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Restaurant Review: Fabelle Chocolates

“Mama always said life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.” Growing up, there were few things more exciting than receiving a box of filled chocolates, poring over the little descriptions printed on the … Continue reading

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A Chocolate and Mango Tango

Mango lovers will vouch for its lusciousness, lingering nectar-like after taste, and above all, its versatility. The grand fruit lends itself, and graciously so, to all manner of flavors and fares. It could be dunked in a sweet and spicy … Continue reading

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Review – Chocolate Tour at Jus’Trufs Chocolaterie

Living in the ‘burbs has its merits, no doubt – swanky eateries within an arm’s reach, and even trips to specialty stores clocked in a few kilometers to buy a block of imported cheese, or exotic produce. But when it’s … Continue reading

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Quick-fix Chocolate-cheese Tartlets

’tis the season to be jolly, no doubt. But when the hands drop down at the very sight of, say, the whisk, in the aftermath of having baked too many holiday treats; and the kids beg for a little something … Continue reading

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Citrusy Take On Coffee Cake!

When life gives you oranges, bake a coffee cake! Brimming with flecks of orange rind, the sheer tingle of freshly squeezed orange juice, crunchy walnuts, and the silk of chocolate syrup cutting rivers through the plush insides, this coffee cake … Continue reading

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Mushy Over Mousse

Some things in life are far more endearing when done the old-school way. Like these expressions of love: a hand-written note, a bunch of flowers picked from the garden, a home-cooked meal. And in that same vein, our delightful, time-tested … Continue reading

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Rustle up a Burfi, this Rakhi – Festive Peanut Butter Squares

Leafing through a mosaic of childhood memories, you might chance upon instances that are fit for calling forth a smirk, a chuckle, or a tear. Sticky fingers that balled up for a fist fight, jellied laugh lines that morphed into … Continue reading

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Berry Blast – Ruby Raspberry Scones

Baskets of rubies everywhere. Pregnant with red juices and bursting at the seams with sweetish-tart flavors, strawberries and raspberries with their knobby and fuzzy-haired skins are the go-to picks for all kinds of meals anytime of the year. In the … Continue reading

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