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Warm and spicy undertones of bitter orange marmalade and the slight edge of ginger paired well with the whiskey.
Povitica-Croatian Chocolate Walnut Bread made of sweet yeasted dough slathered generously with a delicious walnut/chocolate/vanilla filling.
What is life without inspiration? These Chocolate Quark Mousse Tarts in Almond Pastry were a result of one such inspiration!
A very unusual and addictive Vietnamese Coffee Ice Cream that uses just 4 simple ingredients. It's silky, velvety, deep and sensuous.
A refreshing and beautifully coloured low fat frozen treat. The addition of vanilla sugar and kirsch give it that special flavour.
A delicious, low cal ice cream. I love the depth of flavour that roasting fruit gets. Add a vanilla bean and it gets addictive.
My twist to the Pflaumenkuchen, with some ricotta added to it as topping.A dusting of castor or vanilla sugar & drizzle of cream completes the magic!
#pieformikey ... No peanut butter at home, so made an Upside Down Mango Quark Cheese Pie
A crisp base paired with a vanilla almond frangipane and sweetly tart plums! Ground oats in the pastry worked well
A cobbler where the sweet tartness of stone fruit paired with the nuttiness of the almond meal in the topping entices the palette.
This is a summer pastry for a country like ours. Light, crisp, versatile, delightful ... amazing pie!
Home made baklava, with home made phyllo pastry. Has to be the most delicious dessert I've made of late.
Black Sesame Macarons with Cherry Chocolate Ganache ... inspired baking
A simple, comforting, unassuming apple cake, delicious and moist, with the promise of old world charm.
A chocolate tart with a deeply luscious Nutella and chocolate filling, a vegetarian filling, which can be made ahead and is ADDICTIVE!
Try these delicious crumb bars! They are flexible, use stone fruit, have oats and are delicious!
Dessert for Mothers Day.No bake,make ahead & deeply divine - a Chocolate Marquise & vanilla Crème Chantilly with a balsamic cherry sauce.
Great Mothers Day cookies from Alice Medrich - her typical style, classic and comforting!
A light summer berry tart with a walnut shortbread crust, and a whipped strawberry curd cream to fill the crust!
We loved this cake! It's special because it is a layered cake, EGGLESS, no butter and still deeply decadent and 'chocolaty' moist!
A fast track version of Crème au chocolat which translates simply into my idea of an indulgent chocolate cream!
A natural and tantalizing sorbet to beat the heat; a fresh and exciting way to use summers bounty of strawberries and fresh mint.
One of my favourite fruit bakes ... Use fruit of the season,throw in chopped dry fruit, a sprinkling of fresh herbs...healthy & yum!
A sweet and savoury take on the DB challenge using the 'painted bread technique' that I recently discovered!
Keeping in mind the dieting diva I embarked on experimenting with an olive oil version of brownies. Healthy, fudgy, chocolaty and yummy
Inspired to use the egg yolks on hand resulted in these little tartlets. Dark chocolate, orange and walnut compliment each other beautifully!
I made these for MacTweets with Japan in mind-Matcha Japanese green tea & cherries for their beautiful cherry blossoms,referred to as 'sakura'.
Roasted Garlic Focaccia...It's simple, is ready to bake in a couple of hours, and the olive oil lavished on top gives it a beautiful crust.
A Srichacha style dipping sauce... vibrant, addictive & versatile!
A creamy, indulgent two toned panna cotta for Daring Bakers - Strawberry and Tangerine Quark Panna Cotta, served with buttery, addictive & by default, gluten free Oatmeal Florentines.
A same day recipe that makes you want to make these day after day! One bite into these beauties and we were transported to bagel heaven.
Mousse-a-cotta or panna-mousse served with black sesame macarons!
Ottolenghi Olive Oil Crackers.Toppings-sea salt,Tuscan dried herbs,minced garlic,pepper,sesame,poppy seeds.Serve with a roasted bell pepper dip & a tangy quark dip.
Granola that changed my life! How healthy can healthy get, and how delicious can healthy get? Try it for yourself.