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Strawberry pavlova with vanilla cream and a strawberry glaze

Anne Widdecombe’s choice for Food Heaven on this week’s BBC Saturday Kitchen! This isn’t just any strawberry pavolva, order this one is topped with a sticky strawberry glaze and drizzled with caramel for a fancy finish. What you need: For … Continue reading

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Fresh mint truffles

This recipe is from Dan Lepard’s edible Christmas gift recipes in The Guardian last week. Why not make them as a treat for yourself or as a gift! The combination of fresh mint and mint extract in these truffles brings a much … Continue reading

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Marshmallows

Recipe of the month for August 2011 Makes about 20 depending on size What you’ll need: 8 gelatine leaves (I use Supercook) 1 x 140g jar of liquid glucose 400 g caster sugar 1/4 tsp sea salt 1 tsp rosewater, … Continue reading

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Strawberry, rose and pistachio Pavlova

Strawberry, medicine rose and pistachio Pavlova Serves 6 Takes 20 minutes plus 1 1/2 hours cooking   You’ll need: 3 egg whites ¼ tsp cream of tartar 175 g caster sugar 15 g pistachios, doctor finely chopped about 1 tbsp … Continue reading

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Hot Cross Bun, Chocolate & Rum Pudding

Hot Cross Bun, Chocolate & Rum Pudding This is a rather lovely chocolate pudding recipe by Lotte Duncan of Lotte’s Country Kitchen – designed for an Aga, I believe, but works fine in a conventional oven. Perfect for Easter but … Continue reading

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