Roasted Pineapple with Yoghurt Ice Cream, Fennel Foam, Pineapple Crisps and Nut Crunch

If you would like to impress your friends with a dessert, this is an easy, yet delicious and impressive dessert to use.  Like most fine dining desserts these days there are several components, however each component is easy to do.  When they come together they really do compliment each other.  My husband says that this … More Roasted Pineapple with Yoghurt Ice Cream, Fennel Foam, Pineapple Crisps and Nut Crunch

Chocolate Mousse

We had friends round for dinner on a Monday but I didn’t have any time to make a complicated dessert with work that day, so I reached for my trusted Chocolate Mousse recipe.   This is super easy and creamy.  The recipe is slightly different to most chocolate mousse recipes because it uses egg yolks instead of egg … More Chocolate Mousse

Christmas Cake

I have just made my Fruit Cakes for this Christmas and updated my recipe which you can get here. This year, I added a tin of water to the bottom of the oven when cooking the cake, and it has really made a difference.  Does this cake not look like a thing of beauty?!! If you haven’t … More Christmas Cake

Yoghurt Ice Cream

The cold, wet and dark weather is finally here, and my summer holiday seems a long time ago. Our August holiday was in Brittany, France.  We would often sit on the pier, watch the boats go by, and eat ice-cream from the local shop. It was bliss, and exactly what holidays are made of. After trying … More Yoghurt Ice Cream

Onion Soup

When I was a student at University I worked part-time in a café.  Each day I would make a big pot of soup for our customers.  I suggested one day that I wanted to make onion soup.  It was a cold and grey day, and for me, there is nothing better than a nice warm … More Onion Soup