French fancy birthday cake recipes

Warm Potato Salad & My Birthday!!!

Warm Potato Salad & My Birthday!!!

( based on my supermarket app) To make it a dinner or for more people or a bit more of a party you could also add a cheeseboard, baby tomatoes, green salad, pate, chutneys, grapes, flavoured oils, fancy deli salads with sun dried tomatoes and the like as well as swapping basics bacon for more expensive stuff or French stick for an artisan loaf from that farmers market/ farm shop that you always want to go in but don’t have the time or excuse
Afternoon Tea at The Covent Garden Hotel

Afternoon Tea at The Covent Garden Hotel

There were fish goujons with french fries and tartar sauce, crayfish and crab cocktail, Covent Garden club sandwich, steak sandwich, a brilliant scotch egg and just a wee bit of cake
Apple Savarin

Apple Savarin

This classic French cake is easy to make and is less sweet then many cakes. FrenchServes. Remember to allow plenty of time for the cake to rise
Dubai – For One Night Only

Dubai – For One Night Only

La Petite Maison for delectable french food where people like to see and be seen. It’s not licensed, and it’s not fancy, and the service is known to be downright rude on occasion, but it’s cheap and frequented by locals and anyone who knows how to sniff out a good pile of mezze
Matcha Do About Green Tea at Sadaharu Aoki Paris

Matcha Do About Green Tea at Sadaharu Aoki Paris

Like the Opera cake, each fancy layer is made up of joconde biscuit, buttercream, chocolate ganache, syrup and glaçage – but in place of the traditional coffee syrup to accompany the chocolate, chef Aoki exchanges it with Matcha green tea and adds a splash of Kirsch liqueur, which helps add that special tonality or timbre to the opera singing
15 Labor Day Weekend Recipes

15 Labor Day Weekend Recipes

Apples, honey and olive oil make sweet music together in this French/Italian inspired cake recipe. Labor day weekend happens to be just a few days after my husband’s birthday
a coffee review, a coffee cake and the viking

a coffee review, a coffee cake and the viking

there are french-press loads of recipes out there but a firm favourite has to be this one by Nigel Slater who includes the walnut pieces in the cake batter not just as an afterthought on top of the icing
Chocolate Fridge Cake

Chocolate Fridge Cake

I first heard of fridge cake in A Level French when G brought one in. Anything Else You Fancy. I made it yesterday for E's birthday, which is today, so to jazz it up I threw in the mini smartie things leftover from decorating M's Cake along with some pink sparkles and some leftover rich tea biscuits from last week's cheesecake