On the desserts list were Santiago tart, lemon syllabub, dark chocolate torte
and a selection of ice creams.
The dessert guide, edited by Alya Honasan, with layout by Riki Velarde, photographs by Jilson Seckler Tiu and foreword by Inquirer Lifestyle editor Thelma Sioson San Juan, boasts a merry mix of textures and flavors ingeniously prepared by men and women in the pastry world-from strong coffee-flavored sponge cake and pillowy meringue to velvety soft, fluffy chiffon and creamy torte
The Nespresso coffee experts have combined the splendour of Vienna with the taste of some of its most famous pastries to create three delicious flavoured Espressos: Variations Sachertorte, a glazed chocolate cake with a thin layer of sweet apricot jam, Variations Apfelstrudel, inspired by the classic layered puff pastry dessert which contains a sweet apple filling delicately spiced with cinnamon and Variations Linzer Torte
, which pays homage to the popular Austrian Linzer Torte
: a tasty red fruit tart topped with a recognisable lattice design.
Place a plate over the tin, invert the torte
and peel off parchment.
is a dessert that I find difficult to define.
My German grandmother's beloved hazelnut torte
turned out to be the perfect (and easy to prepare
49 The smooth, creamy texture and incredible chocolatey-ness of a homemade or posh deli torte
And her go-to dessert was a sweet apple-honey Rosh Hashana-style torte
she learned to make during a short period in my childhood when we celebrated both Christian and Jewish holidays.
Petra Bacher's portfolio of cakes featuring high-design, large scale cakes from her Vienna-based Sartori die Torte
studio received the 2013 Silver Galaxy Award from MerComm, Inc.
Coppenrath & Wiese's new Stracciatella Kirsch Torte
is a sumptuous treat for Mum this Mothering Sunday(30 March 2014).
Sure enough, there's a look at how to roast the perfect goose, recipes for easy canapes, a spectacular sausage roll and a quick chocolate torte
- as well as a boozy drinks round-up.
For Thanksgiving, consider serving Zel's Stuffed Tomatoes with Edamame Pate, Savory Chestnut and Fruit Stuffing, Pistachio and Sweet Pea Torte
with Roasted-Tomato Aioli, or Pumpkin-Apple Nog.