Category Archives: Dessert

Carrot and Walnut Cake

This homestyle carrot and walnut cake with cream cheese frosting is an easy recipe that is sure to become a family favourite.  Double the recipe to make an impressive celebration cake.

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Spiced Apple and Custard Streusel Cake

Originating in Germany, streusel is a crumbly topping of butter, sugar and flour which adds a lovely crunch to cakes, muffins and breads.  This rustic apple cake is a wonderful marriage of contrasting textures and flavours with a crunchy, cinnamon streusel topping, creamy vanilla custard centre and richly spiced apple cake made using six whole apples!

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Easter Dining Guide: Desserts, Dishes & Special Events

Next to the Christmas Season, how is April not anyone’s favorite month of the year?   Two 4 day weeks in a row, and celebrations of reflection, confectionary and patriotism!  A quick scan across metropolitan and suburban Sydney, here’s some of the cool things taking place and being served up….

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Sweet dreams are made of these

The perfect end notes to a Chinatown meal out, this tiny little place that sits a maximum of about 4-6 people has the most beautiful sculptured cakes I can recall in an area typically saturated with Bread Top and it’s clones.  Strawberry mousse fillings, matcha cheescake and coconut passionfruit combinations chosen were not only aesthetically enticing they were flawless in taste and it has to be said, as one of the only foodies who is not a fan of matcha, definitely a fan of this!

Dulcet Cakes & Sweets Menu, Reviews, Photos, Location and Info - Zomato

Cold Rock: A smashing success!

It’s so simple and a no brainer and you wonder why we havent thought to do this with all ice cream sooner.  You simply choose your flavour of ice cream (it’s always a difficult choice between butterscotch, cookies and cream and all the usual standard flavours), choose your cone or tub, and choose your add-ons (you can see in this pic but its filled with Flake, Tim Tams, Peanut Butter puffs and Nerds).   All of that is smashed together and scopped into your tub or cone!  Impossible not to enjoy!

 

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Cold Rock Ice Creamery Menu, Reviews, Photos, Location and Info - Zomato