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Tag: quick desserts

Affogato

Affogato

I recently told you about my fab new coffee gadget, the Minipresso. Whilst playing with it and looking for recipes that would make a quality shot of espresso shine, I was reminded of the traditional Italian dessert of affogato. “Affogato” literally translates to “drowned” and […]

Blueberry & Almond Clafoutis

Blueberry & Almond Clafoutis

A clafoutis is a really versatile dessert, perfect for using up any leftover fruit lolling around at the bottom of the fridge. Most of the ingredients are those you are likely to have in your cupboard/fridge all the time so a clafoutis can be whipped […]

Coconut Rice Pudding

Coconut Rice Pudding

This is one of my go-to desserts for the slow cooker. It is so easy and yet so delicious you will want to make it again and again! I used my new Netherton Foundry slow cooker for this recipe again and was very impressed with […]

Indian-Inspired Bread and Butter Pudding

Indian-Inspired Bread and Butter Pudding

This week I bought myself another new toy! I do love a good slow cooker, so when I saw this one by Netherton Foundry, I could not resist! I already have 2 slow cookers, but this knocks the socks off them… It’s cast iron, so […]

Mojito Jelly

Mojito Jelly

We had some of Chris’s work colleagues and friends over last night for dinner. I fired up the wood-burning pizza oven and we had lovely, freshly cooked pizzas. Unfortunately, I was so engrossed in the cooking I completely forgot to take any pictures of the […]

Icey Lemon Meringue Surprise!

Icey Lemon Meringue Surprise!

Don’t you just hate those people who create recipes with the word ‘surprise’ in the title but no ACTUAL surprise in the dish? Yeah, me too! Well, this frozen yogurt has a real surprise up its sleeve. You see, it’s called lemon meringue surprise and […]