Tag Archives: financiers

Cherry pecan friands

I love receiving parcels in the mail. It makes me happy to unwrap brown boxes big or small, tearing away the brown paper packaging to unwrap the surprise inside. Of course, not all parcels are created the same – some … Continue reading

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Chocolate and hazelnut easter friands

Hi everyone! How did you spend your Easter weekend? I was cooking up a meal for ten over the Easter weekend. It was quite a feat to cook so many items for so many people but J and I managed … Continue reading

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Matcha and raspberry friands

There’s just something about matcha (Japanese green tea powder) that sings out to me. I love its flavour in my desserts and pastries. This time, it has found its way in one of my all time favourite afternoon tea snack … Continue reading

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Lavender and blueberry friands (financiers)

I have never tasted friands/financiers until my stay in Sydney. These tea cakes are so ubiquitous that they are virtually at every cafe in the city; they come in different shapes and sizes, sometimes they have an addition of chocolate … Continue reading

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