Category Archives: Sweets and Desserts

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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Nut Brittle

Great for the children to eat but becareful if they want to help you make it as the mixture is very hot. Not for people with nut allergies. Ingredients 41/2 cups mixed salted nuts 3 cups granulated sugar 11/2 tsp … Continue reading

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