Posts Tagged ‘cherry’

Cherry, Chocolate & Hazelnut Napoleon

In chocolate, custard, fruit, nuts, pastry on June 15, 2010 at 08:49

Week 18 | 6.14.2010

I spent the past week waging war on the blistering heat with ice cream experiments. That leaves me LOTS OF EGG WHITES. Not quite ready to launch into another round of macarons, but a light meringue speckled with some chocolate cake crumbles and toasty hazelnuts might be just the thing. It seems condemnable to rely only on nuts and chocolate when the markets are overflowing with ripe fruit. I’ll find a way to sneak some cherries into the mix.

Tartlette pics from last week soon to come!

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Cherry Pistachio Frangipane Tart

In fruit, nuts, tart on May 26, 2010 at 09:57

Week 15 | 5.24.2010

Summer is truly rolling in (regardless of how the weather chooses to protest). Classes are finished, the garden is planted, and cherries have made their way to the market! All of these are reason enough to smile.

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Chocolate Pistachio Pithiviers

In chocolate, nuts, pastry on March 6, 2010 at 12:07

Week 4 | 3.11.2010

I baked up a pithivier to send to my sister last week so the finished product can be viewed ahead of time!

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