Recipe Type: Bakes & Desserts

Onion Pretzels

Onion Pretzels

Pretzels are surprisingly easy to make and these ones are even easier because, instead of the usual intricate shape, I just do knots. Laced with crispy onions and chives and then topped with a dusting of intense onion flavour, they are soft and yummy and super satisfying. Start by adding the flour to a large […]

Mango and Coconut Yoghurt Cake with German Buttercream

Mango and Coconut Yoghurt Cake with German Buttercream

These flavours are as traditional as they get for me. They’re the flavours I grew up with, though while mango was cooked in curries, dried or eaten in the sun under the shade of the tree, it was never put in a cake! The same went for coconut. If it wasn’t being eaten dry, it […]

Eclair Roll

Eclair Roll

This recipe is for anyone who loves éclairs, but wishes they took less time to make. Of course, you could simply buy one from the shop and, believe me, when I need my fix I often do, and gobble it up before the kids can lay eyes on it. But for those who prefer their […]

Spiced Biscotti with an Orange Syllabub Dip

Spiced Biscotti with an Orange Syllabub Dip

To make the biscotti Preheat the oven to 180°C/fan 160°C, and line two baking sheets with greaseproof paper or silicone pads. Put the flour, baking powder, mixed spice and sugar into a bowl, and mix. Now add the orange zest, currants, cranberries, macadamia nuts and pistachios and give everything a quick mix. Add the beaten […]

Cinnamon Palmiers

Cinnamon Palmiers

Roll out the puff pastry to a rectangle about 4 mm thick, then lightly brush the top of the pastry with the beaten egg. Combine the sugar and cinnamon in a bowl. Sprinkle the mixture across the entire surface of the pastry. With the short end of the rectangle facing you, roll both long ends […]

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I am a mamma and a maker.
I am a wife and a weigher of flour.
I am a builder of Lego and baker of cake.
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