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Normandy apple tarts (Tarte aux pommes a la Normande)

Here’s my Normandy apple tarts recipe as promised. I had been wanting to make these for ages after returning from my trip to Normandy where apples pastries and desserts existed in all forms. Well, if you have a bountiful of … Continue reading

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Bourke Street Bakery’s vanilla brûlée tarts with strawberry puree

There are many things that can make one happy. Eating a freshly baked warm croissant from your favourite bakery. Or snuggling up in your pjs re-watching your all time favourite movie on a cold, rainy day. All those things make … Continue reading

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Gâteau Basque (Basque tart)

Basque is a region that I really hope to visit one day. I have read and heard so much about this region that many call a culinary destination for gourmands. It must probably seem very strange that I embarked on … Continue reading

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