As most dessert enthusiasts would agree, life is much sweeter when there are decadent desserts like cakes, ice cream, pies, and puddings to go around. But, do you know that aside from the common desserts that you have always known, there is a wide array of different types out there that originate from other countries that you should be able to taste at least once in your life? Below, you will find a list of international desserts that will instantly make your mouth water just by reading about them.
Sopapillas are Spanish desserts that mean sweet fried dough. This dessert is very popular all over Latin America. It originated in New Mexico around 200 years ago. You can eat this dessert alone, drizzle it with honey, or top with whipped cream.
Another delectable Spanish dessert that you’d love is churros. Churros have amassed worldwide popularity especially in Korean movie houses and baseball games in the United States. These are made from soft dough, wheat flour, and several other ingredients. Churros come in assorted sizes and are best eaten with cinnamon flavored bread.
Who doesn’t love this Italian dessert? Also known as the Tuscan Trifle, the Tiramisu originated in Siena. Siena is an Italian province in Tuscany located in the northwestern region. The light and fluffy texture of this dessert makes it taste like whipped cream. It is made with mascarpone cheese, cream, eggs, marsala, sugar, rum, shaved chocolate, liquor brandy and ladyfingers.
Chinese almond cookies have become so popular, you’ve probably tasted them in some part of the United States. However, the original Chinese dessert has a unique taste if you get it from an authentic Chinese restaurant. They are best pair with milk and can also be dipped with whipped cream to make the taste even more interesting than it already is.
This one comes from Central Africa and is probably the healthiest dessert ever invented. This salad is a mixture of different tropical fruit slices like coconut meat, pineapple, mango, melon, watermelon, and many more. Sometimes, the fruit salad is mixed with sweet cream. Other times, it is topped with whipped cream.
Castle pudding is a widely eaten dessert in England. Although England is not known for delicious delicacies, the castle pudding is one thing that the English people can be proud of. The strawberry jam that is squeezed from the sides of the pudding is what makes this dessert oh-so-delicious.
Pavlova is a dessert that comes from Australia and New Zealand. It is a healthy dessert that is made from egg whites and sugar. It is topped with whipped cream while the inside part of the dessert contains marshmallow-like texture. You can also serve it with fruits like kiwi, raspberry, peach, strawberry and many more.
Like most of the desserts that you’ve known since you were a child, these international desserts can also be topped with whipped cream. Be sure to have reliable cream whippers and cream chargers for this purpose. Cream whippers and cream chargers can be purchased online.