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Black Forest entremet (vegan)

I love cherries and they are at their very best right now and not for long, so I made the most of these beauties and made a delicious entremet. The entremet has several elements (as it should have!): -dark chocolate mousse -cherry and black pepper compote -dark chocolate cake -chocolate, hazelnut and black pepper croustillant […]

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Chocolate, almond and caramel tartlets (vegan)

I love making vegan caramel, I usually love further flavouring it with other elements (not just salt, but also whiskey, pepper or whatever makes you happy). For these tartlets I made a simple caramel sauce because the cacao pastry and the mousse were so rich I didn’t want to make it overwhelming. It was so […]

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Saffron, rhubarb and cardamom cake (vegan)

Hello weekend with this vegan saffron, cardamom, pistachio and rhubarb cake, decorated with palette knife buttercream flowers!  One thing that definitely drives my baking choices is creativity and learning. I always want to try something new, test new techniques, and use flavors the are typically associated to savory foods too. Basically: I want to have […]

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Soft apple cake (vegan)

Apples are just the best, right? Apples are great all year round (at least here), they are good juiced, raw, peel on, peel off, in jams, oven baked, simmered … I could go on forever. I was feeling nostalgic the other day, I haven’t seen my parents in almost a year and I was missing […]

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Vegan Parisian flan with puff pastry

I loved every single bite of this vegan flan parisien, which I made with home made vegan puff pastry (but you can use store bought and it is much quicker!). I decided to make this silly reel because I loved the texture so much, it was so rewarding and silky 🥰 and I loved the […]

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Blackberry and Caramel cake (vegan)

Vegan blackberry and caramel cake. This cake is another Miriam in fantasyland cake 🌸 meaning that I love flowers and leaves and berries and mini spoons and mini forks that drive some of our friends crazy when having to eat one of my desserts 😂  This cake has several elements:  Coconut sugar sponge – the […]

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Chocolate and orange mini cakes (vegan)

Hello! I keep refusing to accept that spring has been here for a while yet the weather in London doesn’t seem to follow the rules! So I keep brightening up my days with summery desserts. I shoot these on Saturday afternoon, it had been raining for a couple of hours and after that it was […]

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Kiwi and lime vegan ‘pond’ tart

Hello! Today I am posting this super seasonal tart that is quite easy and quick to make but also a total stunner. And it’s packed with fruit! This tart is so delicious and lovely, and it doesn’t take long to make 🙂 The tart is composed by: Almond sweet shortcrust pastry  Lime coconut filling with […]

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Berries and chocolate tart (vegan)

Hello! I hope your week is going well. The previous week was quite a disappointing one, and left me very stressed and without energies, but I am trying to face the current week trying to leave the past one behind. Is it working? Not really. But I there are a couple of things that help […]

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Thai basil, pineapple and lime Entremet

It’s Thai New Year, so I thought to tribute one of my favorite cuisines with an entremet inspired by flavours typical of Thai cuisine. I hope you will try it and like it as much as I did!  The elements of the entremet: Thai basil sponge  Peanut and bird eye chilli croustillant lime namelaka Pineapple […]