There are a lot of recipes for successful biscuits and cakes for the cake – vanilla, chocolate, carrot, lemon, pistachio – a wide variety of recipes from simple to complex. But as a cream for cakes or other pastries, the same time-tested and experienced pastry chefs are used. Professional pastry chefs and simple housewives make small adjustments to the proportions and choice of ingredients, but the changes are minor.
What are the most simple and popular cream recipes in the confectionery industry? Continue reading
We used to think that tasty pastries and a good figure are simply incompatible, but exceptions can be found from every rule. Such a pleasant surprise will be a wonderful chocolate cake whose simple recipe will attract attention with its low calorie content. It does not include eggs, butter and vegetable oil, the amount of sugar in it is minimal, chocolate and cocoa compensate for its small amount, making the taste just unique. Continue reading
Cake and pastries are a sweet dessert whose history is inextricably linked with the history of the cake. The first cakes were very different from what we eat today. They were more like bread, sweetened with honey and often with the addition of nuts and dried fruit.
In the Middle Ages, European bakers already knew how to make cupcakes and gingerbread – products that could be stored for several months. According to historians, the forerunners of modern cakes appeared in Europe in the middle of the 17th century. This was primarily due to advances in technology and the availability of access to certain ingredients (such as refined sugar, for example). Continue reading