Did you ever face the issue of decision making when being confronted with a dessert menu – you actually want to try them all, but stomach space is at best good for one.

Well, the French have a solution called “café gourmand” – you get a plate with three or four desserts en miniature. This way you can try all and still do not run the risk of a sugar shock to your body.

And the plate looks sooo cute. Just look at this tiny chocolate cake. Just as a reference of size – the coffee is an espresso – the cake is tiny. The other three were vanilla ice cream, crème brulee and tiramisu. Just look at the presentation – this alone is art.

Hmmm, an alternative name could be “the four sins”.

Advertisements

Written by bihua

I worked and lived in Baku in Azerbaijan since September 2012 and started the blog "Life in Baku". End of August 2015 I moved to Rennes in France with the 365 project in my new blog "Life in Rennes".

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