Category: Pastry

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Classic Paris-Brest With Hazelnut Cream

This post may contain affiliate links. Please read our affiliate disclosure . A Brief History Of Paris-Brest Dessert Paris-Brest pastry is one of the most famous classic French desserts; the round pastry, in the form of a wheel, was created in 1910 by Louis Durand, pâtissier of Maisons-Laffitte, at the request of Pierre Giffard, to commemorate, […]

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Lemon Tart With Lemon Curd Filling

The French lemon tart (Tarte au citron) is a fine dessert for anyone who likes citrus. It is a traditional lemon tart with shortcrust pastry and lemon custard baked in the oven, with or without meringue. For a sophisticated tart, pipe French or Italian meringue on the top (rosettes, drops, or tourbillon) and bake. It’s […]

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Perfect Classic Pecan Pie

Pecan pie variations may include white or brown sugar, cane syrup, sugar syrup, molasses, maple syrup, or honey.  Most pecan pie recipes include salt and vanilla as flavorings. Chocolate and bourbon whiskey are other popular additions to the recipe. Pecan pie is often served with whipped cream, vanilla ice cream, or hard sauce. Pecans are native to the southern United States. Archaeological evidence found in Texas indicates that Native Americans used pecans more than […]

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Caramelized Tarte Tatin

The Tarte Tatin was created by Stéphanie Tatin accidentally, in the 1880s, she had the simple idea to upside-down the traditional burnt apple pie and to finish the cooking by putting the pan in the oven, then serve that burnt apple tart, to the customers of the Hôtel Tatin. The crunchy, golden, and caramelized apples, […]

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Classic Pumpkin Pie

The smell of spices, the golden crust, not a soggy, sinking, cracked filling or liquid on top, this is the best Pumpkin Pie, that you can achieve with patience, love and following, the recipe step by step, then to serve proudly to your friends and family. The first recipes of Pumpkin Pie were found in […]