Posted on Friday, 16th November 2012 by Grace Massa Langlois

Throughout the holiday season I always have a bowl of clementines on my kitchen island, Christmas wouldn’t be the same without them. And it’s also the only citrus fruit my children both enjoy, hallelujah! Having said this, I’ve never thought

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A photo of a basket of clementines used in Clementine Custard.
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Posted on Friday, 9th November 2012 by Grace Massa Langlois

We celebrated Liana’s (my daughter) 21st birthday this week and I wanted to prepare an extra special birthday cake. Liana’s usual request is my typical Red Velvet Layer Cake. Typical wasn’t working for me this time especially for this momentous

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A photo taken looking down on Red Velvet Cheesecake displayed on green cake plate decorated with Vanilla Bean Swiss Meringue Buttercream rosettes.
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Posted on Friday, 2nd November 2012 by Grace Massa Langlois

I know I know Halloween has come and gone but I woke up Halloween morning to a picture accompanied with a note taped to the coffee pot, “please make these!” I couldn’t deny my daughter, Liana, these easy Halloween treats especially

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A photo of three Ghost Tarts on rectangular-shaped slate board.
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Posted on Friday, 26th October 2012 by Grace Massa Langlois

Viennoiserie is the term given to yeasted dough sweetened with sugar and enriched with butter and eggs. The two main classifications of Viennoiserie are laminated and non-laminated dough. Danish Pastries and Croissants fall in the laminated category whereas Brioche, Pan

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A photo of Cherry Danishes drizzled with icing cooling on a wire rack.
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Posted on Friday, 19th October 2012 by Grace Massa Langlois

Chocolate and pumpkin? Who would’ve thought it could taste so good? Definitely not me. I have to admit I’m not a huge pumpkin dessert lover (in fact, I don’t like pumpkin desserts) but this Chocolate Pumpkin Cake changed my mind.

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A close up photo of a Chocolate Cake with Pumpkin decorated with orange-tinted Vanilla Bean-Swiss Meringue Buttercream displayed on a white cake stand.
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Posted on Friday, 5th October 2012 by Grace Massa Langlois

I thought I would ring in the fall season with a simple British classic, apple crumble. I can’t believe fall is already upon us I’m already missing and longing for the return of summer. It’s not that I dislike the fall season

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A photo taken looking down on an Apple Crisp dessert topped with a dollop of sweetened whipped cream.
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Posted on Friday, 28th September 2012 by Grace Massa Langlois

For all you die hard Chocolate Lovers these Espresso Truffle Brownies were prepared with you in mind. Definitely not for the faint of heart! Seriously, these are the real deal – ooey, gooey, fudgy chocolate goodness. The espresso enhances the

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A photo of a slab of Espresso Chocolate Brownies with one removed, decorated with whipped cream and a chocolate covered espresso bean, and placed in front.
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Posted on Friday, 21st September 2012 by Grace Massa Langlois

Panna Cotta “cooked cream” is a delicate Italian dessert. The eggless custard is traditionally prepared with a combination of milk and cream, and sugar. It’s classically flavoured with vanilla bean and set with gelatine. The origin of the dessert is

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A photo of two Layered Panna Cotta Desserts with Fresh Berry Compote and Sliced Almonds.
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