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2013 Dessert Trends

Happy 2013! I’m excited to kick off 2013 with Jem of the South’s Dessert Trends!  Check them out.     1) Desserts 2.0 Be on the look out for desserts that were popular in recent years being upgraded to the 2.0 level. In other words, macarons won’t just be those cute little round desserts, they will be in various shapes and sizes like these Valentine macarons,  snowman macarons and ice cream cone macarons. Other desserts going to the next level…

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Dessert Trend~ Ombre Desserts

We’re seeing a lot of ombre desserts in baking lately and we love it! Don’t know what ombre is? Well, ombre is a term taken from the fashion industry which means the graduation of color typically in a garment. The dessert industry is taking a cue from the fashion industry and applying the graduated color concept to all sorts of baked goods. We think the idea of ombre desserts is pure genius! Take a look at some neat ombre desserts…

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Dessert Trend~Neapolitan Inspired Desserts

New trend spotted! Neapolitan Desserts. Move over ice cream, other sweet goodies are taking center stage as new neapolitan desserts. Take a look at some of the sweet ideas we found around the web.   Clockwise: Marshmallows via Not So Humble Pie; Gooey Cake Bars via Picky Palate ; Berry Yogurt Popsicles via skinnytaste.com and Rice Crispy Treats via The Partiologist  …

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2012 Dessert Trends

It’s a new year and that means time for new exciting food and dessert trends. Take a look at what’s “haute” in Desserts for 2012. 1) Layer Cakes My Red Velvet Cake   Yes, the old fashioned tried and true layer cakes are making a comeback. Per James Oseland editor-in-chief of Saveur Magazine, layer cakes are in. I actually cut my baking teeth on the old fashioned layer cake so I’m excited to see layer cakes make a comeback. I also see people…

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