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Chestnut & Rosemary Cake

I first saw this slice at the red door cafe in Leura. It was served with sour cream and sugar syrup. I liked it so much (although I don’t think it needed the sugar syrup), that I wanted to try and make it as soon as I got home. 293 more words

Experimental Cookery

Decadent Dark Chocolate

Last week I posted about my desire to make something molten, sinful and downright dangerously decadent in honor of Chocolate Week, and that I did. The final vote went to my husband, since he was the one who would be consuming most of it, along with me of course, but I was happy with any option, as long as it contained a serious amount of delicious, dark chocolate. 374 more words

Events for your diary:

If you are in the Perigord in October or November check out the following events.

Villefranche-du-Perigord-17th October, Chestnut Festival; selling roasted chestnuts, chestnut chocolates, chestnut puree. 74 more words


Piece of Cake!

My birthday party was three weeks in the planning. Given its timing on the weekend before I returned to my masters studies, I decided to pull out all the stops and make four courses: 607 more words