Monthly Archives: June 2011

Truffles, Chocolate Dipped Strawberries and Angel food Cake with Mango Mousse

These truffles were my absolute favorite so far. They had an orange liqueur in them which had a nice undertone, but the best part of all was being able to share them with friends and family that I saw last … Continue reading

Posted in School | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

Plated Desserts, Healthy Baking, and Chocolates Day 1

Chocolate Cremeux with Raspberry Marshmallows, Raspberries, and Chocolate Decor. The cremeux tasted similar to a rich chocolate pudding. Yum! I had never made homemade marshmallows before (I could have sworn it was marshmellows, shows what I know). As my Chef … Continue reading

Posted in School | Tagged , , , | 6 Comments

Healthy Baking and Chocolates

In healthy baking this week Carrot Cake was the theme. We made one that was eggless (cholesterol free) except for the cream cheese icing which was low fat and used sparingly. And one that was more of a carrot pineapple … Continue reading

Posted in School | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments

Truffles and Liquid Center Chocolate Cake with Caramel Gelato

As promised, this was the conclusion of the chocolate truffles and plated desserts. We also made vanilla flavored truffles, but I didn’t get any great pictures of those. Earl Grey dark chocolate ganache center enrobed in milk chocolate and decorated … Continue reading

Posted in School | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

Plated Desserts, Healthy Baking, and Chocolates Day 1

My summer break has been wonderful, I have to say it feels really good to be back sharing all my baking experiences with you. We hit the ground running this week and have begun creating already. Plated Desserts- This class … Continue reading

Posted in School | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments