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Dessert

  • Traditional South African Malva Pudding

    Malva Pudding – South African Dessert

    This dessert says “South African” like no other and is comfort food at its very best.    Every  South African cook has a variation of this pudding in at least one of their cookbooks.…

  • Lemon curd mascarpone mousse

    Lemon Curd Mascarpone Mousse

    This is a quick last minute dessert which takes minutes to put together and yet looks like you have been working at it for hours.  I served it with my gluten-free almond tuiles…

  • Rice pudding and rosewater strawberries

    Strawberry and Rose Rice Pudding

    If you are feeling adventurous get yourself a bottle of delicious aromatic Rosewater – it gives beautiful subtle flavours to cocktails, iced teas, delicate desserts, like panna cotta and my all time favourite Strawberry and…

  • Easy no bake Chocolate Nut Raspberry fridge Cake

    When I tell you this deliciously rich, no bake Chocolate nut and raspberry fridge cake is the ultimate treat, and super easy to make,  I really mean it. Plus as an added bonus it…

  • Rice pudding and white peach compote

    Rice Pudding with poached White Peaches

    Rice pudding, whether eaten hot or cold is an old fashioned comforting dessert that is perfect for young and old.  Add a white peach compote to it to bring in another delicate element.…

  • Creme Brulee

    Crème Brûlée a Classic Dessert

    Crème Brûlée is a classic dessert that never disappoints, and is one of my favourite old recipes that has stood the test of time.  It’s a symphony of sweet, creamy perfection and…

  • Chocolate ice cream

    Lactose free Chocolate Ice Cream

     Lactose free ice cream made with coconut cream tastes almost better than the real thing.  Admit when you look at this delicious soft creamy ice cream,  you just want to eat it now…

  • Lemon and Lime and Rosewater Eclairs

    Lemon and Lime & Rosewater Eclairs

    Don’t be hard on yourself  at the beginning of a new year.  We all plan on starting some fantastic diet on the 1st of January because we have put on an extra pound…

  • Apple Crumble

    Apple Picking and Lee’s Apple Crumble

    We had booked a quiet weekend away at Big Bear Lake, a few hours away from Brendon and Kelly’s home.  Paxton was a few months old and we thought a cottage on the lake…