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November 15th, 2013

Spice cookies

Another one from the ‘Jerusalem‘ cookbook. They were very cute, and quite soft, like little chocolatey Christmas puddings. I think they are meant to be eaten with coffee, but it turns out they make a great small dessert with a scoop of ice-cream. Look! The recipe is available for free! Make them!

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July 5th, 2011

Sticky date pudding

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It’s been a particularly cold winter in Melbourne this year, so I thought we deserved a pudding. Mum used  to make this when we were kids, I’ve never made it myself before. It’s really just a wet cake mix with dates, and a toffee sauce poured over. I used a David Herbert recipe, but there are […]

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May 10th, 2011

Chocolate puddings

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Because we needed desert! In a hurry! From a David Herbert recipe, and in lovely new ramekins that we bought in Paris.

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October 15th, 2010

Chocolate soufflé

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I’ve never made soufflé before. They didn’t really souffler the way that I had hoped (they did rise a little). They texture was lovely and light though.

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September 6th, 2010

Experiment Cake!

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After dinner the other night we felt like some dessert – we decided to make a cake/pudding with what we could find on hand. Unfortunately we had no eggs, only egg yolks, and in our wisdom decided not to follow any recipe, but just to make up something… It ended up including flour, cocoa, egg […]

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