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Bramble Berry Crumble Slice

The blogs I follow cover a vast range of genres. Posts about food, fashion and photography, creative writing and political satire, gardening, arts and handcrafts, social history and photography arrive on a daily basis from every corner of the globe into my WordPress reader. 537 more words


Vanilla and Cinnamon Flecked Rhubarb Cake (and a birthday!)

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 It’s my blog’s birthday! Happy birthday blog :) I’m actually half a week late because I completely forgot what month it was I started, but it’s the thought that counts right? 852 more words


Meyer Lemon and Mango Sorbet

Sometimes you just need a little mango in your life.  It is spring, and the markets are starting to carry all the different produce that just make you want to have a picnic, or open your windows and let that spring air come through.  393 more words

Fruit Desserts

"The New Book of Middle Eastern Food" - Rose Scented Rice Pudding

I couldn’t resist making another recipe from Claudia Roden’s “The New Book of Middle Eastern Food” to contribute to the Cookbook Guru.

AA Milne’s Mary Jane threw a tantrum when rice pudding was served for dinner again and again, however rice pudding is my ultimate comfort food. 266 more words


Pineapple Upside Down Cake

The first thing a lot of people learn about making anything with batter is to not over mix it. Unfortunately, that’s all a lot of folks ever learn and there’s certainly more to know when making a great cake. 705 more words


Hazelnut, Orange and Cinnamon Quince Crumble

Orange and cinnamon are the perfect complement to the heady perfumed flavour of quince. It’s temping to add cinnamon sticks, orange zest and vanilla beans to the quince poaching liquor, but when I’m cooking a large batch of quinces, adding these aromatics limits the dishes I can make afterward, so I cook my… 198 more words


Coconut Pineapple Layer Cake

I guess you could call this a pina colada cake or a pineapple coconut layer cake, yellow cake, pineapple filling and a coconut whipped cream frosting generously covered in flaked coconut. 464 more words