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Dessert

Griddled peaches and Earl Grey ice cream

Griddled peaches and Earl Grey ice cream

This dish was inspired by last years Masterchef Australia, where I believe it featured in one of the invention tests. I liked the idea of combining sweet, warm toasted peaches with the subtle flavour of the Earl Grey ice cream. Granola provides some crunch to […]

Rhubarb and orange cake

Rhubarb and orange cake

I love rhubarb and ginger crumble but sometimes it can be a bit boring and that’s where this recipe steps in. Originally a Waitrose recipe, first published in 2006, it also made an appearance on Masterchef, in 2009, when Rachel Thompson, a quarter finalist, made it. […]

Crumble

Crumble

The fruit that arrives with my veg box very rarely makes it to the fruit bowl or fridge as it is normally eaten within an hour of being delivered. This week I was determined to make better use of it and to put my independent […]

Pimms summer jelly

Pimms summer jelly

What does summer mean to you? For me it’s holidays, leisurely  evenings eating food outside on the patio, an abundance of tasty summer fruit, fresh salads, Pimms and Wimbledon. I wondered how I could encapsulate all of this into a dessert and the idea  of […]