Warm cherry sauce

Warm cherry sauce

Cherry sauce came to mind when recentlybeing asked for some suggestions for a birthday party. This is fantastic and really simple dessert idea that is a winner every time and is so simple to prepare for just a few people or a huge crowd. It can also be used as an...
Banana fritters

Banana fritters

Banana friters are a fantastic winter dessert and this recipe can be used for any firm fruit, make banana, apple or even pineapple fritters. They are best served with a really good ice cream. (4 servings) What you need 4 bananas ends removed and cut in half 2 cups...
Sticky toffee sauce

Sticky toffee sauce

I have so many great memories of sticky toffee pudding from the Dullstroom hotel to pubs and restaurants in England, so I went out to find a great recipe. It was easier than I thought and then made the pudding even easier with a bought sponge cake. This is excellent...
Easy apricot crumble

Easy apricot crumble

This is a classic and very quick dessert that is very versatile. You can add a few strawberries or goosberries as well for a change and the crumble topping comes out with a nice crunch that is sweet and so very moreish. What you need 15-20 fresh apricots 2-3...
Sticky toffee pudding

Sticky toffee pudding

Sticky toffee pudding always reminds me of the old Dullstroom hotel which I spent many, many fantastic weekends visiting in the 80’s and 90’s. Hot gooey and unbelievably good, you just have to try this one. What you need Cake mixture 1 1/3 cup flour 1 1/2...
Hot chocolate brownie dessert

Hot chocolate brownie dessert

Hot chocolate brownies and cream anyone? This has got to be the ultimate winter feel good dessert. It’s hot, its gooey and it’s choclate…. What you need 100g butter 100g dark chocolate chopped 175g caster sugar 2 eggs beaten 80g flour 2 tablespoons...
Cinnamon almond baked apples

Cinnamon almond baked apples

Baked apples are such a nice dessert to finish of any winter meal but these are really fantastic. The Almonds and the sugar are crunchy and sweet and the apple is soft and tart. I like the Granny Smith apples because they are tart, but use whichever are your favorite...
Easy apple pie

Easy apple pie

Hot apple pie with a big dollop of jersey cream says winter comfort food like little else. This is one you will make time and time again. Making apple pie is as therapeutic as it is delicious so set aside the time, get your mind right and the process of making apple...
Rice pudding

Rice pudding

This is another of those special winter desserts. Drizzle with a little Maple syrup if you have, it makes all the difference. Hot Desserts are your best friend in winter and you are going to want to try this one and one of the others. If you love the warm feeling as...
Hot lemon sponge pudding

Hot lemon sponge pudding

Its a light warm lemon delight that is perfect to finish off your Sunday lunch. What you need 60g soft butter 250g caster sugar 4 eggs separated 2 teaspoons finely grated lemon zest 50g self-raising flour 350ml milk 80ml lemon juice Icing sugar The process In a large...