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Hélène

Hélène The famous dessert was created around 1864 in Paris by Auguste Escoffier and named after the operetta “La belle Hélène” by Jacques Offenbach… After the story, inspired by Greek mythology, the three goddesses, Hera, Athena and Aphrodite, competed for the title of the most […]

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