Dairy-free Pain au Chocolat – New Improved Recipe

  One of the true joys of a French holiday are morning trips to the boulangerie to buy fresh crusty baguettes, croissants and pain au chocolat for breakfast. Every morning, little S would come and buy the fresh bread and pastries first thing and then look enviously at our pain au chocolat on the breakfast…

Pain au Chocolat Palmiers

This recipe is genius, even if I do say so myself! Delicate little pastries, whipped up with no fuss in minutes, that taste just like pain au chocolat. I’ve made authentic method free-from viennoiserie before, but wow is it hard work! Definitely not something to attempt when you’re in a rush. This recipe, on the other hand, enables…

Cheat’s Dairy-free Pain au Chocolat

Whilst we were on holiday in France, every morning Big S would see us enjoying freshly made pain au chocolat and asked if I could make some dairy-free ones when we got home. I have previously written a post about dairy-free croissants and pain au chocolat and to be honest they are quite an ordeal…

Pain au chocolat / Croissants

I always wondered if a vegan/dairy-free croissant/pain au chocolat would be possible, but always shied away from attempting them – they are, after all, an awful lot of work for it all to go wrong. However, thanks to inspiration from the recipes in The Vegan Boulangerie by Marianne and Jean-Michel and my time at Le Cordon…