Tag Archives: nuts

Orange Almond Biscotti and Spicy Nuts

It’s been a late night baking biscotti and making large batches of caramelised nuts and these incredibly moreish spicy nuts for bagging up as part of the Christmas gift baskets I am making. Tomorrow is peanut butter fudge, chestnut truffles and … Continue reading

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Wonderful Nuts Review and Raw Chocolate Salted Almond Tart

I was thrilled to receive a generous parcel of Wonderful Pistachios and Almonds to review last week. Nuts are a huge part of my diet, I use them in savoury dishes such as curries, in sweet desserts like layered mousse … Continue reading

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Rhubarb and Clementine Crumble and Dairy Free Pecan and Maple Ice Cream

I can’t resist rhubarb this summer and finding locally field-grown stalks has been exciting and rewarding. For me though, rhubarb has to be paired with a crumble of some sort, whether it be crumble slices or even streusel topped muffins, … Continue reading

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Moist Coffee and Walnut Cake

I can’t think of anything better in the morning than a large cup of steaming hot, fragrant, strong black coffee. I adore it and have done since a very young age. In the past few years I’ve had to cut … Continue reading

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Maple Mousse in Three Kinds of Edible Bowl

A Vegan Maple Mousse Pecan Nut Bowls Glacé Orange Bowl, Pretty Like A Flower Caramel Bowl The April 2011 Daring Bakers’ challenge was hosted by Evelyne of the blog Cheap Ethnic Eatz. Evelyne chose to challenge everyone to make a maple mousse in an … Continue reading

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