Tag Archives: Baking

Simple Savoury Shortbread Biscuits

These melt in your mouth. These probably aren’t technically ‘shortbread’ biscuits as the ratio of the ingredients doesn’t match the traditional method, but my husband certainly thought the texture was similar. Who am I to argue? :-) If you are looking for … Continue reading

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Smoked Salmon and Spinach Roll

This is much easier to make than it looks. This deliciously light roll is best made a day in advance, meaning it is perfect for the holiday season. It will easily feed 8 people as an appetiser or, if you are … Continue reading

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Party Food: Turkey, Cranberry and Stuffing Sausage Rolls

The taste of Christmas dinner in one bite. These are really easy to make and, because of their size, you get a lot of tasty food from not a lot in the way of ingredients. The turkey and stuffing give you all the … Continue reading

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Candy Cane and White Chocolate Cookies

Christmas is on the way. These cookies are soft and slightly chewy with a good hint of mint from the candy canes matching perfectly with chunks of white chocolate. They are a great way to use any excess candy canes, especially if … Continue reading

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Zucchini and Red Chilli Muffins

Just a little bit of spice. Firstly I want to apologise for not posting on Sunday as usual – we had an 8 hour power cut so that wasn’t exactly helpful! Anyway, I did manage to cook up these delicious … Continue reading

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Carrot Cake Cookies

Cake in cookie form. The carrot cake that I made a few weeks ago was pretty popular with you all out there :-), so when I saw these cookies in the November issue of Recipes+ magazine I thought I would … Continue reading

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Cheat’s Croissants with Snickers

Three ingredients will give you delicious breakfast or brunch. Making these little beauties is so easy, and they really do only have three ingredients. Pastry, butter and Snickers chocolate bars :-) With Halloween fast approaching, these would be a great way … Continue reading

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Giant Mint Choc Chip Cookies

Yum. Mint isn’t one of my favourite flavours but when I made these cookies I remembered how much I like the combination of mint and chocolate. They are actually quite refreshing to eat, which is an odd thing to say … Continue reading

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Super Moist Carrot Cake

Super moist and super delicious. This is one of my favourite bake-from-scratch cakes. I love it because it is easy to make and tastes amazing. It is so good that I don’t really think it needs decorating, even though I smoothered … Continue reading

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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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