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Dulce De Leche & Banoffee Pie

Have whipped up some Dulce De Leche, will be creating a Yummy Banoffee Pie, using the Tart Case created with my Sweet Pastry Recipe here, so keep posted!


Sweet Pastry - Making Pie/Tart Cases

 Sweet Pastry made & rested

 I rested mine overnight (well over 2 nights actually!) & then I took it out of the fridge and left it on the bench for about an hour to warm up slightly.   714 more words


Sweet Pastry Recipe


I use this sweet pastry recipe for pies & tarts & in my opinion is foolproof.

Make it ahead so that it can rest overnight in the fridge before you use it. 291 more words

Lemon Curd (and what to do with it!)

I LOVE lemon desserts. Especially in summer. My pre-intolerance favourite dessert was a classic tarte au citron, and so I had to find an easy dairy-free version to make at home (traditionally, tarte au citron contains more of a custard than a curd- it is made using double cream). 649 more words

Dairy Free

What's more American then cherry pie?

Pitting cherries is a chore- right? Wrong! Especially when the result is cherry pie and the sweet cherries are so cheap as to be a give away. 453 more words


Mini Jam Tarts

A few weeks ago I made some apple pie with some of my signature sweet pastry. I had half of the pastry left over so I decided to make up my own simple recipe to use up any left over sweet pastry that you may have sitting in the fridge. 784 more words