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Chocolate and Salted Caramel Tart

Last week I promised to make a dessert for dinner at a friend’s house. Continuing with the theme of combining chocolate and salted caramel (not oats…) I decided to make a tart, inspired by millionaire shortbread. 679 more words

Balancing Life

Easy Chocolate Mini-Tarts with Homemade Peanut Brittle

I torture DJ SnuggleMonster with desserts. He really doesn’t have a sweet tooth but I love to bake, so he has to partake in the confectionaries. 1,081 more words


Tea and Baklava

Tea and Baklava( is a rich, sweet pastry)in Iran, a drier version of baklava is cooked and presented in smaller diamond-shaped cuts flavored with rose water. 42 more words

Iran Guide And Tips

Tarts (Two ways)

I started with a tart. Well really I started with sweet pastry and two types of tart shape and filling. I’m familiar with pastry and I know that pastry values its personal space; it likes to be touched as little as possible. 309 more words

New Endeavours

Frangipane Three Ways

So in continuation of my previous post, and the pastry theme, I thought I’d write up a few frangipane-orientated recipes.¬†This creamy, nutty filling¬†is a wonderful mixture to fill your pastry with; it has such a beautifully delicate flavour which marries perfectly with a handful of store cupboard ingredients. 785 more words


Pastry: Short and Sweet

I can’t actually believe how long it’s been since my previous post. Man, where has the summer gone?! I wish I could say I’ve spent the past few months abroad, on an exciting and exotic trip, with no time to blog; sadly that’s not the case. 1,199 more words


Bye Bye Berry Pie

A big berry pie – or rather tart – seems an appropriate finale to the main berry season. Well, almost finale, if you want to be precise. 914 more words