Founder of Le15 Pâtisserie and Studio Fifteen Culinary Centre, Mumbai
Pooja Dhingra is the founder of Le15 Pâtisserie and Studio Fifteen Culinary Centre in Mumbai. A graduate of Le Cordon Bleu, Paris, she brought a piece of that world to India through her delectable desserts and a beautiful cafe. She has been featured in national dailies and is a regular in fashion and lifestyle glossies not just for her abilities in the kitchen, but also as a dynamic businesswoman and inspiration to women--she was selected by Forbes India for their 30 under 30 entrepreneurs list.
The menu at Le15 Pâtisserie has been praised in several prestigious publications-Indian and international-while Bollywood stars, sportspeople, corporate czars and politicians are regular clients. She loves coffee, chocolate and sepia-toned Instagrams, as much as coming up with new collaborations and business ideas to make Le 15 Pâtisserie a brand to reckon with.
There's a self-imposed ban on these recipes for me. Because the first time I made them I ate so many that I had to police myself. These are gorgeous, highly addictive and the perfect dessert to bake for that someone special. You will have them eating out of your hands, literally.