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Old 01-10-2007, 04:58 PM   #1
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New plated dessert!

hey everybody I made a platted dessert and I know kitchenelf has seen the rough version but here is the final version of it and I wanted to see what you guys think.




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Old 01-10-2007, 05:00 PM   #2
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here's what I think. I THINK I'M HUNGRY.................................
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Old 01-10-2007, 05:02 PM   #3
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hahah thanks
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Old 01-10-2007, 05:23 PM   #4
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Looks good. Not sure what the actual dessert is, maybe a brownie? Details!
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Old 01-10-2007, 05:27 PM   #5
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Its a individual chocolate cake filled with white chocolate mousse, drizziled in white chocolate and garnished with a mint sprig on top and assorted fruits on the side.
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Old 01-10-2007, 05:38 PM   #6
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Very nice idea to fill the cake with white chocolate mousse and the drizzle of white chocolate as well. I love the fruits too, kiwi and strawberries.
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Old 01-10-2007, 05:40 PM   #7
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yea I really love the color that kiwi brings to a plate especially on such a straight white colored dish.
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Old 01-10-2007, 05:46 PM   #8
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Very nice Tsi,
I wouldn't hesitate to order it..pretty to look at and I'll bet it's delicious..
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Old 01-10-2007, 06:10 PM   #9
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Beautiful! I like that oblong kiwi
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Old 01-10-2007, 06:17 PM   #10
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thanks for the compliment kadesma!
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Old 01-10-2007, 06:24 PM   #11
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Nice concept and I'm happy that you're showing interest in creativity in the culinary field. Just a few suggestions:

1. Instead of a white chocolate drizzle, use the fruit and make a coulis instead. The white chocolate looks like it hardened onto the plate and cannot be used as a functional sauce.

2. If you'd rather not use a coulis, then make a creme anglaise or ganache. If you make a ganache, then you can use a paint brush to create a cleaner and more visually appealing look.

3. Maybe change the color of the plate so that the sauce can stand out more.

4. Spread out the raspberries instead of bunching them to one side.
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Old 01-10-2007, 06:25 PM   #12
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Hey, great job. It looks like a dessert that you order in a very fancy resturant.
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Old 01-10-2007, 06:37 PM   #13
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yea I really love the color that kiwi brings to a plate especially on such a straight white colored dish.
It looks beautiful, and sounds as if it would taste at least as good as it looks!

Be careful with kiwi, tho.... it's a fruit that quite a number of people are allergic to. I know for me, that if there is kiwi on the plate, or any chance that it might have touched the food in question, I can't get close to it. Even a teensy amount of Kiwi will close my throat.... and I'm finding more amd more folks with that problem. It's a bummer, I know!
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Old 01-10-2007, 06:47 PM   #14
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I think I'd like a bite or two!! Yummy!!
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Old 01-10-2007, 07:21 PM   #15
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thanks for the suggestions iron chef and yea yur right that chocolate did harden after being in the fridge for a day but it looked a lot better when i first stripped it. I was actually thinking about doing a ganache but i didnt think i was gonna be leaving it over night.
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Old 01-10-2007, 08:57 PM   #16
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Looks yummy to me and I love raspberries. Looks like some on the plate. Very attractive arrangement.
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Old 01-11-2007, 01:28 PM   #17
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too much greenish some yellow in it!!!!!!!!
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Old 01-11-2007, 06:45 PM   #18
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It looks absolutely gorgeous and sounds absolutely delicious. I'll have two!
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Old 01-11-2007, 09:01 PM   #19
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I will take it...for dessert. Tell us more about it? Kiwi,strawberries,rasberries.
and.........???
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Old 01-11-2007, 09:05 PM   #20
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Its a individual chocolate cake filled with white chocolate mousse, drizziled in white chocolate and garnished with a mint sprig on top and assorted fruits on the side.
i already said what it was
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