Month: January 2006

  • Lemon honey

    This is my Grandma’s recipe and it makes for a really delicious addition to desserts. Ingredients 2 lemons, rind and juice 1 cup sugar 50g butter 2 eggs (beaten) Directions Place all ingredients in a saucepan and cook over a low heat until the mixture simmers. Continue cooking for a few more minutes, constantly stirring. […]

  • Chocolate berry dessert

    Ingredients 125g light cream cheese, softened 150g white, dark or milk Toblerone chocolate, melted 2 egg whites, beaten to soft peaks 300g berries (fresh or frozen and defrosted) Directions Beat the cream cheese until smooth and fold through melted chocolate. Fold beaten egg white into chocolate mixture and spoon into small glasses in alternating layers […]

  • Monkey bread

    Ingredients 85ml milk 50ml water 10g sugar 10g yeast 1 egg 30g butter, melted and cooled 310g bread flour 1 tsp salt Butter mix 80g butter 45g sesame seeds 2 cloves garlic 1 tbs chopped fresh coriander or parsley 2 red chillies, chopped and seeded 1/2 tsp salt Directions Preheat oven to 170C. Put milk, […]

  • Chocolate chip cookies

    This is the best recipe ever for chocolate chip cookies. Sometimes I use dark and milk chocolate bits for this recipe… and sometimes I add a bit extra for good luck. They are just so good! Ingredients 1  1 cup butter 1 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup white sugar 2 eggs 3 tsp vanilla 2 […]

  • Carrot cake

    I sometimes double the spices in this recipe because I enjoy the flavour but it is up to you. Ingredients 2 cups brown sugar 2 cups flour 1 tsp salt 2 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp ground ginger 1 tsp nutmeg 1 tsp baking powder 1 1/2 cups vegetable oil 4 eggs 3 cups grated carrot […]