The History of Parisian Patisseries

Paris is simply a paradise for culinary lovers. However, once you’ve had a taste of the city’s finest eateries, you may be wondering where to go to sample some of its tastiest treats. (more…)

6 Chocolate Desserts From Around The World

Whether it’s to satisfy sweet cravings, deal with a relationship breakup, or to celebrate Valentine’s Day, chocolate is almost always the answer. That’s how much chocolate is prevalent in popular culture. It brings us closer and comforts us, even when fighting just for that very last square of a chocolate bar. It’s of no surprise then that it’s the world’s most popular decadence. Here are some chocolate desserts from around the globe you would simply die for. (more…)

How to Enjoy Gluten-Free Chocolate Desserts

Chocolate makes us feel better (apparently, it raises the level of endorphins) and that feeling isn’t any different with gluten-free chocolate desserts. Gluten is a wheat protein that provides baked good with a moist texture that stabilises many desserts. Otherwise, these desserts can be chalky and dry. However, if we understand gluten ingredients and learn which substations work, we can enjoy our favourite chocolate desserts: gluten-free and guilt-free.


American Chocolate Cake and German Influence

Kraft foods spokeswoman Patricia Riso said that the company had used a chocolate bar bearing the brand name “German’s” for its chocolate cake recipe. The bar was developed all the way back in 1952 by Sam German, a confectioner from England who worked for Baker’s Chocolate Company. (more…)

Christmas Chocolate Desserts

No matter when it is during the year, it always seems like someone is telling us that Christmas is just around the corner. But then it’s never a bad idea to prepare baking recipes early so we’re ready for the occasion. And, of course, we all love chocolate treats at Christmas.


Your Very Own Chocolate Cake Day

A luxurious and rich chocolate cake is the pinnacle of any birthday celebration. That’s especially the case if it’s one of those with a delicious strawberry filling. Once you’ve had a single bite, you’re in heaven. Chocolate cake is great for other occasions, too. In fact, chocolate can be the perfect treat on any day, and at any time. (more…)

The History of Chocolate in America

While there is no officially recognised holiday for chocolate cake, there probably should be for something this popular. Here’s a short history of how chocolate and chocolate cake has evolved into becoming a popular staple in U.S culture. (more…)