Almond Rochers

Christmas – Warmth – Thank You – Appreciation – Snowflakes – Cookies – Fruit Cake – Gift Exchange : These are the string of words that come to me when Christmas is coming 🙂 What about yours? It’s also the time when I will take some time to reflect the year past – the encounters, the people I met etc. And also about the plans for the new year.

I did a bit of everything for giveaway this year so some colleagues have Double Chocolate Biscotti with almonds and dried cranberries, some of them had the Mixed Berries Thumbprint Cookies / Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies and also the Almond Rochers. The chocolate are tempered to begin with, I did a mixture of Valrhona 55% Equattoriale Feve and 70% Guanaja so the bittersweet is just nice.

This is fairly easy to prepare except the tempering part so I have roasted almond silver + Valrhona Cocoa Nibs + Rum Soaked Mixed Fruits + Puffy Rice to form the almond rochers.

Advertisements

About Elyn

The joy of baking is seeing how much people enjoy them. I would love to offer these "joy" to you so drop me a note and we can discuss!
This entry was posted in Baking, Christmas, Festive Goodies. Bookmark the permalink.

One Response to Almond Rochers

  1. Li Ying says:

    Hi Elyn,

    Merry X’mas and A Happy New Year to you and your family. 🙂

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s