Mincemeat Streusel Slice

Mincemeat Streusel Slice - Christmas Mince Pies without the fuss! No rolling out & no fancy stars to cut out. A delicious buttery shortbread traybake with a mincemeat filling & a crumbly almond streusel topping.

Mincemeat Streusel Slice – Christmas Mince Pies without the fuss! No rolling out & no fancy stars to cut out. A delicious buttery shortbread traybake with a mincemeat filling & a crumbly almond streusel topping. Although I love Christmas baking during the build up to the festive season, things can become a bit hectic. This …Continue Reading…

Strawberry Tart | Tarte aux Fraises

A classic Strawberry Tart recipe using summer's finest juiciest fruits with a creme patissiere & homemade strawberry glaze - delicious!

A classic Strawberry Tart recipe using summer’s finest juiciest fruits with a creme patissiere & homemade strawberry glaze – delicious! Strawberries are the best of summer fruits. Nothing beats the pleasure of picking strawberries on a warm sunny day and popping them into your mouth, still warm and juicy with a flavour so sweet and …Continue Reading…

Easy Lemon Tart | Tarte au Citron

Lemon Tart or Tarte au Citron looks and tastes great and yet is really easy to make. Simply whisk together your filling ingredients, pour the mixture into a baked pastry case (preferably home-made) et voila, a delicious lemon tart !

Lemon Tart or Tarte au Citron looks and tastes great and yet is really easy to make. Simply whisk together your filling ingredients, pour the mixture into a baked pastry case (preferably home-made) et voila, a delicious lemon tart ! Tarte au Citron is always on the summer menu here at the Kitchen Shed as …Continue Reading…

Homemade Strawberry Jelly & Strawberry Glaze

Homemade Strawberry Jelly & Glaze - a seedless strawberry jam. Perfect for topping summer desserts - strawberry tart, pavlova, cheesecakes & ice cream!

Homemade Strawberry Jelly & Glaze – a seedless strawberry jam. Perfect for topping summer desserts – strawberry tart, pavlova, cheesecakes & ice cream! I first made this jelly a few years back when we had a glut of strawberries here at the Kitchen Shed. Our four 5 foot by 10 foot plots of Gariguette strawberry …Continue Reading…