Miniature Desserts: Create Decorate and Serve Luscious and Elegant Delights
Miniature Desserts: Create Decorate and Serve Luscious and Elegant Delights gives you 300 mini-sweets recipes to prepare in your home kitchen. There are many color photos of finished desserts to browse.
Format: Hardcover with dust jacket, 160 pages.
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Author: Pam Dotter
Description: From deceptively ornate, yet simple pastries to delicate and delicious fruit tarts, this unique cookbook is a step-by-step guide to new ways of creating and serving desserts with hundreds of easy-to-follow recipes with exciting, different ways to display and present them.
By making tiny portions, you can create a dazzling, eye-catching and mouth-watering display of countless different shapes, textures and flavors -- light lemon cup souffles and rainbow profiteroles, dense berry tarts flavored with liqueur and cream cheese, cool, smooth, peach and cream pie, dainty brandy snaps and rose-cream meringues, tiny crepes -- Miniature Desserts contains a myriad of delectable recipes that have been adapted and tested for you to choose from.
You'll be able to create a sumptuous variety of desserts from a basic mixture of a single ingredient, and discover countless new ideas for toppings, fillings and sauces. Whether to present as gifts or enjoy at home, these recipes provide the perfect finishing touch for any meal.
Miniature Desserts explains how to adapt containers to cook smaller servings, how to prepare the desserts in advance, and how to store and freeze them. All sorts of decorating and serving ideas are provided throughout the book -- from how to make edible, lacy baskets to muesli and honey tarts -- a magical display derived from a versatile variety of simple and unusual desserts. This is the perfect cookbook for anyone with a flair for cooking and entertaining, guaranteed to star in every hostess's collection of treasured recipes.
Too small to be too much, Miniature Desserts is an ingenious way to enjoy and experiment with an exciting and tantalizing variety of dishes.
Condition: Good condition. Interior flap is clipped. Jacket cover has some thin scratches and small frays.
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