Classic Lemon Tart with Sweet Lemon Zest and salade de fleurs

Makes 2 tarts, serves 4 500g sweet pastry (see recipe below) Sweet lemon zest and salade de fleurs to garnish Lemon filling: makes 750ml 5…

Buller Wines Rare Tokay with Eton Mess

In terms of world-famous wines, it’s impossible not to respectfully mention the region of Rutherglen, Victoria and in particular Buller Wines’ rare collection of fortified…

Chocolate Fondant with Cacao Jelly

Chocolate Fondant with Cacao Jelly, Chocolate Crumble and Beetroot Ice-cream Chocolate Fondant Makes 6 fondant ramekins Melted butter for greasing ramekins Cacao powder for dusting…

Baby Banoffee Pies with Yileena Park Botrytis Semillon

Serves 6-8 Sweet Pastry – Makes 500g 140g cold unsalted butter, diced 100g icing sugar Pinch salt 1 egg, lightly whisked 230g plain flour 20g…

Chestnut Bonet Recipe

A chestnut bonet with pickled orange, candied orange, orange jelly and chestnut crumble is the ultimate adult dessert indulgence. Richard’s bonet – a classic dish…

Poached Quince Tarte Tatin

Poached Quince Tarte Tatin with chestnut puff pastry and buttermilk icecream Chestnut Puff Pastry – Makes 1.2kg puff pastry (enough for 8-10 Tartes Tatin) 300g plain flour…

Chocolate and Hazelnut Dacquoise recipe

Serves 6  Dacquoise meringue 50g Lindt dark chocolate, chopped finely 100g sultanas, chopped 200g caster sugar 4 free-range egg whites (about 140g) 2 tsp Dutch…

Spiced Poached Fruits Recipes

Pear in Mulled Wine 6 pears, peeled 10 cloves 2 cinnamon quills 1 tsp ground nutmeg 1 cup brown sugar 2 cups cold water Zest…

Mini Black Forest Cake with mascarpone white chocolate mousse

Throughout the deeper reaches of the Swiss and Austrian alpine valleys, German forests and Russian villages, traditional winter foods, preserving techniques and family recipes are…

Rosewater Meringue with Poached Fruits

Rosewater Meringue with Poached Fruits with poached strawberries and rhubarb, vanilla mascarpone cheese and dried rose petals  Serves 5 Rosewater Meringue Pre-heat oven to 90C 6…