Traditional Tourtiere Pie with Flaky Spelt Pie Pastry

Two slices of Traditional Tourtiere Pie with Flaky Spelt Pie Crust on white plates with a sprig of parsley and two pieces of cheddar cheese.

Most of the recipes I have posted here have been handed down through my Oma to my Mom to me. Not this one! ūüôā This¬†delicious traditional tourtiere pie is one my Mom did make every Christmas, however, it is originally a recipe from my grandmother (my Dad’s mom) who made it every year for myRead more

Apricot Quark Cheesecake with Spelt Flour

Apricot Quark Spelt Cake | Accidental Artisan

It’s amazing to me the phenomenal change a simple little adjustment can make to a recipe… take this apricot quark cheesecake for instance. The first time I made it, for some strange¬†reason, I decided to put the apricots on the bottom between the crust and the filling. I thought it would look neat to seeRead more

Traditional Black Forest Cake (Schwarzwälder Kirschtorte)

Close up of shaved chocolate on the side of a black forest spelt cake

Don’t let those maraschino cherries on top fool you, this is nothing like a black forest cake you find at the grocery store and nothing like most of the recipes you will find online! Unlike the chocolate cake and maraschino cherry laden versions at the store, the recipe for this one originates from¬†the back ofRead more