"I don’t stop eating when I’m full. The meal isn’t over when I’m full. It’s over when I hate myself. "Louis C.K.
Here are some favourite desserts from this year, when as ever, I didn't often wave off the dessert cart and probably hated myself for it.
Amalfi Lemonade & Sarawak Pepper. Clove Club, London.
Apple Tarte Tatin & Calvados Crème fraîche. Clove Club, London.
Coconut Snow. DiverXo, Madrid.
Sweet Tzatziki. Etrusco, Corfu, Greece.
Forced Yorkshire rhubarb, crab apple, Douglas fir oats, yoghurt. The French Manchester.
Forced Rhubarb Cumbrian Gingerbread. Old Stamp House, Ambleside.
Mojito Sorbet and 'Orgasmo' Txikote, Conil de la Frontera, Spain.
Pistachio Cheesecake, marscarpone cream and fresh fig jam. Vassilis Taverna, Paxos, Greece.
Yoghurt cream, warm rice pudding, rhubarb and ginger. Mr Cooper's House & Garden. Manchester.
Sakana, Manchester. (Via The Ledbury).
Gooseberry fool. The Parkers Arms, Lancashire.
The River Bar & Grill, Manchester.