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Chocolate Orange Almond and Macadamia Nut Biscotti

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Week two of The Great British Bake Off saw the nation fall in love with Biscotti during biscuit week. In addition to the twice baked delectable little Italian cookies, the bakers were asked to bake light puff pastry biscuits called Arlettes, as well as an edible biscuit box filled with 36 identical biscuits. The perfectionist in me… 

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Les Merveilleux aka “Cloudy Cakes”

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First it was cupcakes, then whoopie pies, followed by macarons and eclairs. Bite sized cake & pastry trends have been continuously changing over the past few years since I’ve been blogging.  And it looks like the next big thing in single serving sweet treats are artisan donuts. I see them popping up everywhere in specialty bakeries across London,… 

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Creative Eclairs

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A few years ago, and a few months after I started this blog I also started to use Google Analytics.  There was a lot to learn, but I enjoyed seeing that my baking and blogging efforts were actually being viewed by people all around the world. It was really neat to see the number of… 

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Laduree Religieuse Recipe

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Shhh, I have a secret….. I fell in love in Paris.  But not with my husband.  I fell in love with pastries.  Perfect little pastries.  From the first time I set foot into a Laduree patisserie parlour I knew I was somewhere special.  I’d never seen so many gorgeous and unique pastries before, they were like… 

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