Scones with Chocolate-Coffee Cream

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Scones are amazing start of a day or treat for tea. But if you prefer to have a little bit more elaborative version or have a sweet teeth - that idea is for you.

Scones are amazing start of a day or treat for tea. But if you prefer to have a little bit more elaborative version or have a sweet teeth – that idea is for you.

Time of preparation: 40 minutes Difficulty: Easy
Ingredients:
For dough:
  • Self-Raising Flour__225 grams
  • Caster Sugar______25 grams
  • A pinch of salt
  • Butter__________55 grams
  • Milk_____________150 ml

For Cream:

  • Mascarpone____200 grams
  • Butter________250 grams
  • Milk_________ 100 ml
  • Coffee_______ 40 ml
  • Egg_________ 1
  • Sugar________ 200 grams
  • Vanilla essence_1 teaspoon
  • Cacao________2 tablespoons

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Cupcakes with Mascarpone Cream and Chocolate-Coffee Cream

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Going back from job I was wandering could it be any worse. The answer came very soon – I started whipping butter for cream and my mixer got broken. So the cupcakes are not the best looking ones. But tasty nonetheless. And I would like to express my huge disappointment with Kenwood Multipro – I can understand it’s a good blender or food processor and not really meant as a serious mixer – but still it really can’t be so fragile to get broken from the mild butter. Fi
Time of preparation: 40 minutes Difficulty: Middle
Ingredients:
For dough:
  • Flour__________220 grams
  • Sugar_________150 grams
  • Baking Powder_1,5 teaspoons
  • Salt___________1/3 teaspoons
  • Vanilla
  • Butter_________110 grams
  • Sour cream____ 120 grams
  • Egg__________ 1
  • Yolks_________2

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Coffee Panna Cotta

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Actually it should be reversed on plate but as I am lazy I served it right in the glasses

Time of preparation: 15 minutes Difficulty: Easy
 Ingredients:
  • Sugar ___________100 grams
  • Heavy Cream_____ 500 ml
  • Espresso_________150 ml, strong
  • Gelatin___________8 grams
  • Valilla____________1/2 teaspoon
 For coffee sauce:
  • Espresso_________80 ml
  • Chocolate________100 grams

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Cinnamon Squares

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A tempting combination of chocolate, cinnamon and coffee

A tempting combination of chocolate, cinnamon and coffee

Time of preparation: 60 minutes Difficulty: Easy
Ingredients:
  • Sugar________1.25 cup + 2 tablespoons
  • Cinnamon____1 tablespoon + 2.5 teaspoons
  • Instant coffe__1.5 teaspoon
  • Flour________ 1.75 cups
  • Baking powder_2 teaspoons
  • Pinch of salt
  • Milk_________2/3 cup
  • Eggs________2
  • Vanilla extract_1/2 teaspoon
  • Butter________140 grams of butter
  • Bittersweet dark chocolate_90 grams
For glazing (optionally)
  • Bittersweet dark chocolate_175 grams
  • Butter________ 35 grams

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