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Apple And Almond Cake
Apple And Almond Cake

El Nino wrecked havoc on our weather system here in Australia. After waiting patiently through spring and summer for autumn to arrive, it never did. Here in Sydney, it went from summer to a balmy spring straight to winter. As a result, our annual apple picking tour...

Jam Frangipane Drops
Jam Frangipane Drops

What is "Frangipane" you ask? It is a pastry filling made predominantly of the almond meal along with butter, eggs, and flour. The ratio of almond meal is higher creating a creamy, textural paste. It is often used to spread on the base of a tart or galette before...

Plum Pecan Crumble Cake
Plum Pecan Crumble Cake

This cake is more than a tongue twister - it is a celebration of the end of summer and the promise of autumn. Plum Pecan Crumble Cake, is a rustic afternoon tea cake that would make your grandma proud. Delicious lemon-scented, almond-rich golden cake topped with...

10 Ingredient Gluten-Free Pantry Jam Cake
10 Ingredient Gluten-Free Pantry Jam Cake

Isobaking is real and it is a term I foresee being added to the Dictionary next year along with a list of other terms that were invented during the Coronavirus days. I am definitely Isobaking. Are you? I hope you are because I have got a fantastic recipe for a very...

Rosemary And Spice Quince Loaf
Rosemary And Spice Quince Loaf

First, you make slow-poached quinces and then you make this gorgeous Rosemary And Spice Quince Loaf. Another spectacular addition to my Sturdy Loaves Series, this loaf cake has all the country feels with deliciously rustic rye and almond base. Packed with lots of...

Ginger Almond Slice
Ginger Almond Slice

Gingery treats are not just for Christmas! An updated version of an old-fashioned classic, this Ginger Almond Slice baked with spelt flour, lots of ginger and very little unrefined sugar is a good afternoon tea companion, especially on a rainy day. The charm of...

Rhubarb Strawberry Polenta Traycake
Rhubarb Strawberry Polenta Traycake

A beautiful winter bake, this gluten-free, dairy-free Rhubarb Strawberry Polenta Traycake is baked low and slow for a gorgeous golden brown crust studded with perfectly caramelized winter fruit. Enjoy as a teacake or serve warm as a pudding with a dollop of cream or...

Festive Spice Cookies (German Pfeffernusse)
Festive Spice Cookies (German Pfeffernusse)

The perfect Christmas Spice Cookie is one packed with warming, delicious spices. These delicious Festive Spice Cookies are crumbly and coated with icing sugar. Inspired by the famous German Pfeffernusse, these cookies make a great gourmet gift. Festive Spice Cookies -...

Crispy Caramel Apple Tart And My Fool Proof Frangipane
Crispy Caramel Apple Tart And My Fool Proof Frangipane

If you love mug cakes (of course you do!) then you will love this quick dessert of buttery flaky pastry  topped with a caramel fudgy frangipane and paper thin apple slices, baked to golden must-be-eaten-with-a-dollop-of-ice cream perfection. An abomination of a...

Barker’s Blackcurrant Chia Nourish Shake
Barker’s Blackcurrant Chia Nourish Shake

A cold front is moving across Australia this week bringing flurries of snow, bone chilling winds and much talk and excitement about the crazy weather. Because we needed something to talk about after tsk tsk-ing autumn’s no show just a month ago. It may be the perfect...