| Passionbread men |

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Inspired by La Redécouverte | Yann Tiersen Gingerbread Men are for sure delicious but pretty boring. As the holidays approach we find them everywhere we go… I had this idea of rediscovering this holiday classic improvising with daring ingredients : try them out without spices but with passion fruit instead !

| Carrot Cake, Chocolate Sauce & Lime Zests |

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Inspired by At Home | Crystal Fighters Carrot cakes are pretty common in Brasil with one huge difference compared to the anglo-saxon version : ours is better – always served with a thin chocolat sauce on top. My opinion is naturally biased since it’s linked to childhood memories…but today still each time I go back I […]

| Bread Pudding |

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Inspired by Te Devoro | Djavan This secret (not for long) recipe of my grand-mother is, as we say it in Brazil, a true “poor’s desert”. Between us it’s a crazy love story and like Djavan – as kitch as he can be – I devour it when it looks at me. Easy to make and quite cheap, it’s […]

| Le Loir dans la Théière @ Paris |

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Go there listening to Alice’s Theme (piano)| Danny Elfman (Alice in Wonderland Soundtrack) Inspired, it seems, by the work of Lewis Carroll, this place is worth visiting not really for its selection of teas (good, though not life changing) but rather for its desserts which never fail to delight me. Situated in the heart of the Marais, […]