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chestnut & white chocolate babycakes

I’ve never been any good at skipping stones. It’s a game requiring a special skill –  a knack – that I just don’t appear to possess; a flick of the wrist, an arm-angling swagger that, it would seem, has evaded me entirely … for going on 33 years now. 1,256 more words


Disaster Strikes - But I saw it coming...

No, this is not the second Thanksgiving. Wait patiently; it’s coming in a few days time. This is the annual chestnut cake. I’ve not made it myself. 301 more words


Mont Blanc Christmas meringue roulade with chestnut and whipped cream filling

Apparently created at the time of the Duchy of Savoy, Mont Blanc (the dessert) is a little cone of chestnut cream vermicelli and crème Chantilly over a base of meringue, inspired by the shape and colour of Mont Blanc ( 626 more words


Desserts Round Round Around the World

Have been traveling around the world all these years, I enjoy exploring luscious desserts and have tasted countless of them. Not only are the decorations amazing, but also they taste just absolutely palatable! 387 more words

Apple Strudel

... Chestnut cake - lighter homemade version ...

Dad loves chestnuts. I remember when I was a little girl, he always bought a full bag of roasted chestnuts (hand fried!) from the street hawkers in Kwun Tong on winter days, and the two of us always finished the bag in no time. 510 more words

Lady M Cake

Another interesting recent craze: Lady M cake! Since its opening on 1st July in Harbour City Hong Kong, there seemed to be an endless queue of people wanting to try what New York Magazine called their Gâteau Nuage the best cheesecake in New York, and Bon Appétit Magazine named their signature mille crêpes as one of the top ten cakes in America! 111 more words


Sweets in Paris

In Paris, you can never miss the wonderful desserts and pastries.

One of the most famous pastry shops in Pairs is Angelina. It is a great place to taste the authentic French desserts or have afternoon tea with friends. 85 more words