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    Zimtsterne Recipe – Traditional German Cinnamon Cookies

    One year living in Berlin opened my mind and taste buds into an amazing amount of new dishes. I have previously talked about my love of Christmas markets whilst in Europe, but if there is another thing that I love about this time of year are the sweets. Zimtsterne or Cinnamon Stars cookies are traditional German cookies that can be found around the Christmas months. They are a mix of almond and cinnamon cookies with a sweet frosting. So without further ado, cue the recipe… Ingredients 4 egg whites 390 grams powdered sugar, about 3 1/2 cups 400 grams raw almond meal, about 4 cups (you can make you own by…

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    Recipes to try this weekend

    Winter is officially here, temperatures are dropping, some of you might have seen you first bit of snow and there is nothing that beats a cosy night in, with good food, good company, a movie or two. I’m constantly looking out for new things to try out in the kitchen so I thought I’d share some of my favourite finds this week, so yo can try them too. Good Weekend everyone. A good, no fuss healthy option for breakfast from the Lauren Conrad team packed with fibre, protein, magnesium and essential nutrients. Strawberry and chia seed breakfast pudding Another breakfast or brunch option if you are more the savoury type…