Are Plush Puffs Just A Bunch Of Fluff?
A few weeks ago I was contacted by the good people at Plush Puffs about test driving, so to speak, their new product. Of course I said sure and they sent a sample of three different flavors: Vanilla Bean, Caramel Swirl and Chocolate Chipetta. So what did I think?
Vanilla Bean: Magical! An absolute delight straight out of the box. The vanilla bean flavor is robust and exotic.
Caramel Swirl: A bit of a disappointment. The caramel looked pretty but had no flavor. It tasted like a really good marshmallow but little else.
Chocolate Chipetta: OMG! The crunch of the tiny chips against the cloud-like texture of the puff is exactly what I look for in a dessert. I’d rather eat two or three of these little puffs than the best chocolate cake on earth. Of course I’m not a big dessert guy.
These puffs are a great innovation. I can only imagine what they would do to smores or hot cocoa. Here’s what famed pastry chef Warren Brown had to say about them on his show Sugar Rush: