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Week 143: Marjolaine

It is dessert week on the Great British Bake Off. And for the first time, I was so intrigued by a recipe I just can’t wait to try it! This is the first time I made dacquoise and to be … Continue reading

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Week 132: Chocolate praline tartlets

A good friend was in town for work and she offered to stay over for a day to give me some photography tips (and a lens!). We knew each other since we were born and it was great to catch … Continue reading

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Week 129: Madeleine Mathilda

Few things exhilarate a baker like watching your baked goods transform from the raw batter to its cooked form in the oven – like oven spring for a loaf of bread, macaron “feet” formation, choux puffing, the list goes on.

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Week 125: ‘Mont-Blanc’ praline noisette

Inspirations can come at the most unexpected moments. And the inspiration for these tarts came from a video a friend sent me earlier this week of a pastry chef lining a bunch of tart rings. I saw the video at … Continue reading

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Week 96: Chocolate praline entremet

 A good friend asked me to make a cake for his wife’s birthday. His wife apparently likes a “cake with some crunch”. Haha. I guess he is referring to an entremet, with a feuilletine layer, covered with mousse. “And she … Continue reading

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Week 21: Plaisir sucré macaron

I think I am just running through the macaron recipes in Pierre Hermé’s book. At least those that appeals to me. And who doesn’t like Nutella?

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Week 19: Pietra macaron

Another one of Pierre Hermé’s classic macaron recipe. Appears to be a favourite amongst my friends. I guess it is difficult to screw up hazelnut.

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