Baking

Little Festive Summer Stone Fruit and Ricotta Cakes

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Little Festive Summer Stone Fruit and Ricotta Cakes

Sweet new season stone fruit and tart craisins combine beautifully in these healthy little cakes.  The addition of […]

Warm Spiced Apple and Custard Crumble

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Warm Spiced Apple and Custard Crumble

Serves: 4-6
Preparation: 30 minutes
Cooking: 35 minutes

Ingredients

Custard
4 egg yolks
2 tablespoons caster sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla bean paste
2 teaspoons cornflour
½ cup (125ml) milk
½ […]

Banana Caramel Sticky Pudding

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Banana Caramel Sticky Pudding

Makes: 6
Preparation: 15 minutes
Cooking: 25 minutes

Ingredients

100g butter
¼ cup (55g) brown sugar
1 tablespoon golden syrup
2 eggs
1 cup ( 150g) self-raising flour
1 large banana, […]

Beef and Red Wine Pies

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Beef and Red Wine Pies

I have adapted a French technique of hot marinating the meat in these beef and red wine pies. The flavour in […]

Mediterranean Vegetable Pie

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Mediterranean Vegetable Pie

Serves: 4-6
Preparation: 40 minutes
Cooking: 40 minutes

Ingredients

1 red capsicum
1 green or yellow capsicum
1 small eggplant
1 medium zucchini
2 eschallots, peeled
1 small head garlic, separated into […]

Caramelised Pear Scones

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Caramelised Pear Scones

Makes: 12
Preparation: 15 minutes
Cooking: 20 minutes

Ingredients

2 small firm pears e.g. Corella, Josephine or Beurre Bosc
4 cups (600g) self-raising flour
Pinch sea salt
1 cup (250ml) […]

Lamingtini Cocktail

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Lamingtini Cocktail

Serves: 2
Preparation: 5 minutes

Dip the rim of the cocktail glasses in melted chocolate, then dip one half of the glass rim in desiccated coconut.

Ingredients

65 […]

Spiced Orange Cakes

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Spiced Orange Cakes

Whole orange cake with spiced orange blossom syrup, pistachios and rose petals – baked in mini loaf tins, topped with pistachios and rose […]

Caramel Ice-Cream Biscuits

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Caramel Ice-Cream Biscuits

This is my version of a South American biscuit called Alfajores filled with dulce de leche (caramel) ice-cream rolled in sugar and spice […]

Raspberries & Cream Shortcakes

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Raspberries & Cream Shortcakes

Makes: 16
Preparation: 15 minutes
Cooking: 25 minutes

Ingredients

125g butter
½ cup (110g) caster sugar
1 egg
1½ cups (225g) self-raising flour
½ teaspoon sea salt flakes
1 tablespoon coffee […]