Tag: pastry

Mince Pie Brownies

Mince Pie Brownies

Take your festive brownie game to the next level with these decadent dark chocolate brownies spiked with boozy mincemeat and a hidden shortcrust pastry bottom. Feeling festive I don’t know about you but I am definitely getting into the Christmas spirit. One of the best…

Apple, Pecan and Bourbon Pie

Apple, Pecan and Bourbon Pie

In this post we’re taking the humble apple pie to the next level, spiking the sticky sauce with bourbon, maple syrup, pecan and raisins. Scroll down to get the recipe! The humble apple pie The apple pie has been around for YEARS! With written recipes in…

2 Ingredient Nutella Palmiers

2 Ingredient Nutella Palmiers

Who knew that these adorable pastries require just two store cupboard staples to make! Read on to find out just how easy it is to make these 2 Ingredient Nutella Palmiers! Easy as Sunday morning I often have grand ideas at the weekend that I’ll…

Festive Beef Wellington

Festive Beef Wellington

Give the turkey a rest this Christmas and cook this Festive Beef Wellington instead. It can easily be prepared in advance and is a real crowd pleaser. Read on to find the recipe. I have never felt more intimidated cooking a dish than I have…

Samosa Pie

Samosa Pie

For some reason I’m finding it quite hard to focus at the minute. I don’t know if everyone has days, weeks or even months like this, but right now I feel like every time I start one task I need to start something new. It’s…

Profiterole Celebration Cake

Profiterole Celebration Cake

Profiterole Celebration Cake – as featured on BBC1’s A Great British Bake Off’s An Extra Slice! Profiteroles…on a cake… Today I’m sharing this Profiterole Celebration Cake which I made for my friend Maria’s birthday this week. When we started work over a year ago now I…

How to Cook the Perfect Pecan Pie

How to Cook the Perfect Pecan Pie

Pecan Pie can be a tricky dessert to get right! Get my fool proof recipe below. Family feasts When my sister and I moved away from home, we were keen to start inviting the family over for a big feast. For years my Dad had slaved away…

Mushroom and Walnut Tart

Mushroom and Walnut Tart

The first time I posted this recipe it was a BIG hit. I had loads of new visitors to the site and some were even kind enough to leave a comment when they stopped by. I think the post owes its success to just one…

Rhubarb and Ginger Pie

Rhubarb and Ginger Pie

My Rhubarb and Ginger Pie brings together the age old combination of sweet and sour as the soft rhubarb and ginger filling is encased in a sticky syrup and sweet pastry crust. And what’s more…it’s in season! I hadn’t really discovered rhubarb until a year…

Christmas Buffet – Spinach and Ricotta Pie

Christmas Buffet – Spinach and Ricotta Pie

Just a few days ago I shared with you my Christmas Canapés! They went down a treat at our first Christmas party, but I’m sure you’ll all agree a few blinis won’t fill anyone up. As my family has gotten older and all of the…