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Kiwi and Elderflower Pavlova

January 17th, 2010    •  by Bethia    •   5 Comments »

Just as Australians and Brits argue over marmite versus vegemite, so the Australians and Kiwis argue over who invented the pavlova. It is a speciality of both countries but despite a lot of research by food historians, its still hard to pin point who first used the name. Legend is that the dessert was named after the ballerina Anna Pavlova who toured Australia and New Zealand in the 1920s. The dessert is a concoction of meringue and cream and fruit and is light and airy and crunchy and chewy and luxuriously wonderful. It is one of my favorite desserts and I […]

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