Tag Archives: choux

Daring Bakers – Piece montée

Finally a Daring Bakers challenge that I made before the reveal date 🙂 This month’s challenge was to make a Piece Montée (also called croquembouche). I made the cake for my middle son’s birthday party so I wanted to go … Continue reading

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Strawberry mousse puffs with white chocolate glaze

I’m keeping this post short otherwise I won’t be able to make the deadline for Meeta’s Monthly Mingle. This months theme is chocolate and fruit. I made some medium sized puffs from the choux dough that was left over from … Continue reading

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Éclairs with lavender white chocolate mousse

Wanted to use the little purple lavender sugar lumps that are on top of the éclairs ever since I bought them whilst on vacation in Denmark. But I just couldn’t think of anything suitable until I thought about the choux … Continue reading

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