Tag Archives: Chocolate

Tarte Belle Helene

Truth be told, in the interest of my expanding waistline, I don’t make desserts unless I have visitors these days. Last week, I had a house full so I made two French classics – delicious little ‘pots au citron’ and, … Continue reading

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Mmmmm macarons!

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I can’t think why I’ve never made macarons until recently. Perhaps it’s because, if you buy them from a shop, they are sooooo expensive that I thought they must be tricky to make at home. Well, I had a surfeit … Continue reading

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Chocolate mousse cake with mandarin marmalade

The party-perfect show-stopping dessert! Over the holidays we were lucky enough to be invited to lots of friends and family gatherings. I usually make something to contribute to the party table to save the hostess some of the culinary stress … Continue reading

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