Recipe 218 – Baked Alaska

This recipe brings back memories.  A dessert that was around  in the 1970s (I’m showing my age now!!).  I can remember my mum making this and thinking that it wasn’t possible to bring ice-cream out of the oven still frozen. … Continue reading

Recipe 193 – Glazed Fruit Tartlets

Saturday afternoon and we had some friends coming round for a BBQ later on, so I thought I’d make these for dessert.  I had intended on making the Apricot & Almond Meringue Gateau, but my friend had already said she’d … Continue reading

Recipe 192 – Continental Cheesecake

It’s been such glorious weather lately that I’ve only baked a couple of things this last week and have completely ignored my blog as it’s been just too nice to sit down and write it up. The first recipe I … Continue reading

Recipe 186 – Strawberry Pavlova

This certainly brings back memories, this was a dessert that my mother used to make quite often when I was little, especially when friend or family came round for a meal.  The meringue can be made in advance and stored … Continue reading