Sweet treats

Mille Feuille
Recipes, Sweet treats

Mille Feuille

These Mille Feuille are real little showstoppers. They are easy enough to make but the trick is to keep the puff pastry as cold as possible or to save a bit of time, just buy the pre made pastry. These are a perfect treat at the weekends, well I am […]

Chocolate fondant
Recipes, Sweet treats

Chocolate fondant

This chocolate fondant is perfect for sharing while relaxing over the weekend. The trick is not to overbake it so that it has a googy centre. Vanilla ice cream is perfect with this, the combo of hot and cold works perfectly. This always finishes the chocolate cravings, its so rich […]

Cinnamon bun
Recipes, Sweet treats

Cinnamon heart buns

These cinnamon heart buns are a perfect treat for Valentines Day. They are light and sweet and heart shaped…well as heart shaped as I could shape them! They are a perfect treat to share with that someone special in your life or just for yourself. The bitterness of the lemon […]

Beetroot brownies
Recipes, Sweet treats

Beetroot brownies

These beetroot brownies is the best of both worlds, a sweet treat which includes some nutritional value. The beetroot blends in perfectly with the dark chocolate and still tastes delicious. I love gooey brownies and the beetroot in these brownies really helps keep them moist. Serve with ice cream or […]

Lime pie
Recipes, Sweet treats

Lime pie

This week my posts will be focusing on sweet treats which incorporates more fruit/veg than the classic versions.  One of these sweet treats is this Lime pie which instead of a biscuit base has an alternative version which contains dates and walnuts. I prefer this version since it is less […]

Mince puffs
Recipes, Sweet treats

Mince puffs

Its that time of year when we are all munching on Mince pies nom nom….Although in these mince puffs I added a bit of rum and it just brings them to another level. It’s not too overpowering but just adds a depth to the flavouring. These puffs are a bit […]