Desserts

The most important meal of the day? well maybe when you taste these recipes..

Chocolate Cherry & Candy Cheesecake

chocolate-cherry-cheesecake Ingredients 250- Biscuit 75g butter to combine 250-cream cheese ½ cup caster sugar 600ml thicken cream 200g milk chocolate 300g cherries 225g candy 1 Tablespoon gelatine ¼ cup water—for gelatine   Method:  Crush biscuits in a processor & combine with 75g melted butter, Mix well. Spread over base of dish firmly, put the lid on and refrigerate for a minimum of 10 minutes. ...

Apple & Mulberry Crumble

Ingredients: 1/2 cup self raising flour 40g unsalted butter 1/4 cup brown sugar 3 tablespoons oats 3 tablespoons shredded coconut 1 tablespoon brown sugar 2-3 cups mulberries 2-3 apples peeled and diced Optional: add in diced nuts of your choice. Method: In a bowl Rub butter into flour and mix remaining ingredients apart from mulberries an...

Easy gooseberry cobbler

This low-fat and satisfying cobbler is the perfect way to end a roast lunch with friends in summer Ingredients 750g gooseberries, washed, topped and tailed 100g caster sugar 1 tsp grated root ginger 3 tbsp elderflower cordial For the topping 140g plain flour 2 tsp baking powder 25g butter 25g caster sugar 150ml buttermilk 1 tbsp demerara sugar Method Heat oven to 190C/170C fan/gas 5. Place the gooseberries, caster sugar, ginger and elderflo...

Cheat’s Individual Pavlova’s

Easy & fast, this dessert recipe for Pavlova is indeed for the Busy Mum! Absolute heaven and super delicious...but it's still half fruit! ;) Of course, extra fruit can be added or substituted: this is just what I had on hand! Ingredients: 10 Individual Meringue Nests 1 Punnet Strawberries 4 Kiwi Fruit 1/2 Punnet Fresh Raspberries 170g Tin Passionfruit Pulp Method: 1. Slice all fruit as desired. 2. Divide fruit into m...

Goji Berry Granola Recipe

Enjoy this Goji Berry Superfood Granola on top of yogurt, with milk or simply by the handful. Remember to watch your portion control though, as granola is a calorie dense food. Makes 4 cups 2 cups rolled oats 1/4 cup raw, local honey 1/4 cup coconut oil 1/2 cup sliced, raw almonds 1/2 cup unsweetened coconut flakes 1/2 tsp sea salt 1/2 cup goji berries   Preheat the oven to 325 ...

Easter English Trifle- Italian Style ( Zuppa Inglese)

English Trifle-Easter This sweet treat is sure to be a hit this Easter as you take an English Trifle and give it some Italian style Serves 8-10 Preparation time: minutes Cooking time: 5 minutes Ingredients 1litre vanilla custard Finely grated rind and juice of 2 oranges Finely grated rind of 1 lemon ¼ cup CADBURY Bournville Cocoa 125g CADBURY Dark Chocolate Melts, melted and cooled slightly 1/3 cup Cointreau liqueur 350g (30) sponge finger biscuits 250g strawberries, sliced 125g ...

Lamington Pavlova

Lamington Pavlova Celebrate Australia Day with this Lamington Pavlova. A twist on a classic dish that your family is sure to enjoy Serves 6-8 Ingredients 6 egg whites 1 ½ cups caster sugar 2 teaspoons cornflour 1 teaspoon white vinegar 3/4 cup Bulla Thickened Cream 200g dark chocolate 300ml Bulla Whipping Cream 250g strawberries, hulled ½ cup toasted coconut Method Pr...

Banana Bread in a Mug

Looking for a quick recipe for Banana Bread? Try the Banana Bread in a mug option cooked in the Microwave. 3 T. + 1 t. all-purpose flour 1 packet stevia (or other sweetener of your choice equivalent to 2 t. sugar) 2 T. brown sugar 1/8 tsp. salt 1/8 tsp. baking powder 1/8 tsp. baking soda 1 egg 1/4 t. vanilla extract 1 T. vegetable oil 1 T. lowfat milk half a banana, mashed cinnamon, for sprinkling (optional) In a large microwaveable mug lightly misted with non-stick spray, blend...

Nutella Fudge Brownies

Flour, cocoa, nutella, butter & milk! Mix it all up - put in some choc chips and zap it in the microwave for a minute or 2 until cooked! Perfect to make as a snack with the kids or if it lasts have it for dessert! ;)...

Summer Sticky Rice with Mouth-Watering Mango

This Summer Sticky Rice with Mouth-Watering Mango is sure to be a hit recipe for families everywhere. Ingredients 1 ¾ cup of rice 1 can of coconut milk ¾ cup of sugar 1 ¼ tsp salt 1 tsp rice flour 4 or 5 Pandanus leaves Method Wash rice at least 3 times until water runs clear and soak in water overnight. Put soaked rice into a microwavable bowl, add water just enough to cover surfac...