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Fig Jam

Fig Jam

Figs are just the loveliest fruit, and this Fig Jam Recipe means you can enjoy the flavour of figs long after their short season ends.From the end of summer, grab fresh figs while you can because it really is only a matter of weeks before their season comes to an...

Lemon Lime and Bitters

Lemon Lime and Bitters

Lemon Lime and Bitters is one of the most refreshing drinks around, and this recipe creates a beautiful "house made" version of this popular mixed drink.Lemon Lime Bitters: Australia's (second) favourite drinkIt's been reported that Lemon Lime and Bitters has been...

Lime Cordial

Lime Cordial

This Lime Cordial is a versatile and sweet drink mixer with a tart edge.It's perfect mixed with water for a refreshing summer drink, or use it to make Lemon Lime and Bitters or your favourite cocktail.What limes make the best cordial?Here, I've used the limes most...

Nan’s Sponge Cake

Nan’s Sponge Cake

This is a recipe for a traditional Sponge Cake, decorated with mock cream, a lemon condensed milk filling and strawberries. Just like Nan made.Did your Nan make Sponge Cake?My Nan Mac (Nana Ling's daughter) certainly did.  And, at least in my mind, they were the best...

Honeycomb Recipe

Honeycomb Recipe

This Homemade Honeycomb Recipe has been triple tested and works a treat every time! Expect sweet, golden, light-as-air goodness – and dip it in chocolate to re-create the popular "Crunchie" chocolate bar.What's in this Honeycomb Recipe?This is a honeycomb recipe with...

Spicy Fruit Roll Biscuits

Spicy Fruit Roll Biscuits

This recipe for Spicy Fruit Rolls is an Arnott's copycat recipe. We called them "pillow biscuits" or "cushion biscuits" years ago. Spicy Fruit Roll = Pillow biscuitsIt's no wonder we nicknamed these biscuits "pillow biscuits". They not only look like little pillows,...

Zucchini Slice

Zucchini Slice

Perfect as a snack, light lunch or "bring a plate" option, this Zucchini Slice Recipe is quick, easy and tasty.You can enjoy this slice hot or cold, and it's even popular with kids. Winning!The ingredients: Easy Zucchini SliceWith a base of cornflake or bread crumbs,...

Cornflake Cookies

Cornflake Cookies

These Cornflake Cookies are packed with golden Cornflakes and sweet, juicy sultanas. Plus, this recipe includes a pinch of a secret ingredient that my Mum learnt about during her time as a pastry cook in country bakeries. Cornflake Cookies Recipe: a favourite for...

Baked Mango Cheesecake

Baked Mango Cheesecake

This Baked Mango Cheesecake is a triple-layered treat that uses three fresh mangoes.   This recipe can also be made up using frozen mango flesh, however it's at its best when mangoes are in season and you have that wonderful problem – surplus fresh mangoes. To find...

Chocolate Trifle

Chocolate Trifle

This Chocolate Trifle will brighten up your Christmas dinner table. Best of all, it's simple to make and tastes as good as it looks. Layers of chocolate cheerThis trifle combines chocolate in a few different forms – mousse, cake, cream and shaved chocolate.  It also...