Tag: dessert

white peach pastries

white peach pastries

I’m not a huge dessert person. Though I do like them, I don’t often make them. When faced with a choice at a restaurant I’d go savoury every time. But when I’m feeling a bit sick I always seem to gravitate towards something sweet. I’ve 

peaches – a fruit crisp

peaches – a fruit crisp

I know that summertime is really here when the wonderful stone fruit start to be plentiful and cheap. Peaches, nectarines, apricots, plums, cherries – hooray! My own peach tree is loaded up after three years of patient waiting and the peaches will be ripe soon. 

almost instant icecream on a stick

almost instant icecream on a stick

I confess to being a bit of a gadget tragic. Some (ok, more than some) have been consigned to the useless kitchen items drawer, but not this one. Yes, I have an exciting new gadget!  It is an instant single icy pole/ice cream/popsicle maker from 

little dark chocolate and raspberry cheesecakes

little dark chocolate and raspberry cheesecakes

My dessert loving vegan best friend had her birthday recently and I wanted to make something delicious for her birthday cake. A few weeks ago I had dinner with a group of vegan gourmand friends at Monk Bodi Dharma. The desserts there were sensational, (we