Snickerdoodle Bars

This very simple and quick slice will have people coming back for more!  The base is a buttery and vanilla type brownie topped with aromatic cinnamon sugar. This slice version is based on the popular American’s Snickerdoodle biscuits. Base: 1 cup plain flour 1/2 cup caster sugar 1/3 cup brown sugar 110g unsalted butter, melted 1 teaspoon vanilla…

Oats Biscuits with dates and white chocolate

These are crunchy biscuits that are soft and chewy inside – the way I like my biscuits to be! The combination of oats, nuts, dates and white chocolate is delicious!  This recipe makes a small batch of biscuits – so you may want to double it. 110g unsalted butter, softened at room temperature 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 115g brown sugar…

Nutella and Oat Biscuits

These biscuits are crunchy with a nutty texture of oats and nuts.  The nutella compliments very well with the oats and nuts. This is such a quick and easy recipe that you can whip up a batch of biscuits in no time! 2/3 cup sunflower oil 1/2 cup nutella 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1  1/4…

Rustic Asparagus and Leek Pie

This is a rustic tart that doesn’t use a mould or form to keep the pastry in shape. Once you make the pastry, it’s easy to put this together and in the oven. The leek and asparagus filling is surprisingly flavoursome for just two ingredients. Pastry: 200g plain flour ½ tsp sea salt ½ tsp grated nutmeg…

Peanut Butter Biscuits with Oats and Chocolate

These crunchy, nutty yet slightly chewy biscuits are really delicious!  And they are really fast and easy to make.  Be generous with either chocolate chunks or choc bits. What is stated here in the recipe is the minimum amount….. 150g castor sugar 175g brown sugar 80g unsalted butter, softened at warm temperature 250g crunchy peanut butter 1…

S’mores Slice

This is a quick, easy and a very delicious slice!!  This slice has all the flavours of S’mores – a beloved American campfire treat which involves toasted marshmallows with a melted piece of chocolate sandwiched between two graham crackers.  The best substitute for graham crackers in Australia (if you can’t find them) is either digestive…