Caesars Palace Celebrates the Grand Opening of Dominique Ansel Las Vegas; Inventor of the Cronut and award-winning pastry chef Dominique Ansel welcomed guests to his new bakery on the Las Vegas Strip

LAS VEGAS— Creative confectionaries, decadent desserts and, of course, the Cronut have arrived at Dominique Ansel Las Vegas at Caesars Palace. James Beard Award-winning pastry chef Dominique Ansel has opened his bake shop and introduced his only-in-Vegas ‘Lucky 7’ collection, Cookie Shots, Frozen S’mores, the Cronut flavor of the month, and more to the resort. … Read more

What dessert are you based on your zodiac sign?

Just as every zodiac sign has a set of qualities, quirks, charms and insufferable tendencies so too do they have a dessert. According to the BBC, the oldest known dessert is ashure. Often referred to as “Noah’s Pudding,” biblical lore holds that the dish was originally prepared by those that made it through the great … Read more

In Culinary Arts, The Cake Takes The Cake

(MENAFN- Khaleej Times) Published: Sat 1 Oct 2022, 5:42 PM In the world of desserts, the cake takes the cake. As clichéd as it may sound, it’s the sweet truth.“What can cake teach you about life? That practice makes perfect, and if you try something once, it probably won’t be perfect, and you have to … Read more

Join an 88-year dabke line at Austin’s Mediterranean Festival this fall

Believe it or not, the Mediterranean is not that far away. It’s quite a hike to get there, but it’s nearly identical in latitude — a great predictor of harmonious culinary styles and ingredients. Austin and Cairo are less than a quarter of a degree apart. The 88th annual St. Elias Mediterranean Festival is closing … Read more

The Alice is about whimsy and wacky looks.

“Here is the stuff of which fairy tales are made,” the Archbishop of Canterbury famously declared at the wedding of Lady Diana Spencer to Prince Charles in 1981. Of course, the British royal couple’s real-life fairy tale did not end in a “happily ever after.” But now, 25 years after the tragic and untimely death … Read more