As the nights grow longer and the countdown to the festive season starts in earnest, The Delicious Dessert Company is adding a touch of decadence and a sprinkle of Christmas fun to its product range. The Blonde Chocolate Éclairs will be on the shelves in Tesco on October 23rd and The Naughty But Nice Yum Yums on 25th October.
Available in 446 Tesco stores, the Blonde Chocolate Éclairs featuring perfectly risen choux pastry filled with a decadent caramel sauce and fluffy rich cream. Each of these sweet treats is hand-finished with a luscious blonde chocolate fondant and intricately piped decorative lacing. Packaged for a cheeky on-the-go treat or a luxurious after-dinner dessert.
And this year, even Father Christmas is taking note - the Naughty But Nice Yum Yums is a uniquely original treat with a succulent strawberry fondant. They are hand finished with festive green lacing and a sprinkling of white chocolate stars. The Yum Yums will be available in 415 Tesco stores from Wednesday.
Both the éclair and Yum Yums have interesting historical stories – the éclair originates from Lyon, France where it was created by one of the country’s first celebrity chefs in the 19th Century. The Yum Yum, on the other hand, is thought to have originated in Holland was often eaten as a treat around Christmas time.
Claire Smith. Head of Insight at The Delicious Dessert Company commented: “Christmas is often associated with treating ourselves to something special. It has been a challenging year for most people, and it is nice to sometimes indulge in something that makes us happy. We are delighted that our éclair range has been so well received in stores and we are excited to be expanding our product range to include the Blonde Chocolate Éclair and Yum Yums to our range at Tesco”.