I prepared the famous Brioches Parisiennes by Christophe Felder (here) Mascarpone and vanilla brioches, (here) Lemon Buchty brioche (here) with crème fraiche or sour cream, I couldn’t ignore these Portuguese sweetened condensed milk rolls. All the doughs (but the first) call for different fat than butter. All the brioches are gorgeous, super soft and you can flavor them as you prefer.
The ciabatta, a traditional Italian bread, is made the authentic way with a biga, to be added the day after to the dough. The exterior is nice and crusty, while the inside is fluffy and soft. Perfect bread for making a sandwich, or for breakfast with butter and jam. A bit long to prepare….but you will be satisfied by the results.
A brioche made of sweet yeast rolls baked together in a baking pan, amazing….. The dough is very fluffy, surrounded by a crispy golden crust. Buchty are similar to brioches, but lighter, because they have no butter, but sour cream or crème fraîche. I used lemon to inflator the dough, but generally it is served plain.
I love apple cakes, apple pies or tarte tatin. Perfect for breakfast, with a cup of tea or whenever you want something sweet. Here a very simple and fast apple cake: crispy outside and soft inside….. To try as soon as possible.
I was asked by a friend to take part in a contest, where you do not win anything, but where you only share the desire to knead. The topic was bicolor brioches: so I decided to prepare some pains au chocolate, made with vanilla and cocoa brioche doughs. A set of classic tastes, which never disappoints. Perfect for breakfast. #briochedeprintemps
There’s nothing like the smell of brioches baking in your oven. For these brioches, I choose a recipe from a great french pastry chef, Christophe Felder: they are soft, not so sweet, with a rich flavor and light texture. The brioches are soft like a pillow and buttery….. Eat them warm for breakfast……it is so worth it.
A simple but tasty recipe. A brioche dough made with mascarpone cheese, soft and silky. Perfect brioches for breakfast, brunch or simply if you want something gorgeous to taste.
A few days ago I tried this recipe for making brioche dough, by the famous itaian Patry Chef Luca Montersino:it is the best I’ve ever made. It is a particular dough, because you prepare the dough twice…..it is more difficult to explain than prepare it. Brioche dough is not so sweet and not so buttery……so you cannot feel guilty eating a slice. I tried a braided brioche, but you can shape the dough as you prefer. Try: it is healthy and delicious, for a special breakfast.
Toast or sandwich bread…..or simply for breakfast….with butter and jam Soft and tasty, with butter and milk in the dough. You can store in freezer….. What else? To try.
An apple cake is not the perfect Fall dessert only……..it can be prepared along all the year. Each home baker has a secret recipe for the “best” apple cake….. This cake is the best apple cake I can remember. Super soft, thanks to the dough: infact the recipe calls for pastry choux recipe……but the proportions are different. I suggest you to try it: served plain, or with a scoop of vanilla ice cream or a dollop of softly whipped cream.