Brown “butter” peach streusel shortbread, and how I became vegan through baking

Butter is one of those key ingredients making cake so good. That’s what I believed before becoming vegan and what I still believe in. Actually, discovering that there are indeed tasty vegan butters available is what made me go completely vegan. Around 6 years ago, I had been living a vegetarian lifestyle for a couple of … More Brown “butter” peach streusel shortbread, and how I became vegan through baking

pop-up bakery next Saturday!

I am happy to announce the August edition of kawaii kitchen pop-up bakery! ^_^ Find your favorite cupcakes at Lindener Market in Hanover next Saturday – drop by for some: Matcha Cupcakes Blueberry Hazelnut Cupcakes Raspberry Chocolate Cupcakes Mango Basil Cupcakes and the most crumbly, delicious brown “butter” peach shortbread. With lots of streusel! All baked … More pop-up bakery next Saturday!

Celebrating summer – Rhubarb Guglhupf with Ginger Icing

About one year ago, I graduated from my Bachelor’s program. Guess what the first thing I did afterwards was – yep, you’re right: it was baking. After all these long days in the lab, baking without time pressure and smelling and tasting freshly harvested ingredients again was so fulfilling! At the farmer’s market, I had found … More Celebrating summer – Rhubarb Guglhupf with Ginger Icing

Announcement: kawaii kitchen pop-up bakery vol. 5

As part of a (belated) restaurant day, kawaii kitchen is hosting its 5th pop-up bakery at Lindener Markt, Hannover this Saturday starting at 8 a.m.! This time there will be: Rhubarb-filled Cupcakes with Strawberry Frosting Mango & Vanilla Cupcakes Strawberry Cupcakes with Chocolate Frosting Lemon Rosemary Cupcakes and additionally: the most delicious, crumbly & sweet … More Announcement: kawaii kitchen pop-up bakery vol. 5

Apple crumble cake

Spring is slowly approaching, even here in Berlin. In between grey and rainy days there are glimpses of the earliest colorful flowers detectable as well as the warmth of the first few sunny afternoons. With the fading grey, a new spirit of life also seems to return, which makes me kinda happy and feel alive again! … More Apple crumble cake