Light, airy and crisp, cream puffs or profiteroles are a favourite the world over. Typically filled with chilled vanilla pastry cream, they make a delicious treat for any occasion. And with some know-how and lots of creativity, creative baker Tan Phay Shing has taken the golden puffs to
In this book, she shares her recipes and techniques to making choux pastry, and shows how you can pipe, decorate and assemble the choux to create different designs to suit any occasion. Complete with printable templates, illustrated step-by-step instructions and video links, Creative Baking: Deco Choux Pastries will enable you to start creating these irresistible treats in no time!
Tan Phay Shing holds a postgraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering and worked in engineering research before she chose to stay home to spend time
with her children. However, her experiments did not
end when she left the lab. She continues to conduct experiments, albeit of a different kind, in her home kitchen, where she bakes creative macarons, choux pastries, cookies, buns and chiffon cakes. Phay Shing shares a blog, LovingCreations4U, with Susanne Ng, author of Creative Baking: Chiffon Cakes, Creative Baking: Deco Chiffon Cakes and Creative Baking: Deco Chiffon Cake Basics, where they delight readers with their unique creations.