Persimmon Gelée

Persimmon Gelée

So for tonight’s dessert I am serving friends this incredibly simple and light Persimmon Gelée. Any fruit can be used but persimmons have a sugar sweet taste that many autumn fruits do not possess. Plated with honey and dusted cinnamon, this light and tasty dessert is how I describe Amsterdam: beauty in enjoying the simplistic […]

Lemon Sweet Cream with Winter Fruit

Lemon Sweet Cream with Winter Fruit

A celebratory combination of crunchy pomegranate, tangy grapefruit, and sweet lemon cream sauce. This recipe is great because there is minimal assembly required, but you still get a burst of a nearly cheesecake-like flavor. Look at how adorable this dessert looks in a little glass ramekin? Play around with the size and shape of your […]

Tuscan Frangipane with Figs

Tuscan Frangipane with Figs

The frangipane hits your mouth with several flavors with the sweet almonds, lemon zest and vanilla bean. Topped with figs, thyme, and orange zest, this lovely dessert will impress all guests with the diverse flavors of all things that are Tuscan!

Apple Mint Schorle

Apple Mint Schorle

Apple Schorle’s are a very popular beverage in Germany that can order in any bar or restaurant.  With a few extra green ingredient, this Schorle is perfect balcony cocktail with it’s fresh pressed apple juice, lime tanginess and fresh mint!