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Tiramisù

by on Jan.30, 2013, under food & desert, vocabulary

in Italian,
Tiramisu also means “Take me with you” & “Make me Happy”

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[ˌtiːrəmiːˈsuː]
n
(Cookery) an Italian dessert made with sponge soaked in coffee and Marsala, topped with soft cheese and powdered chocolate
[from Italian tira! pull! + mi me + su up]
source: thefreedictionary

([tiɾamiˈsu], Italian spelling: ; lit. “pick me up” or “lift me up”) is an Italian dessert.
The translation of the name Italian tiramisù (tirami sù) means “pick-me-up” (metaphorically, “make me happy”). This may refer to the caffeine in the espresso and effect of cocoa used in the recipe.
source: wikipedia

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at lacto-ovo

by on Dec.08, 2010, under Daily, food & desert


my vegan meal “spicy spaghetti asparagus & mushroom”@ Gordon Biersch,
uploaded from my BB Bold9700

* food from past 7 days:
deep fried king trumpet mushroom,
tofu burger,
vegetable fried rice,
japanese deep fried tofu,
mushroom & tomato sandwich,
spicy seaweed,
stinky tofu & kimchi,
brownie & ice-cream,
chinese leek cake,
chocolate truffles.

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サダハル アオキ

by on Jun.08, 2010, under food & desert, Life

did i see CHOCORONS?!
and handmade cakes with Macaron on top?!


Pâtisserie Sadaharu Aoki Paris
via: http://www.flickr.com/photos/skrb/

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