Archive for July, 2016

Opera in the house!

Up for a mid-week experiment in the kitchen? Looking to steer away from the regular no-bake cheesecake or the run-of-the-mill brownie that your kids love? Want to try your hand at a French special? Why not make this incredibly delicious Mix Nut Opera concocted by our chefs at Lavonne? Intricately planned and delicately layered with…

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Of happy kitchen accidents

You obviously know what it’s like when you chance upon an eye candy of a dessert that pretty much tastes like heaven in your mouth. Chances are the pastry chef who churned up this wickedly delicious treat put a lot of thought and planning into it, right from figuring out eclectic flavour combos, the perfect…

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Mastering French Desserts with Nina Tarasova

June was a delightfully eventful month for us at Lavonne. And of course, a lot of it had to do with internationally renowned pastry artist, Nina Tarasova, hosting a 3-day masterclass at Lavonne, upon our invitation. Needless to say, the excitement was palpable even before she arrived. Attended by 18 students from across the country…

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