Friday, December 15, 2006
Check out those lucious 'fruits'! I think they look so pretty. Too pretty to eat in fact.
What do you think it's made of?
No, it's not icing sugar.
The colour looks so perfect - but trust me, it is edible.
If you guessed marzipan, you're right. :) You know, I've never really thought much about marzipan and always stayed away from it because they're known to be extremely sweet. I think of it as icing on wedding cakes, sugee cakes etc. But recently I tried these and was quite surprised. The marzipan wasn't too sweet and I could taste the almond quite easily.
Here's how it looks like on the inside:
My cousin brought it from Russia. He studies at the Moscow Conservatory and was back in Singapore for a while. He also bought other treats like poppy seeds, buckwheat and this:
Haha, can you guess what that is?
I think it's rather easy but I will give you all the benefit of the doubt!