Personalised Alphabet Pavlova

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Personalised alphabet pavlova

Personalised Alphabet Pavlova Letters What could make your guests feel more special than a personalised alphabet pavlova with their own initial? Pimp up this easy summer dessert by spooning (or piping) the meringue into alphabet letter shapes before baking and serving.First make the meringue mixture using my foolproof ultimate chewy meringue recipe. This volume of mix made me 8 letters of … Read More

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Pimp up your Chocolate Cake with Homemade Chocolate Jazzies

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Homemade Jazzies

Homemade Chocolate Jazzies These homemade chocolate jazzies elevate a plain chocolate cake (if there is such a thing) into the big league.  They are very quick and easy to make – and create a bit of a wow impact for virtually no effort.  (Especially for bakers like me who can’t ice). If you use decent chocolate these are so much … Read More

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Prawn and Guacamole Nibbles

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Easy canapés #2

Prawn and Guacamole Nibbles Last week I shared my thai prawn soup New Years eve disaster.  Sadly these incidents are not rare in our house.  As a result, I have perfected a few throw them together nibble ideas to save the day.  These prawn and guacamole nibbles fit the bill perfectly. A canapé that can be made in 5 minutes and will have … Read More

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Brioche Pate Heart Nibbles

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Brioche pate heart nibbles

Brioche Pate Heart Nibbles Regular visitors to this blog may know that it was our families turn this year to host the Hogmanay (New Years Eve) party. For the starter that night I planned to make a thai fish soup that I had eaten at a friends house a month before.  The soup was made….but about 2 hours before guests arrived I tasted … Read More

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Spicy Ham and Egg Breakfast Casserole

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spicy eggs and ham in a skillet

Spicy Ham and Egg Breakfast Casserole We are huge fans of brunch here at Paint Sew Glue Chew Towers. Any excuse to break out the bacon….waffles….pancakes…. eggs you name it we are on it  (and maybe a little insight into why I’m not a size 8!!!). This breakfast casserole with spicy ham and eggs looks impressive, but is really easy … Read More

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