Desserts


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Ingredients 1 cup biscuit crumbs 1/4 cup finely chopped walnuts 3 tbs brown sugar 1 tbs cinnamon 1 tsp nutmeg 5 tbs butter, melted 2 cups cream cheese, softened 1 cup white sugar 1 cup sour cream 1 cup heavy cream 3 tbs flour 1 tbs vanilla 3 eggs Directions Preheat oven to 180C. Combine first group of ingredients in a bowl and press into the bottom of a 25cm cake tin (with removable sides). Bake for 10 minutes and then set aside to cool. Meanwhile, beat cream cheese and sugar. Add sour cream and heavy cream, then flour and...

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This is delicious over a baked cheesecake, poured over a pavlova, or served over ice cream. Ingredients 1 cup water 2 cups white sugar 1 cup passionfruit juice of 2 lemons Directions Boil water and sugar in a saucepan over medium heat for 5 minutes. Add passionfruit and lemon juice and boil for a further 3 minutes. Remove from heat and allow to cool, then pour into sterilised bottles. …


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This can be made a day ahead and kept in the fridge until needed. Beautiful served just out of the oven with a bit of cream or icecream. Ingredients 150g chopped dark chocolate (the best you can afford) 3 egg yolks 3 tbs caster sugar 2 tbs very hot water 1 tbs brandy 3 egg whites Directions Melt chocolate in a heat proof bowl set over a saucepan of hot water. Meanwhile, beat egg yolks and caster sugar until frothy. Remove chocolate from heat and mix egg yolks into chocolate and then beat in water and brandy. Whisk egg whites...

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I came up with this idea last night and although it is pretty simple, it was really delicious. I haven’t mastered making perfect little pastry cups though, guess that comes with practice! Ingredients shortcrust pastry (use the bought stuff) cream or chocolate sauce or yoghurt strawberries or fruit salad or mango or tinned fruits lemon honey or jam Directions Preheat oven to 200C and spray a muffin tin with oil. Cut the pastry sheet into 4 and then place each piece in the muffin tin. Press down and trim off the excess. Using a fork, make holes in the base...

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In the mornings, I place my oats and milk in the microwave with dried apple and cook for the suggested time (obviously depends on the type of your oats!) and then drizzle with honey. The apple plumps up in the warm milk and tastes just delicious. I would imagine that you could use any dried fruit – it’s a really delicious breakfast!!!



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