Fat Tuesday: Desserts from Hofbrauhaus in Newport

Apple strudel
Apple strudel

(FOX19) - It's Fat Tuesday and here's a great way to indulge.

Chef Ashley Mills of Hofbrauhaus in Newport will be showing the following desserts on Tuesday's The Xtra.

Bavarian cream puff

A light and flaky pastry shell filled with rich Bavarian cream, served with chocolate sauce and powdered sugar.

Apple strudel

Hofbrauhaus' most famous dessert, its apple strudel is made with walnuts and raisins and topped with a white wine Sabayon sauce, caramel and whipped cream.

Chocolate layer cake

Layers of rich chocolate buttercream cake topped with whipped cream and a Maraschino cherry.

Black forest cake

A Hofbrauhaus signature Bavarian dish made with traditional black forest and sweet cream layer cake, featuring sour cherries and Kirschwasser (a colorless cherry flavored liqueur).

The restaurant hosts a Fat Tuesday celebration at 6 p.m. Tuesday.

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