7. Chicken Profiteroles

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Chicken profiteroles sounds, and indeed looks, so poshy-fancy.
But once you have the basics covered, it is simply a matter of assembly.
The French Choux pastry is more known to be used in sweet dishes, such as stuffed with ice cream and topped with a rich chocolate sauce for instance (to be explored in future posts). Continue reading “7. Chicken Profiteroles”

5. Marble Cake

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Another recipe adapted from the kitchen of Bernard, the classic Marble Cake. The marbled effect is attributed to the delicate swirling of a white vanilla batter withe a slightly denser dark chocolate batter. Some of us may be over-zealous with the swirling, ending up with a mostly a chocolate cake rather than a marbled one. Well, I come bearing good news: this is a no-swirl marble cake! the marbled effect is achieved by spooning the vanilla and chocolate batter side by side (make possible the the formed batter), sort of like a checker board. As the cake bakes, the cake rises and merges the two batters beautifully.

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