Tag Archives: Truffles

Sweet and Simple. A Variation on Chocolate Brigadeiros. Strawberry Bonbons.

The girls and I have a particular soft spot for pastel coloured bonbons in any array of sweet, fruity flavours. Not so long ago we spent an afternoon in the kitchen making Brigadeiros. Little chocolate caramel fudge truffles. The process … Continue reading

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Celebrating A Milestone. The Perfect Gift. A Truffle Tree From Gascony.

I’m so overwhelmed. This week I celebrated a significant birthday with more than a little help from my friends. Over a long and  lively lunch my gorgeous girlfriends presented me with the perfect gift. My very own truffle tree, growing … Continue reading

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Highly Addictive. Incredibly Easy To Prepare. Brigadeiros. Brazilian Chocolate Caramel Fudge Truffles.

These must be the easiest truffles I have ever made. Cooked to fudgy perfection, cooled, rolled into little balls and coated within an hour. Including the clean up and loading of the dishwasher. Brigadeiros. Unbelievably sweet and delicious. Highly addictive. A Brazilian … Continue reading

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