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6 August, 2016

Scones – workshop

Scones – workshop
Posted in : Events on by : voddy

It was an awesome two hours, well spent making three different types of scones. Same simple recipe was taken in to two directions; savoury and sweet.  For the sweet recipe, we added tea infused sultanas and for the savoury, it was a combination of buttermilk, cheese and chives. We also left the third recipe without
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5 August, 2016

Italian meringue

Italian meringue
Posted in : Spreads n Fillings on by : voddy
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Italian meringue has several uses in dessert world. It is the most versatile element when it comes to decorating cakes, mousses, tarts and other desserts. The fact that it can be piped in to any shape you like gives you space to be creative and make dessert plates look stunning. Also when burned using a
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22 July, 2016

Gingerbread cake

Gingerbread cake
Posted in : Cakes, Recipes on by : voddy
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If there is a cake that I’d like to make often it would be either a butter cake or this gingerbread cake. Gingerbread is intertwined with Christmas and that is why I like to bake this cake especially in the cold winter months. The warm smell of spices is really calming and helps light up
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17 June, 2016

Cheesecake and lemon curd surprice

Cheesecake and lemon curd surprice
Posted in : Cakes, Desserts, Recipes on by : voddy
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This is my version of Bombe Alaska for the winter. The burned meringue is hiding a creamy baked cheesecake and a generous layer of homemade lemon curd. This dessert trikes a perfect flavour balance between sweet and tangy with different textures ranging from fluffy to crunchy. The main element of this dessert is the cheesecake
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14 March, 2016

Lemon squares

Lemon squares
Posted in : Desserts on by : voddy
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Lemony desserts are one of my favourites to make and eat. They are sweet and tangy at the same time and something you can always dig in to irrespective of your mood. I always have a bucketful of lemons sitting on my counter top. I start the day with a warm glass of water with
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8 March, 2016

Rustic pear tart

Rustic pear tart
Posted in : Desserts, Pastry on by : voddy
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I always try to use the fruits that are in season. That way you get to use them in their best selves and they are cheaper too. I prefer eating fruits raw and I enjoy the different textures, colours and the sweet and tangy flavours. But it is always existing to make desserts with fresh
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28 February, 2016

Chocolate cake

Chocolate cake
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When chocolate cravings hit, there are no short cuts but to surrender and indulge yourself in some good quality chocolate cake. I find it is easier and assuring to whip up your favourite chocolate cake at the comfort of your own home than taking all the trouble to carry yourself to a café and (most
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