Salted Vanilla Caramel Chocolate Cupcakes

Sugar. It has become disturbingly fashionable to vilify this simple food in recent years. I find it really irritating that the media latches on to comments made by self proclaimed experts, with no real credentials, and qualified experts who do science a disservice by cherry-picking evidence to support their case.    But I will not rant…

Salted Caramel Profiteroles

If I had my way, choux pastry would be THE NEXT BIG THING.  Actually, it would be a PERMANENT next big thing! I ♥ choux. More than any other pastry.  It is fun to make, delicious to eat and provides one with endless possibilities for all manner of stunning desserts and a whole universe of…

Salted Caramel Gelato & Awards Time

I seem to have abandoned my post (pardon the pun).  Back again now and with a special mission.  Awards!!  Oh, yes, and there is a recipe too 🙂 In the past month or so, I’ve been very lucky (and very stunned) to receive several awards from fellow bloggers and kindred spirits.  As a novice blogger,…