All About DessertsOctober 11, 2021
Desserts are the last course to be served at a formal dinner. It is typically a light sweet meal that usually consists of fruit, especially watermelon, that is enjoyed with tea or coffee. Desserts are considered to be part of desserts, which means that they are meant to be enjoyed after dessert. Desserts can also be referred to as the last course to the main course. It is not an easy task to organize all the desserts at a reception and many times it requires professional help to prepare the dessert course.
Desserts have been in existence for thousands of years. Desserts are not only found in the developing countries, but they are also present in the developed countries like USA and the UK. Desserts are a kind of light meals that can be enjoyed by everyone. The word “dessert” itself denotes that the dish is meant to be eaten in between meals. Many a time, fruits are the main ingredients for these light-course desserts.
Desserts are of two types: solid and liquid. Desserts like ice cream, cakes, custards, pies, cookies, chocolate, coffee-cakes, ice cream sodas, donuts and pastries are examples of the solid type of dessert. Desserts like candied apples, banana splits, chocolate covered strawberries and marmalade are examples of the liquid type of dessert. Desserts can either be sweetened or not, depending on individual’s preference. Desserts that are not sweetened usually contain honey, nuts, raisins, cinnamon, vanilla, fruits, honey and sugar.
Bubble tea is one of the best-known sweet desserts that can be enjoyed in all occasions. It is a mixture of fruits like lemon, bananas, dates and milk. A good cup of bubble tea is made from steamed milk, sugar, lemon and rose hip. This delicacy was first originated in Japan and China and now it is enjoyed all over the world.
Desserts are usually low in fat content, but are high in sugar, thus having a detrimental effect on health. However, this should not discourage one from consuming desserts, as they are very popular amongst people. One needs to be careful while selecting desserts, as it is usually a mixture of several items like fruit, sugar, milk, nuts, dried fruits. For example, cake, muffin, pie, custard, cookie and scone are some of the common forms of desserts available.
The demand for sweet desserts has increased so much, that many countries have their own versions of these delicious snacks. Sweets are available in many countries, but there are different types available depending on the diet and region. In India, desserts are prepared with rice, whereas in America they are usually white. In many countries, chocolate is used for desserts. There are several types of sweets and it varies according to the culture, region and religious beliefs. Sweets are available in stores or can be bought online.