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Week 136: Lemon meringue tartlets 

There are not many recipes that I would make again and again. But this is one of the few. And probably the only one that does not involve chocolate! Advertisements

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Week 124: Mixed berry and cream cheese petit gâteau

Glazing is fun! That is, when you manage to get the glaze to be at the right consistency. The components of these petit gâteau is exactly the same as the berry roses from 2 weeks back. In fact, the leftover … Continue reading

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Week 123: Petit gâteau “le jardin du Regina”

Earlier this week, a few friends and I got together to make a surprise cake for a friend’s early birthday get-together. This friend of ours likes lemon and blueberry. And while this is not the final cake we presented to … Continue reading

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Week 122: Berry roses

Sometimes inspiration comes at the most unexpected time. And the inspiration for these came when I saw someone posting these pretty rose-shaped cheesecake on Facebook. I went on a hunt to find the silicone mold and was glad to have found it … Continue reading

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Week 99: Lemon meringue tartlets

 I was never a fan of lemon meringue tarts. But, strangely enough, the more lemon meringue tarts I ate, the more I like them. And now, I have to say, I am officially a fan of lemon meringue tarts. These … Continue reading

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Week 87: Mango tarts

Okay, so this time I decided to follow Dominique Ansel’s vanilla sablé tart to the ‘T’. Well, except for the salt. I thought my last batch was perfectly salted, as I do prefer my tart shells a little on the … Continue reading

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Week 81: Lemon meringue tart

My tart endeavours always happen in a batch of four. That is because I only have 4 tart rings. Life is cruel like that.

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Week 77: Milk chocolate and salted caramel tarts

I have been on a quest to master a sweet shortcrust pastry. Many months later, I am still on it! I appreciate a good tart as much as the next person. And while the filling of this one is pretty … Continue reading

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Week 67: Bûche de Noël 2015 – chocolate sponge roll filled with chocolate and hazelnut mousse on a hazelnut shortbread crust

Christmas is definitely my favourite festive season of the year and to commemorate the holidays this year I decided to try my hands at baking a Yule log. I didn’t want it to be just any standard chocolate Swiss roll. … Continue reading

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Week 64: Chocolate and hazelnut entremet

This is basically the same cake as Chocolate and hazelnut Bavarian cream with chocolate feuilletine crunch, I just thought it needed a shorter name. Anyway, I am super pleased with this attempt as I have finally discovered the technique for coloured … Continue reading

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