All posts in Desserts

Chocolate Mousse
May 25, 2015, 6 Comments

This looks like chocolate mousse, it tastes like chocolate mousse and in fact it is chocolate mousse but not as you know ...

Meringues
April 27, 2014, 4 Comments

Summer is coming and it is time to move away from crumbles and sponge puddings, its time to move on to meringues.  I ha ...

Banana and Salted Caramel Ice Cream
February 16, 2014, 4 Comments

When you watch Vitamix demonstrations at food shows they always make ice cream because it appeals to lots of people but ...

Bramble Crumble Cake
October 18, 2013, No Comments

Crumble cakes seem to be in vogue, or maybe I am just late to the party, anyway I have tried it twice now and it is defi ...

Melba Sauce
August 9, 2013, 6 Comments

If  you have ever eaten Chez Tait then at one time or another you will have been offered melba sauce.  I love it!  I ...

Vitamix Custard
May 25, 2013, 2 Comments

I have wanted to try making custard in the Vitamix for ages but as Brian doesn’t like custard I had to wait for an ...

Raspberry Frangipane Tarts
January 6, 2013, No Comments

Before Christmas I made frangipane to put on top of mince pies and as there was some left over, and in an effort to get ...

Almond Cream
December 23, 2012, No Comments

 Almond Cream Ingredients 250g unsalted butter 250g caster sugar 250g ground almonds 50g plain flour 3 eggs 2 tbsp Amar ...

Little Lemon Creams
December 13, 2012, 3 Comments

If anybody wants a really easy dessert this is the one. It’s also very quick to make, about 15 minutes in total, b ...

Chocolate Brownies
November 4, 2012, 2 Comments

I’m not a dessert eater but I can usually find room for a little bit of  brownie.  This recipe is one I have bee ...