Lamingtons & Lemon Tart: Best-ever Cakes, Desserts and Treats from a Modern Sweets Maestro


Hailed as Australia's Willy Wonka, Darren Purchese is renowned for his stunning high-end dessert creations. Known as the chef with the tricks, with a scientific approach to food and ingredients, in Lamingtons & Lemon Tart, he turns his eye to the classics, cast with his trademark flair for the home cook who might be ambitious, but also wants to feel that the recipes are within their grasp – and that ingredients can be sourced with ease. Alongside this line-up of classics, he includes a selection of his favorite modern creations, from Caramelized white chocolate mousse to Explosive raspberry wagon wheels; Lemon meringue pie éclair; Canneles; Passionfruit clouds; and his read more

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ISBN:

9781743791868

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

264

Dimensions:

25cm x 20cm

Weight:

1110g

RRP:

$49.99

Category:

Celebrity Chefs and Restaurants , Food

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Books

Published:

01 October 2016

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Darren Purchese

British-born pastry chef Darren Purchese has won a loyal, enviable following over five years with his Sweet Studio Burch & Purchese, on Chapel Street in Melbourne. Darren has played a prominent role on MasterChef over successive years (he was responsible for the passionflower pressure test, one of the highest rating episodes in 2015). Together with wife Cath Claringbold, he has built a reputation for stunning feats of sugary deliciousness