Desserts

CREPES

CREPES

Beautifully thin crepes that are soft with a slight crispness. With this recipe you will get perfect crepes every single time! In my family we all adore crepes and it is our weekend breakfast. It’s amazing as to how many different ways there are to… read more.

CHESTNUT ECLAIRS

CHESTNUT ECLAIRS

Beautifully crisp and light choux pastry filled with velvety chestnut crème patissiere and finished with decadent glossy dark chocolate ganache. Festively delicious! One of the things that I love about Christmas is sweet creamy roasted chestnuts. Where I live little Christmas market stalls pop up everywhere… read more.

MANGO & COCONUT CHIA PUDDING

MANGO & COCONUT CHIA PUDDING

Beautiful chia seed pearls bursting with creamy coconut milk, sweetened with aromatic vanilla and maple syrup, layered in between chunks of sweet tangy mangoes and topped with velvety mango puree and finished off with shards of coconut. I absolutely adore chia seeds, and always have… read more.

BROWNIE COFFEE PARFAIT

BROWNIE COFFEE PARFAIT

Deliciously decadent parfait consisting of layers of chewy fudgy brownie, silky indulgent coffee mousse and beautifully velvety vanilla bean cream. I really enjoy inviting friends and family over for dinner, but this can be difficult especially with 2 little kiddies running around the house wanting… read more.

NUTELLA BREAD PUDDING

NUTELLA BREAD PUDDING

Delicious buttery bites of brioche soaked in vanillaey custard with lashings of Nutella, baked to perfection. The ultimate comfort dessert. There are some desserts and sweets that I especially reserve for when you need that extra comfort and warmth, like after a particularly horrible day… read more.

PECAN PIE

PECAN PIE

Gooey toffee like centre that is bejewelled with caramelised pecans that have a delicious nutty candy crunch all encased in a beautiful buttery pastry crust. I must have tried over 30 different pecan pie recipes and have spent years trying to come up with the… read more.

ROASTED VERMICELLI TRUFFLES (SEV LADOOS)

ROASTED VERMICELLI TRUFFLES (SEV LADOOS)

Deliciously fudgy truffles that are also delightfully crunchy  with a beautiful aroma of cardamom & saffron as well as nutty notes of almonds and pistachios. Perfect for any celebration! One of the most irritating things, well for me, is loving something that has been made by… read more.

OREO CHEESECAKE

OREO CHEESECAKE

A creamy, velvety baked oreo cheesecake that is pure cookies and cream indulgence. I have been making this cheesecake for nearly 20 years, since I was a teenager, and to this day I  have not had the need to change or tweak it as it… read more.

CHAI PUMPKIN PIE

CHAI PUMPKIN PIE

This rich pumpkin pie is luxuriously velvety, and infused with beautifully aromatic chai spices such as star anise, cinnamon, cardamom, cloves, ginger and nutmeg. This pie is definitely sugar and spice and all things nice! I must have tried countless pumpkin pie recipes as well… read more.

HALLOWEEN PAVLOVA

HALLOWEEN PAVLOVA

Hauntingly crisp and chewy chocolatey pavlova with a mushy vanilla bean cream that is oozing bloody sweet and tart raspberry sauce with spooky meringue ghosts & ghouls! I love Halloween, and it is even better when you have little ones as you can go all… read more.