Category Archives: Sweets and Desserts

Summer Fruit and Lavender Brulee

It is summer where my sister-in-law lives and she has given me this recipe, thanks Marina. Ingredients Mixed summer fruit ie. strawberries, raspberries, blueberries or your choice of fruit 1 tsp lavender 1 Tbsp demerara sugar 1 carton of soy … Continue reading

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Apple and Pear Crostata

This is a free form tart. Delicious. Ingredients 250 g plain flour 3 Tbsp sugar 1/2 tsp salt 180 g vegan margarine 80 ml iced water 2 Beurre Bosc pears, halved and cored 2 Granny Smith apples, halved and cored … Continue reading

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Raspberry and Peach Crumble

An updated old recipe. Ingredients 750 g tin of peaches, drained 125 g frozen raspberries, or freshly picked in season 2 Tbsp maple syrup 2 tsp cornflour 1 1/2 cups of almond meal 1 tsp vanilla essence 40 g melted … Continue reading

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LEMON TART

Thank you Tony for this mouth watering recipe. We have a lot of limes on our trees at present so I have used those instead of lemons. The taste is very tart but we prefer it. Ingredients Tart Base 1 … Continue reading

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Pears Poached in Apple Tea

A versatile sweet served cold on a hot summers day or hot on a winters day. Ingredients 4 pears, peeled 6 tsp black tea leaves 500 ml apple juice 4 tsp sugar 4 strips of orange peel 4 strips of … Continue reading

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Orange and Nut Fridge Cake

For friends in countries where it is summer this is a cool dessert to make. Ingredients 3 oranges, zest and juice 2/3 cup of syrup 3 cups cashew nuts 1/4 vanilla bean 1 cup coconut oil 1 cup desiccated coconut … Continue reading

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Pineapple, Lime and Mint Granita

Another good, quick and easy recipe from Peat in Spain. He says he got it from the Guardian. Ingredients 350 g pineapple, peeled, cored and chopped 60 g caster sugar 1 lime, zest and juice 10 mint leaves, washed and … Continue reading

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