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Opera Macarons for Sucre's Macaron Challenge

Posted by sara pereira on Saturday, April 26, 2014, In : Recipe 

You all know I am an avid Macaron lover but my background is in Cakes. I don’t make Macarons to order- very seldom do I make them due to the amount of work they require, BUT, when I was asked by the famous Sucre Bakery in New Orleans to enter their Macaron contest I really couldn’t say no. No matter that we are in the process of a huge move and switching our bakery from one state to the next, I had to do this… for my love of Macarons.

In coming up with a flavor I wanted to do someth...

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Meringue Filled Coffee Cake

Posted by sara on Wednesday, July 25, 2012, In : Recipe 

Want a delicious treat for your summer picnic or get together? Try this Coffee Cake filled with delicious goodness! Make extra and freeze some for later on in the summer!

Makes 2 round coffee cakes, each approximately 10 inches in diameter
The recipe can easily be halved to make one round coffee cake

Dough Ingredients
For the yeast coffee cake dough:
4 cups (600 g / 1.5 lbs.) flour
¼ cup (55 g / 2 oz.) sugar
¾ teaspoon (5 g / ¼ oz.) salt
1 package (2 ¼ teaspoons / 7 g /...

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It's Hot Out, Make some Ice Cream!

Posted by sara on Thursday, July 19, 2012, In : Recipe 

That's right, make your own ice cream! It's super easy and healthier than store versions.
We just made our very own Milky Way ice cream and it turned out divine. Here is the recipe so you can indulge also!

4.5 oz Milky Way bars
1 can fat free evaporated milk
1 cup skim milk
4 egg yolks

  1. In a double boiler, melt the milky way bars with the evaporated milk. Don't let the bowl touch the water or it will scald the chocolate.
  2. When the candy bars are melted, temper the yolks wi...

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About Me

Sara Pereira - Chef/ Owner of Stardust Cakes I am the Chef/ Owner of Sturdust Cakes. I love cakes and baked goods, macarons are my guilty pleasure and I love planning children's birthday parties.

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