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Amazing Christmas desserts on Westside?

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Paliman Dec 17, 2007 02:41 PM

My sister just phoned and wants me to bring two desserts on Christmas. She rejected mincemeat pie as I am the only one who likes it. I have thought of a Buche de Noel from Emil's, but I am at a loss for a second. Many thanks.

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    dbuckho Dec 19, 2007 08:53 PM

    Not sure if cream puffs from Beard Papa's (Sawtelle, just north of Olympic) qualifies as Christmas dessert? But the Beard Papa guy has a white beard just like Santa!

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      Diana Dec 19, 2007 08:05 AM

      A paltter of mochi from fugestsudo in J town would be unique!

      1. paulfromla Dec 18, 2007 07:32 PM

        consider paris pastry on westwood and ohio
        they're my go to for christmas cookies

        1. moto Dec 17, 2007 03:07 PM

          greetings Paliman, last year we picked up gorgeous and beautiful cakes from Jin Patissierie in Venice. have fun

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            burumun Dec 18, 2007 03:41 PM

            I second that! I always get my bday cakes from Jin and they are always so beautiful.
            Here is this year's : http://gourmetpigs.blogspot.com/2007/...

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              liu Dec 18, 2007 08:32 PM

              Wow...that looks good! Let's see...it's my half-birthday...

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                burumun Dec 18, 2007 10:46 PM

                half birthdays work too ;)
                just get a smaller size to justify yourself =P

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