St. Honoré Cake: The Pastry Named for a Saint

Feeling hungry?  How about a St. Honoré cake? *     *     *     *     *  The St. Honoré cake is named for St. Honoré, the patron saint of bakers and pastry chefs.  He lived in the sixth century and was the bishop of Amiens, in northern France.   Check it out:  This classic French dessert starts with a circle of puff pastry at its base, with a ring of pâte à choux (a light pastry dough) piped on the outer edge. After the base is baked, small cream puffs are dipped into carameliz … [Read more...]

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