Cream Puffs (Profiteroles) with Strawberry Whipped Cream

One of my favorite desserts. Along with eclairs and tiramisu.   And I always thought they were difficult to make. Then I saw Chef  Anne Burrell at FoodTV network make them and  it looked so easy. I guess everything they make on TV looks easy! My first attempt, I didn’t leave it in the oven [...]

Almond Snake (M’hencha)

Ever since I saw a picture of this dessert/pastry in my cookbook The New Book of Middle Eastern Food by Claudia Roden, I wanted so badly to make it.  But I always forget to buy phyllo pastry in the grocery store.(I guess subconsciously I really didn’t want to make it that badly!! LOL).  Then after [...]