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Quince Tart: Free-form Style

It’s winter in the Southern Hemisphere, and in Sydney we’re experiencing a really crisp winter, which I love, as I’m a fan of the cold weather. 356 more words

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Ottolenghi Strawberry and Vanilla Mini-Cakes

I love little cakes, and I’m always keen to find recipes for something other than cupcakes.

Yotam Ottolenghi in his lovely book Sweet, written with another great cook Helen Goh, has a number of recipes for all kinds of little cakes. 478 more words

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Jamie's Smoothie Pancakes with Berries, Banana, Yoghurt and Nuts

PANCAKES! Always a great breakfast option, unless it’s hotcakes, waffles or crumpets! I really love a home made version of any one of these griddle cooked goods. 218 more words

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Recipe: Blueberries and apricots strudel

Hello everybody!

One of the most common deserts in Slovenia in Apple strudel. I remember when I was little, my mum had made it all the time. 396 more words


Mandarin Hazelnut Cake

Everyone loves the famous Orange Almond Cake, Claudia Roden’s recipe from her book A New Book of Middle Eastern Food. 

It’s gluten and dairy free, and that is why in Australia it’s the staple of many cafes and restaurants,  although I would hazard a guess that not many people would know of its origin! 410 more words

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Butterscotch White Chocolate Brownies

These brownies are based on a recipe from a new favourite of mine, “The Fannie Farmer Cookbook”, the  classic American cookbook updated by Marion Cunningham. The link to buying the book is… 203 more words

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Orange Pistachio Cake

Recently I was at lunch at a friend’s – the energetic Mrs B! She made a beautiful lunch, the piece de resistance of which was a gorgeous orange and pistachio cake, based on a recipe from Philippa Grogran’s and Richard Cornish’s wonderful book Phillippa’s Home Baking. 424 more words

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