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March 24, 2017

Apple, Nuts & Port Wine Rustic Braid

  • 6 golden apples cut into small cubes
  • ¼ cup of sugar
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 2 glasses of Port wine
  • Broken nuts into large pieces
  • 1 sheet of puff pastry
  • 1 teaspoon milk + 1 egg for brushing q.b.
  • Sugar q.s. To sprinkle

In a pan put the butter and bring to the boil with the apple to the cubes and the sugar previously mixed in a bowl with the cinnamon about 10 minutes to soften the apple a little. Then add Port wine. Remove from the heat and let cool. To reserve. Place in the center of the sheet of puff pastry, spread the nuts over the top and proceed to braiding. Brush with eggwash and sprinkle with sugar. Preheat the oven to 190º and let it brown.

  • 6 maçãs golden cortadas em cubos pequenos
  • ¼ chávena de açúcar l
  • 1 colher de chá de canela
  • 1 colher de sopa de manteiga
  • 2 cálices de vinho do Porto
  • nozes partidas em pedaços grandes
  • 1 folha de massa folhada
  • 1 colher de chá de leite + 1 ovo para pincelar q.b.
  • Açúcar q.b. para polvilhar

Num tacho colocar a  manteiga e levar a lume brando com a maçã aos cubos e o açúcar misturado previamente numa taça com a canela cerca de 10 minutos para amolecer um pouco a maçã. Adicionar depois o vinho do Porto.  Retirar do lume e deixar arrefecer. Reservar. Colocar no centro da folha de massa folhada, espalhar as nozes por cima  e proceder ao entrançamento. Pincelar com eggwash e polvilhar com açúcar.  Pré-aquecer o forno a 190º e deixar alourar.

In The Mood For

 {saving this delicious treat for weekend cozy nights in }

 {confusing and totally flipsed spring/ wintery weather attire on a daily basis}

 {nudes on eyes for a brighter and healthier look}

{a girls dream of heaven on earth - Chanel bags for days}

{the cool vibe of this nicely ellaborated décor}
 {a great reminder with abit of sparkle - at SPRINGFIELD}
{timeless chic sophistication with great classics -  at Massimo Dutti}

In The Mood For

 {wishing all fathers / father's figures out theres an excellent Father's Day}

 {mixing prints with classic solid pieces for a sophisticated effortless look}
 {rotating between dark/ nude lips}
 {adoring the simplicity though elegance of this hallway}

{enjoying the season of baby breath that look adorable on white vases}
 {fighting rain with a little sparkle - at ZARA}
 {obessed about blueberries jelly}

March 10, 2017

In The Mood For

{having lots of lemon tea with lemon slices }

{taking advanatage of the late sunny weather to incorporate summery stripes into daily outfits}

{beige nail crush as of late}
{filling the house with flowers and beautifully scented candles}
 {weekend series marathons are filled with decadent treats}
 {an appealing vibe of  of spring - at ZARA}

{enjoying the pretty colours, texture and design - at ZARA}

March 04, 2017

In The Mood For

 {watching fashion the trends for this upcoming spring on Fashion TV}

 {comfy cozy long dresses with cool accessories}
 {this beautifully light shimmery blush from Chanel's new collection}
 {the intricated beauty of this cake}
{the soft and soothing colour palette of this bedroom}
{the first tulips of the year - one of my favourite flowers}

 {this Zara T-shirt full of  good vibes and nice fabric}