Sour Cream Streusel Cake

Sour Cream Streusel Cake

Sour Cream Streusel Cake This is an easy, moist and very more-ish cake which cuts well, perfect for morning tea with coffee or afternoon tea with a cuppa. Let’s keep is simple and not get into the myriad definitions of “streusel”! View Instructions...
Mother’s Day Simnel Cake

Mother’s Day Simnel Cake

Mother’s Day Simnel Cake The Simnel Cake, a rich luscious fruit cake, has symbolised Mother’s Day since medieval times.  In those days, the cakes were decorated with wildflowers gathered by sons and daughters as they made their way home to spend the day...
Dragon Fruit Salad

Dragon Fruit Salad

Search for: Dragon Fruit Salad I’ve usually associated Chinese New Year with auspicious foods such as fish (because the Chinese root word for fish sounds like ‘surplus’ ) and noodles (which signify long life).But over the past few years, I’ve...
Watermelon Granita

Watermelon Granita

Watermelon Granita Here’s a refreshing icy treat for the kids when they come home from school on hot summer afternoons.  All you need is a sweet seedless watermelon, lemon juice and sugar – and a little rosewater for an exotic flavour. View Instructions...
Plum Pudding Ice Cream

Plum Pudding Ice Cream

Plum Pudding Ice Cream If you still haven’t made your Christmas plum pudding, this frozen ice cream version is the perfect solution.  I actually prefer it to the heavy traditional English pudding, especially when it’s a steaming hot day Down Under.  ...