Posts Tagged With: Chocolate

DO YOU READ

 

“nothing special about this easter,
bach weaving chorales with delicate fingers,
nimble notes bouncing off walls and windows,
resounding soundly through the floor…”

 

~ nightpoet ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in February 2021.


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CHOCOLATE CREATURES

 

“Life without books, chocolate and coffee is just useless.”

 

~ Nadun Lokuliyanage ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in October 2020.


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CHOCOLATE TART

 

“I understand that absinthe makes the tart grow fonder.”

 

~ Ernest Dowson ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Paris in May 2018.


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A PARIS MOMENT – THE DEATH OF REASON

 

You stand before the window, wide-eyed and almost drooling. And then comes that moment of decision, when you toss your diet and discipline into the Seine and abandon what little resolve you had left and submerge yourself in an orgy of sensual gratification sans guilt…

 

000 Shop WindowPhoto taken in Paris in February 2007.


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THE PARIS JOURNAL – I

 

A PREVIEW OF THINGS TO COME

 

Photo taken in Paris in May 2012.


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A PARIS MOMENT – ÉCLAIR IMMERSION

 

Naturally, it just wouldn’t be Paris without this ritual….

 

A PARIS MOMENT -

Photo taken in the Korcarz Pâtisserie at 29 Rue des Rosiers in the Le Marais district of Paris in May 2014.


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A SHORT DISCOURSE ON CHOCOLATE BARS

A SHORT DISCOURSE ON CHOCOLATE BARS

Here we have your standard American chocolate bar with almonds. Available in every supermarket, it is lacking in quality, has only 8 or 9 lonely looking almonds and it tastes horrible. Below that is a cheap brand (sold in Aldi) German chocolate bar, larger, much better tasting, overflowing with almonds and probably around the same price.This is an excellent example of the fundamental difference between European and American culture, class and quality. As chocolate connoisseurs everywhere know, a nation rises or falls on the quality of its chocolate almond bars…

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