Tag Archive | dessert

Chocolate Raspberry-Cherry Pavlova

Chocolate Raspberry-Cherry Pavlova

Years and years ago I cut out and saved a clipping of this amazing looking pavlova, by Nigella Lawson. I’m not sure quite why I took so long to make it, because it was fairly simple and one of the most delicious things ever.  Her recipe can be found here. Advertisements

Raspberry Tarts

Raspberry Tarts

I had procured a rather significant amount of raspberries, cherries and apricots whilst driving through the Okanagan Valley and these seemed like an excellent way to use up some of them. ‘Twas my first time making tarts and I haven’t quite sorted how to make them look as neat as I would like, but they […]

Let me guess… someone stole your sweetroll?

Let me guess… someone stole your sweetroll?

While my gaming is pretty limited to tabletop/RPG games, Skyrim was one video game which I loved (even if I spent most of my time running amok and exploring as much as possible rather than actually doing anything particularly useful. Perhaps that was why? Anyway.) I really like the idea of making the food in games […]

Tarte au Chocolat

Tarte au Chocolat I made this for a post-Easter Dinner dessert where it was very promptly devoured by people who variously were: full, lactose-intolerant, distracted by StarCraft tournaments & university, dislikers of cake, and people who adore chocolate. It was universally admired and praised by all, and thus I highly recommend you make it. If someone […]

Tiramisu Cupcakes v. Chocolate

Tiramisu Cupcakes version 2.0 – Chocolate