As we’re in France lets make a classic French dessert, or is it from Cambridge…hmm that’s for another day. This method doesn’t call for messing around with water baths, instead it’s just cooked low and slow in the oven. Continue reading
So finally it’s here, my carrot cake recipe! This is my favourite cake except for maybe chocolate cake.
I love tiramisu, but I don’t like having to make it in advance and trying to portion it from a whole dish. So I this is a quick tiramisu recipe that can be put together effortlessly. Continue reading
This is an absolute instant favourite for anyone who tries these delicious little porky wonders! Continue reading
So here it finally is, a very easy and quick soda bread recipe.
This recipe is for a very delicious bread that takes only 10 minutes to prepare but has the ability to fool people that you have slaved away for great lengths to produce this soft delicious bread. Continue reading
This is a brilliantly easy and extremely tasty tart tatin style cake, the combination of rum and pineapple is classic and reminiscent of a good cocktail. The sponge is very light, fluffy & moist and the little kick from the spiced rum really makes this dessert ‘worth’ eating! Continue reading
A decadent end to any meal is a light and refreshing dessert and this was a perfect end to ours.
This summer dessert is great for big kids!
It’s very quick to do with very little work and a very rewarding payout at the end.
Time for part two of the welcome meal we served the owners of our chalet, individual beef wellington (filled with foie gras, pata negra and a duxelle of porcini and girolle mushrooms), sautéed girolles, buttered asparagus, pomme hérrisons and a beef & rosemary jus. Continue reading
This week we have the owners of our chalet here to stay with us for the week and what better way to welcome back to their beautiful holiday home than with an original ‘tomcosserat’ dish!
Summer time here in the French alps and it’s getting really hot! What we need is a nice light dessert. fortunately I have just the thing!