Lamingtons

These beautiful little treats are called Lamingtons – Native to Australia they are tiny fluffy buttery sponge cakes with a jammy center, coated in white chocolate glaze and covered in coconut. I LOVE them! Absolutely one of my favorite tiny treats ever! The coated color is all up to you – traditionally I believe it’s dark chocolate but for spring time occasion I thought it … Continue reading Lamingtons

Chocolate & Almond Babka

A Babka is a sweet bread, kind of like a soft buttery brioche, but without heaps amount of butter! This specific recipe doesn’t need an overnight proof (like most Babka recipes do) plus you can easily make it in one evening and enjoy it the same night! I absolutely LOVE this bread, and decided to pair it with the obvious choice of chocolate as well … Continue reading Chocolate & Almond Babka

Entrèment – The White Chocolate Mousse with Raspberry Jelly insert & Salty Brownie base

The glaçage is a covering for the chilled cake underneath it. You can make any type of cake, however my preferences are always brownie bottom with a mousse and a slit of fruit jelly in the centre! Doesn’t that sound delicious! Here’s how you do it! INGREDIENTS White Chocolate Mousse 3 gelatine leaves 1/4 cup water 230 g good quality white chocolate   (finely chopped) … Continue reading Entrèment – The White Chocolate Mousse with Raspberry Jelly insert & Salty Brownie base

Galaxy Mirror Glaze

Many of the pastries found in a traditional French bakery have an outer layer of shiny glaze. This is called glaçage miroir, or mirror glaze. The main appeal of this glaze is that it’s gorgeous, but it also seals the inside of the cake. Some tips before we start : You can store your cake uncovered in the refrigerator or at room temperature. When glazing, … Continue reading Galaxy Mirror Glaze

Entrèment – The White Chocolate Mousse with Raspberry Jelly insert & Salty Brownie base

The glaçage is a covering for the chilled cake underneath it. You can make any type of cake, however my preferences are always brownie bottom with a mousse and a slit of fruit jelly in the centre! Doesn’t that sound delicious! Here’s how you do it! INGREDIENTS White Chocolate Mousse 3 gelatine leaves 1/4 cup water 230 g good quality white chocolate   (finely chopped) … Continue reading Entrèment – The White Chocolate Mousse with Raspberry Jelly insert & Salty Brownie base