Tag Archives: Baking

Super Simple Dessert: Grape Tart

Just 3 ingredients, plus your favourite ice cream. I bought a big bag of grapes last week because they were a bargain at only $3 for a kilo. However we hadn’t managed to eat them all and some were starting … Continue reading

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Choc Chip Cookie Dough Cheesecakes

Full of choc chip cookie goodness. I haven’t made a baked cheesecake recipe in quite a while. This version is very easy to make and, because of the small size, they don’t take long to cook. I love the creamy … Continue reading

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Chocolate and Beetroot Cake

This is the best thing to come out of my vegetable patch. I’ve grown beetroots for the last few years, and until now I think my favourite dish has been this beetroot pasta. However, their addition into this chocolate cake has … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter and Jelly Brownies

A great combination of classic American flavours. I’ve had a packet of brownie mix in my pantry for a while so I decided to do something a bit different with it. In the past I’ve made plenty of chocolate chip brownies, … Continue reading

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Super Lemon Muffins

Light, fluffy and so good. If you love lemon then these are the muffins for you. The batter has a hint of lemon flavour, but then you get a big zingy hit from the dollop of lemon curd hidden right … Continue reading

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Blueberry Slice with Simple Coconut Frosting

Big juicy blueberries. This slice is perfect to bake for a crowd as you can cut it into small bite-sized pieces without any trouble. Everybody will get a good amount of the delicious coconut frosting, and they might even get a whole … Continue reading

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Cheat’s Cinnamon Scroll Pastries

Don’t go to a bakery to buy pastries for brunch. I love classic cinnamon rolls but rarely have time to make them. However this recipe is so quick that these will become a regular weekend menu item. The resulting scrolls … Continue reading

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Two Cheese and Spinach Pull Apart Bread

Impress your guests with this. I promise you that this is a lot easier to make than it looks. The dough is simple, with minimum proving time, and you will quickly get the hang of creating the ‘flower petal’ effect. This recipe … Continue reading

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Bacon, Cheese and Chive Cupcakes

If you don’t have a sweet tooth, these are the cupcakes for you. I’m usually a savoury snack person so I absolutely love these. The combination of the bacon, cheese and chives within the cupcakes is perfect, and the cream … Continue reading

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Make Your Own: Choc Peanut Butter Cups

These might not look fancy but they are delicious! I made these today and we ate half the batch within 10 minutes of the above photo being taken. They really are very more-ish. Other plus points are that you only need two … Continue reading

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