Cookies and cream macarons

This
Cookie Macaron
almond flour 100
Icing sugar 180
Cocoa powder 20
Charcoal 4 caps
Egg white 100
Sugar 40

Baked at 160 for about 15 mins.

Cookies & cream ganache
Cream 200
Milk powder 20
Salt 1/8t
White chocolate 240
Vanilla 1/4t
Oreo cookie (no cream) 60

Bring cream, milk powder and salt to a simmer. Stir to ensure milk powder is dissolved. Pour into chocolate to melt it. When combined, stir in vanilla.

Crumble cookie into smaller pieces. Stir into ganache.

Chocolate Banana Cake

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This is a thing of pride and beauty. Chocolate sponge layered with chocolate chantilly cream and bananas, covered with glossy ganache and caramelized walnuts. Tastes healthy while being a total fat bomb. The caramelized walnuts are the best, would be awesome to incorporate it into the layers. I still have some sponge left in the fridge 🙂 Continue reading

Truffles

I’ve got some Bailey’s truffles in the fridge. They’re delicious as cream, chocolate and Bailey’s can be, but a bit on the sweet side. It’s a one to one of cream and chocolate and Bailey’s to taste, set in a bowl, scooped in a measuring spoon, frozen and messily rolled by hand into balls and covered with cocoa powder. Continue reading