usually filled with cream, decorated with fruit, chocolate, caramel or egg white snow. We would find their origin in France. If you haven’t eaten them yet, be sure to do so, they are delicious and also a table decoration.
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10. Muffins are a Thanksgiving recipe
This sweet dessert is becoming more and more popular. It is believed to have originated in Great Britain. The best part is that you almost always have the ingredients for muffins at home, so you don’t have to run to the store for them.. Open our two recipes below and see if this is the case and you can start baking right away.
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