Archive for the ‘pastry/pies/tarts’ Category

Mmm, I love lemons! Sometimes only seen as the sour yellow cousin of the mighty orange or the accompanying friend in many an alcoholic beverage. They are one of the very few fruits which can be used well in both sweet and savoury dishes and they are available all year long. I’ve used them as […]

Firstly, I’d like to apologise for being totally slack the past couple of weeks and neglecting this little blog. I’ve just been so busy with my new job (yay!) and other personal things that are going on. I’ve been itching to get back into the kitchen and bake, but just haven’t had time. Today, I […]

Mango Tart


Just for your information, getting flour in the eye hurts like fucking hell. You’re probably asking “who the hell gets flour in their eyes?” Well I did today and it was not a good look! Let me set the scene… I am standing at my kitchen bench, ready to make the sweet shortcrust dough using […]