We indulged in a strawberry pastry in Paris
Two of them actually
looked something like this...
|photo credit pbs.org|
without the basil, of course!
why no original pic?
famished Americans photograph food?
neh, nah, didn't happen
I used the tart as inspiration though
to create a small dessert for my daughter
who's carrying my first granddaughter (YES!!!)
It had to be tasty, less filling and WEIGHTLESS!
Having to use what I had on-hand, I thought...
scoured my panty and fridge
decided on these staple ingredients.
Slice strawberries as desired
small is my style
cinnamon raisin bread is beautiful toasted
and it creates a firm base for the tart
cut the bread into four bite-size pieces
spread on a bit of strawberry cream cheese
cheese is good, low fat high protein
again...low fat high protein
sprinkle with strawberry pieces & a pinch of sugar
the combination of tastes in one bite is just the right mix of
Sydnee said "It's like a party in my mouth!"
a delicious memory of Paris.
The Happy Handicap