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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.
Nutella and strawberries offer quintessential seductive pairing. Crisp buttery pastry, slightly tart strawberries and luxuriant chocolate cream ... Indulgent!!
Daring Bakers challenge done in 2 hues - Strawberry Bavarian Mousse with Chocolate Cream, and Espresso Panna Cotta with Chocolate Cream.
Vintage pots and pans from a bygone era ... from a little shop in New Delhi
Savoury Pastry Puffs - A heart warming combination of chicken,sautéed mushrooms & roasted bell peppers,creamy homemade quark & mozzarella.
The Chocolate Orange Almond Gateau is wonderful and moist, with a beautiful balance of flavors. Orange, almond and chocolate hang in delicate harmony, each complimenting the other, no overpowering flavors here.
A Strawberry & Vanilla Macaron trifle, the perfect way to end our Christmas Eve dinner. A Donna Hay winner!
Christmas Fruit Cake with a twist. Garam masala adds deep warm winter flavours that mingle with the fruit ever so deliciously, you'll wonder what kept you away so long.
Toasted Walnut Linzer Cookies with Strawberry Filling - holiday festive fun. The basic cookie is a great one too ,quite like a nutty crisp shortbread on its own.