Category Archives: Chocolates

Daring Bakers – Milan cookie truffles a la peche Melba

I’m terribly, terribly late with this month’s Daring Bakers challenge…I should rephrase that: last month’s challenge! I made the Milan cookies one day late but they didn’t turn out the way I needed but the heat here in Croatia (where … Continue reading

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Daring Bakers – Cheesecake pops

This month’s Daring Baker challenge is hosted by Deborah of Taste and Tell and Elle of Feeding My Enthusiasms. It wasn’t a difficult challenge this time but it was a fun one to make. I wanted to take the pops … Continue reading

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SHF #41 – Orange truffles

A quick reminder that the deadline for Go Ahead Honey, it’s Gluten Free! is coming Monday 24rd of March. So there is still some time to enter your gluten-free baked children’s birthday treat! Even though the truffles above are gluten-free … Continue reading

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Art you can eat #2 – Ganache birds nest with caramel ganache filled eggs

The birdnest is made out of ganache that I squeezed through a garlic press. It’s not the easiest of jobs to do, but someone has to do it 😉 I could have opted for either tempering chocolate and using that … Continue reading

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Lemon grass truffles and white chocolate & lemon grass tartlets

Today is my little brother’s birthday, so Happy Birthday Z! I call him little brother but he’s far from little (nearly 2 m / 6’6”) but he’s younger so he’s my little brother 😉 Now that we’re on the subject … Continue reading

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Wittamer chocolates & macarons (And Happy New Year!)

I’m afraid I don’t have a lot of inspiration, that’s why I haven’t posted an entry for a while…sorry about that. Promise to give you a ‘real’ post soon. In the meanwhile, here are a few pictures of Wittamer macarons … Continue reading

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Chocolate dipped candied garlic

Could you pair garlic with chocolate? Kees Raat (a Dutch chocolatier) thinks so. And ever since I bought his book ‘Bonbon‘ I wanted to try his chocolate dipped candied garlic. Good thing Danielle of Habeas Brûlée wanted us to pair … Continue reading

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