Treats

Sticky toffee pudding cake

Sticky toffee pudding cake

Hello Everyone! I have been an Anglophile ever since I had my first English lesson back when I was 11 years old. Love every aspect of it: the language, the food, the drink, the cakes, the landscapes,… In hindsight it is quite ununderstandable that it took me 35 years after my first English lesson to […]

Lemon and chocolate tarts

Lemon and chocolate tarts

Feeling like a sweet treat? Why not have a go at my lemon and chocolate tarts? Here’s the recipe.

Mini pavlova’s

Mini pavlova’s

Recipe for mini pavlova’s now on the blog.

Pink grapefruit granita

Pink grapefruit granita

Hello Everyone! This pink grapefruit granita was the dessert at my Easter lunch. It’s tart and refreshing, perfect for a hot day. And having added some Cointreau makes it better scoopable as to when not using it. I wanted to call it sorbet but just before typing the recipe up, I saw the German cook […]

Mango passion fruit sorbet

Mango passion fruit sorbet

Hello Everyone! Summer’s been here for a while now and it has been very hot. A perfect excuse for me to experiment on the sorbet front. I have made various combinations and am sharing an easy version with you today. Why don’t you give it a go? Happy cooking! xxx Ann

Healthy trifle

Healthy trifle

Hello Everyone! I love sweet things and I love desserts. But my hips don’t! So lately I’ve been looking into healthier desserts. This healthy trifle is one of them. Here’s the recipe, have a go at it and let me know how you like it. Happy Cooking xxx Ann

Cherry pie filling

Cherry pie filling

Hello Everyone! Would you believe me, if I told you I never had pie? Well I haven’t. At least not a sweet pie. I had a steak and kidney pie in a pub in Penshurst, England, a number of years ago. But a sweet one? Never! A few weeks ago I thought I’d have a […]