Apricot Tart with Almond Frangipane

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Apricot Tart with Almond Frangipane

Apricot Tart with Almond Frangipane This apricot tart made with fruit almonds, sugar and pastry is from my armoury of “go to” easy puddings.  I’ve yet to meet someone who doesn’t love it, and even better can be whipped up in 15 minutes mainly from stuff you already have in your cupboards.    The sharpness of the apricots combines brilliantly with the crunchy … Read More

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Grapefruit Posset

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Grapefruit Posset

Grapefruit Posset One of my “go to” puddings when I only have 5 minutes to spare or a large crowd to feed is lemon posset.  But its become very samey, so I wanted to try a variation.  I don’t fancy orange posset, as I think it would be quite sickly (let me know if you’ve tried it), and lime possibly a … Read More

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Mint Chocolate Bark as Personalised Clock Mint Crisps

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Mint Chocolate Bark into Clock Mint Crisps

Mint Chocolate Bark into Clock Mint Crisps I made this mint chocolate bark into chocolate mint crisp clocks for our New Years Eve Party. Ingredients: This made around 10 chocolates for me. 100g of best quality dark chocolate with a high cocoa solid content  (Green and blacks is good) 5  Mint humbugs or any similar mint sweet.  Note.  For those that dont … Read More

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White Chocolate Shortbread Stars

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White Chocolate Shortbread Stars

White Chocolate Shortbread Stars These White Chocolate Shortbread Stars are fiendishly easy to make.   And in little mini shapes, are a perfect foil to a really rich pudding.  (Plus mini means a great excuse to eat lots of them!). These babies were part of my New Years Eve dinner party menu, to accompany chocolate espresso cups. Unfortunately too much alcohol … Read More

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