Latest Banan Cooking Orders. 

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Hello everybody.

Sorry for the delay in posting new stuff, lots of work and events.

I’d like to show you my latest orders, many cakes, trays and cookies.

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Made two lovely Lemon Velvet cakes with berries on top, really loved them

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and these two all fruits tart and mini  baked cheesecakes.

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with some with chocolate, recipe same as knafeh cheesecake but different toppings.

Another lemon velvet with shivered almonds and berries

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A selection of cookies for a charity bazaar in my hometown including rock cookies,oatmeal and cranberries, ginger raisin, aniseed and brownies.

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and last thing was a colorful healthy cheese platter and sandwiches for a breakfast.

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Peanut Butter Cookies In Brownies.

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Hello everybody.

We had a small lunch gathering today,my hubby made sheep pluck a meal not all favor so another dish was a must, made chicken fatteh was the option.

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For dessert I searched for a new chocolate recipe cause I know it’s a favorite for my boys and niece. Came across this easy two in one kind of thing.
Peanut butter cookies dough scooped into brownie dough then baked all together, end result was really delicious. Actually not a bite left.

Ingredients and method :

Brownies batter :

* 1/2 cup butter.
*1 cup sugar.
* 1 egg.
* 1/2 cup flour.
*1/3 cup coccoa.
* 1 tsp vanilla.
* 1/2 tsp baking powder.
* 1/4 tsp salt.

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For the peanut butter cookie dough :
* 1/4 cup vegetable oil.
*1/2 cup sugar.
* 1 egg.
* 1 cup flour.
*1/4 cup creamy peanut butter.
* 1 tsp vanilla.
* 1/2 tsp baking powder.
*1/4 tsp salt.

* make brownie batter by mixing sugar with butter first till creamy then adding rest of ingredients subsequently.
* line a medium sized pan,with wax paper and pour batter in it and spread it evenly.

* Make the cookie dough, beat oil with sugar then add all other ingredients till you get a firm ball.
* divide cookie dough to equally sized balls then dip them into the brownie batter.

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*bake in a medium heated oven for 25-30 minutes, be careful not to over bake so as not to dry.

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*when cooled remove from pan and cut into squares.

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Broockies.

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Hello everybody.
Tried a new recipe today, loved its name “Broockies ” meaning it’s a mix of both brownies and chocolate chip cookies.

Recipe needed some adjustments specially the chocolates chip dough, it was so soft and flattened when baked, good thing I did one as test first.

End result was really good after adding more flour, I may decrease butter amount next time.

Ingredients and method :
Brownies dough :

  • 10 tablespoons butter.
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar.
  • 2/3 cup sugar.
  • 1 egg and one egg yolk.
  • 1 tsp vanilla.
  • 1 1/4 cups flour.
  • 1/2 cup cocoa.
  • 1 tsp baking powder.
  • beat butter  and sugar till creamy then add other ingredients till you get a stiff dough.
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Chocolate chip cookie dough.

  • 10 tablespoons butter.
  • 1 cup sugar.
  • 1 large egg plus one yolk.
  • 1 tsp vanilla.
  • 2 1/2 cups flour.
  • 1 tsp baking powder.
  • 1 cup chocolate chips.
  • Beat sugar and butter till creamy then add whisked eggs and other dry ingredients.
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Make a small ball of each dough then press them gently together to form a cookie shape then line on baking sheet or parchment paper.

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Bake in  a medium heated oven for 8-10 minutes.

leave to cool then store in a well closed jar.

 

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What a Weekend !!

Hello everybody.

What a crazy busy full of events weekend, actually events started since Thursday where we had a Mansaf on the honor of our lovely cousin coming back home from Germany and on the occasion of my son’s 20’th birthday the next day, was followed by brownies and ice cream for dessert. Then dinner invitation at my auntie’s house .

Friday morning we all gathered for breakfast, usual Friday menu. Afternoon we went to Irbid for Caraway at my husband’s cousin to congratulate her for the new baby boy, then went to my cousin’s house for a big family gathering as a farewell for those leaving back after the vacation, we had Knafeh and a big cake on the occasions of both my dear twin cousin’s birthday and wife of one of them. It was a very nice party full of love <3

Today I helped my dear friend baking cookies for a party she’s holding,I made her chocolate chip  and oatmeal raisin cookies and cupcakes .

Lunch was my son’s favorite burgers with onions and mushrooms, above all this I made fig jam and as usual went grocery shopping !!

Am I right or not that this weekend was crazy??

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Big BBQ dinner party :)

Morning everybody.

Last night was a blast,we have cousins visiting from abroad and as usual a BBQ in the garden is a tradition whenever they come.

I wasn’t responsible for grilling or handling the meat,but did the salads,appetizers and sweets. All delicious and either wiped out or gone take away !

I made  white cheese with tomatoes and pesto,tabouleh,pasta salad,eggplant dip,chili tomatoes,hummus and yoghurt. dessert was creme caramel and peanut butter brownies.

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20140801_212106 main dish.

20140801_192358 a trick to minimize insects and flies

a lemon with cloves inserted in it,very effective!

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BROWNIES♡

A dessert is a must on a Friday also.
My son always complain that my brownies are always not moist enough or are more chocolate cake than a sticky browny.

Today I told him.I’ll make the very old recipe I have  on my cook book,used to make it with my sister since we were in school and thank God it was just perfect.

Ingredients:
*4 eggs.
*2 and 1/2 cups sugar.
*1 cup vegetable oil.
*1 cup cocoa powder.
* 1/2 cup crushed walnuts.(optional).
*1 spoon vanilla.
*1 spoon baking powder.
*1 and 3/4 plain flour.
*pinch if salt.

*mix all ingredients alternatively.mixture is usually thick.
*spread in a medium sized greased pan.
*bake in a medium heated oven for 30-40 min or till surface is crispy but careful not to let it dry.

Serve alone
or with ice cream.

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