Posts Tagged ‘dark chocolate’

Raspberry Dark Chocolate & Strawberry White Chocolate Truffles

Raspberry Dark Chocolate & Strawberry White Chocolate Truffles

I love raspberries – in case you never noticed. And I love numbers … also just in case … About every fifth of my posts this year used raspberries as an ingredient. I …

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Raspberry-lime macarons

Raspberry-lime macarons

The first time I saw macarons in Zurich I did not even bother to look at them properly. They looked so colorful and cute, but as a white chocolate lover my eyes were all fixed at the truffles selection at Zurich’s Sprüngli. I kept ignoring their macarons, the Luxemburgerli, for quite a while. But this time is far in the past – I have really ….

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Chocolate + orange + champagne = ?

Chocolate + orange + champagne = ?

What does the equation “chocolate + orange + champagne” equal to for you? Truffles for me. Why so festive you are asking?

Strudel & Cream is turning one!

I can’t believe it, but one year ago I decided to change things …

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Cranberry chocolate truffles

Cranberry chocolate truffles

I am becoming a bigger and bigger fan of homemade truffles. They are so easy to make – at least these ones… and they make a great present or just a lovely side for a cup of tea or coffee.

These truffles are a variation of the pistachio truffles I posted in December ….

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Pear-walnut brownies

Pear-walnut brownies

Every country, every region seems to have its own variations of birthday traditions. To some people receiving birthday wishes before their actual birthday might mean bad luck, while to my granddad wishing a happy birthday the evening before spoke of good manners. It was a …

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White and dark chocolate dessert with raspberry sauce

White and dark chocolate dessert with raspberry sauce

I am always quite reluctant when it comes to serving desserts that contain raw eggs to friends. I have never had a problem with raw eggs – knocking on wood – but I simply want to be on the safe side.
So when friends came over the other night, I felt like preparing chocolate mousse – but without raw eggs. I ended up preparing …

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Advent Calendar Day 2 – Two versions of chocolate bark

Advent Calendar Day 2 - Two versions of chocolate bark

In order to open the second door of the advent calendar all you need is melted chocolate, nuts, dried fruits and a bit of patience. This will lead you to chocolate bark which makes a …

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