Dessert

Summer Fruit Frangipane Tart

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Summer Fruit Frangipane Tart

Serves 6 – 8
Preparation: 5 minutes plus 30 minutes freezing
Cooking: up to 40 minutes

1 sheet (375g) ready–rolled butter puff pastry
100g blanched almonds
100g […]

Poached Pears with Caramel Sauce

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Poached Pears with Caramel Sauce

Serves: 4
Preparation: 5 minutes
Cooking: 15 minutes

2 cups (440g) sugar
2 cups (500ml) water
1 teaspoon vanilla bean paste
1 strip lemon rind
2 star anise
4 […]

Chocolate Pear Tarts with Sparkling Shiraz Sabayon

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Chocolate Pear Tarts with Sparkling Shiraz Sabayon

Serves: 4
Preparation: 5 minutes
Cooking: 10 mins poaching and 15 mins baking

2 cups water
1 cup (220g) sugar
2 ripe but firm […]

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 […]

Banana Caramel Sticky Pudding

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Banana Caramel Sticky Pudding

Makes 6
Preparation 15 minutes
Cooking 25 minutes

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

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

Makes 8
Preparation […]

Raspberries & Cream Shortcakes

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Raspberries & Cream Shortcakes

Makes 16
Preparation 15 minutes
Cooking 25 minutes

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

Chocolate Ganache Tart

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Chocolate Ganache Tart

Makes about 12 servings
Preparation 20 minutes + 20 minutes resting
Cooking 35 minutes

Pastry
1 tablespoon cocoa
1 tablespoon icing sugar
1 cup (150g) plain flour
100g cold unsalted […]

Celebratory Slablova

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Celebratory Slablova
Decorated with green and gold, this is perfect for Australia Day

Servings 8
Preparation 20 minutes
Cooking 1 ½ hours (plus standing time)

6 egg whites (it’s easier to […]