Black Forest Pudding

Black Forest Pudding is the perfect Christmas pudding alternative, liqueur soaked cherries top this steamed chocolate pudding - delicious!

Black Forest Pudding is the perfect Christmas pudding alternative, liqueur soaked cherries top this steamed chocolate pudding – delicious! Don’t you find there’s usually someone at the dinner table who doesn’t like traditional Christmas pudding ? Part of my preparations each year is the challenge to serve Christmas pudding and a tasty alternative rather than …Continue Reading…

Vegetable Biryani

Adapted Vegetable Biryani as cooked in a slow cooker | Sarah James | https://www.talesfromthekitchenshed.com

  Biryani is traditionally cooked “Dum Pukt”. Translated as “choking off the steam”, Dum Pukt is a cooking technique where food is cooked in its own juices and steam in a sealed container in a slow fire – this means a slow cooker is ideally suited to an adapted biryani recipe.     Vegetable Biryani …Continue Reading…

Slow Cooker Self Saucing Mocha Pudding

If you thought Slow Cookers or Crockpots were just for soups, stews and one pot meals, think again and make room for dessert ! Who can resist a hot chocolate pudding for dessert ? This delicious pudding comes in its own pool of sumptuous chocolate and Tia Maria sauce. It’s so easy to make with …Continue Reading…