‘Retro’ Pineapple Pie

If you are looking for a dessert or to bring something for morning tea at work which doesn’t involve baking…  and it is easy to whip up using prepared ingredients, look no further!  This creamy pineapple pie is delicious. I am not completely sure of the origin of this recipe but it has been around…

Eggs, Bacon and Peas Pie

This is a lovely pie which can be eaten warm or cold.  It is so simple to make and it looks impressive. It does taste delicious as it looks too.  When serving this pie hot, it goes well with a garden salad.  However, this pie is delicious to have cold. In fact, this pie is…

Homemade Peach Pie

At this time of the year, I am lucky to be able to harvest lovely yellow free-stone peaches.  The Elberta peach variety was carefully chosen for its excellent eating quality, sweet but slightly tangy flesh and they are free-stone – this makes life easier when wanting to take the stone out without ruining the flesh…

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…