Tia Maria Mud Cake
Feb16
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Ginger Mint Cheesecake
Jan04
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Mixed Berry Coulis
Jan01
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Amy’s Pineapple Tart
Oct16
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Brandy Snaps

If you dare to devour this much sugar, the Brandy Snap makes a great partner to good coffee or use it to decorate a dessert. INGREDIENTS 2 tblspns golden syrup 2 oz butter 1/3 cup brown sugar ½ cup plain flour 2 tspns ground ginger pinch salt METHOD Place syrup, butter & brown sugar in saucepan stir over low heat till butter is melted sift flour, ginger & salt into bowl stir in butter mixture drop small teaspoonfuls onto...

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Pie Crusts

Biscuit Crumb Pie Shell, Coconut Pie Shell and Sweet Short Crust. These are 3 basic pie crust recipes that will help you with your dessert baking. Perfect these and you can create an unlimited amount of variations. Biscuit Crumb Pie Shell This standard biscuit base can be used for cheesecakes, caramel slice or a range of other sweets INGREDIENTS 2 cups sweet biscuit crumbs 4 oz butter 1 tsp cinnamon METHOD melt butter, stir in crumbs...

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Apricot Cheesecake
May31
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Traditional Fruit Puddings
Jan31
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Chocolate Teardrop

Chocolate makes an excellent bowl, or in this case walls, for holding desserts like mousse or fruit. This video is from a recent chocolate class and shows how to create this master piece. As the name suggests, we’re making a tear drop shape which will be closed in a full loop, but without a top or bottom. Watch the demo and follow the instructions below for an impressive dessert. Cut a strip of transparent film (the kind used at...

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Chocolate and Ginger Pudding
Jun30
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Mango Strudel

I hated strudel when I was a kid. I never understood why anyone would want to have fruit for a dessert when there was icecream and chocolate to choose from. But this was a regular summer dish on the restaurant menu and it was more popular than you could imagine! INGREDIENTS 2 large ripe mangoes, peeled and sliced 25 grams shredded coconut 100 grams flaked almonds ½ cup fresh white breadcrumbs 25 grams castor sugar (fine white sugar) 1...

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