Patisserie

Paris-Brest

  This week my home City, Belfast, is playing host to famous Giro d’Italia bicycle race. Since it’s origin in Italy in 1909 the race has expanded to include other countries, longer routes and allowed riders to particiapte from all parts of the world. Pink is the colour of the winning jersey and Belfasy has … Continue reading

Patisserie

Macaron masterclass

These little meringue-like cookies give even the most experienced bakers a hard time. The sheer skill and technical ability needed to make these correctly scare off many from trying, and rightly so. The Macaron is widely associated with French patisserie worldwide. You could hardly go to France and not see a huge range of colourful … Continue reading