A classic Christmas treat, gingerbread people are fun to both make and eat with family and friends. This gingerbread recipe can also be used to create a gingerbread house.
First featured on Kirsten’s Livestream as a special thank you to her 500k Instagram followers, this delicious tart is an absolute showstopper! Chocolate peanut pastry, raspberry compote, gianduja ganache, a unique hazelnut jaconde sponge pinwheel, chocolate cremeux and gold Chantilly cream. Topped with a peanut pastry disc, fresh raspberries, meringue kisses and raspberry jellies. Garnished with roasted hazelnuts and micro mint.
2 hours 49 mins
This beautiful, light entremet encompasses layers of almond shortbread, basil Madeline sponge, passionfruit mousse made with Italian meringue, milk chocolate custard, white chocolate mousse and lemon jelly. Finished with a yellow coloured white chocolate glaze and garnished with yellow chocolate discs, gold chocolate spheres and a white chocolate nest created with the shock crystallisation technique.
Yeild 3 Entremets
3 hours 40 mins
First featured in Kirsten Tibball’s debut cookbook Chocolate to Savour, the Bombi Chocolate Bar is comprised of Breton shortbread, caramel, and honey ganache, enrobed in milk chocolate and finished with a white chocolate garnish created with a technique using frozen alcohol.
Learn to make both plain and hazelnut Palmiers. A traditional French treat, these delicious crispy biscuits use puff pastry as the base. – Egg free.
2 hours 30 mins
An indulgent éclair sure to please. Piped choux pastry filled with coffee infused cream, dipped in a dark chocolate glaze and topped with crunchy cinnamon crumble, white chocolate curls, salted caramel crispearls and cocoa nibs.
1 hour 10 mins
This playful entremet layers a range of textures with light summer flavours. Coconut shortbread pastry, salted caramel, coconut financier, passionfruit crème, white chocolate mousse covered in a pink chocolate glaze and garnished with fun, colourful chocolate sticks.
3 hours 10 mins
Linzer pastry filled with berry compote and an Italian meringue chocolate ganache, covered with a chocolate glaze and finished with a piped chocolate garnish. This class will teach you all the components for creating these decadent Chocolate Berry Tarts.
Yeild 10 x 80mm
2 hours 10 mins
A delicious milk chocolate dipped biscuit with an exciting centre. Strawberry jam and egg-free strawberry marshmallow sandwiched between two hazelnut pastry biscuits and then enrobed in milk couverture topped with a beautiful chocolate leaf garnish.
1 hour 15 mins
A traditional Scottish style shortbread with a beautiful buttery flavour and crumbly texture. These can be enjoyed all year round and make for the perfect Christmas treat.
A beautifully rustic baked tart with speculoos spiced pastry, vanilla custard and berries.
Whether your interest lies in patisserie or chocolate work, it is important to have the right equipment and utensils. Kirsten takes you through her list of versatile and essential kitchen must-haves.