Posts tagged "pastries"
The Sweetness of Nice, France

The Sweetness of Nice, France

Swiss trained baker in Santee making special cakes

Swiss trained baker in Santee making special cakes

When a pastry chef tells me he graduated from culinary school in Switzerland, I stand at attention.  Chef Carl Zeitsen and his wife Melina (also a baker) own Eccentric International Chefs Bakery in Santee and make exquisite wedding cakes and cakes for all occasions. Chef Zeitsen’s resume includes making desserts at resorts in Monte Carlo,...
Yes, I will eat cake!

Yes, I will eat cake!

I happily remember my first whipped cream cake and have devoured many of the luscious layered cakes filled with custard and raspberry in thirty something years. Grove Pastry Shop is the shining star in Lemon Grove for baking creamy cakes, buttery pastries and yeasty breads. Owner Teresa Johnson is gratified they bake and decorate from...