Delicious Honey Butter Gems

These delicious Honey butter gems are so easy to make with only a few ingredients. They can be prepared and baked in less than 30 minutes. They come out of the oven so fresh and golden. The tric is to use a gem iron heated with butter melted on the inside. They cook fast and golden. Here is the recipe: …

Zesty Kiwifruit Muffins Cupcakes

Today I decided to bake these lovely kiwifruit muffins. I love kiwifruit and so naturally a kiwifruit muffin was the ideal breakfast with a hot cup of tea. The total time to make these was under 45 minutes so very easy to make and quick. The kiwifruit soften nicely as they cook. These have a lovely light fluffy texture with …

Easy Black Forest Donut with Chocolate Frosting

I love these doughnuts, but have to careful not to eat too many of them, which is not hard. They have a real light and fluffy texture that’s sweet and literally melt in your mouth on the first bite. There are a few secret tips to getting the texture right which I will share with you when i get the …

Tropical Cupcakes with Passion Fruit Frosting

Do you love cupcakes? How about Tropical Passion Fruit Cupcakes? Hello everyone! It’s Clare here with this week’s Delicious recipe. Just last week we ended up holding a cake stall right at work and since I did not have a whole lot of time to bake, I made some cupcakes. Because it is passion fruit season here in New Zealand …

Chocolate Fish Cupcakes with Raspberry Frosting (Gluten Free)

Chocolate Fish Cupcakes with Raspberry Frosting (Gluten Free) I have a good friend who gets really bad Eczema every time he east something with gluten in it. Sometimes he just can’t resist the urge to have one of those tasty looking cupcakes… but a few hours later suffers the consequences with eczema and pain. If you suffer from a gluten …

Bumblee Cupcakes with Colored Icing

Bumblee Cupcakes with Colored Icing I was over at my sisters place and since they were going out decided to spend some time creating a new cupcake design. I loved the look of the bumblebee so decided I would give it a go. My sister liked it too, so with my newly acquired Fondant set i proceeded to sculpt my …

Adorable Vanilla Ladybird Cupcakes

Adorable Vanilla Ladybird Cupcakes These cupcakes are just so adorable you and especially the kids are really going to love them and love making them too. I had alot of fun cutting out the shapes and you dont need any fancy cutters to do it, just a knife and your fingers to shape the cutouts are enough – although cutters …

Red Velvet Cupcakes with Frosting and Flakes

Red Velvet Cupcakes with Frosting and Flakes I haven’t baked cupcakes for a while so thought i had better try a recipe i had sitting around for a while. Its a red velvet cupcake recipe and the results are really spectacular. I have a sweet tooth for cupcakes and what i like about cupcakes is they not only taste good …

Chicken Soup Recipe with Fresh Vegetables

Chicken Soup Recipe with Fresh Vegetables On those cold wintery nights i just love a good bowl of chicken soup. This one was made by a friend of mine and she was so kind as to give me the recipe. This is really delicious and i know you are going to like it. Chicken has some amazing healing properties. Did …

Cheese and Garlic Pull-Apart Bread

Cheese and Garlic Pull-Apart Bread If you simply have not had the pleasure of trying pull-apart bread before, i need to warn you right now: cheese and garlic bread will never be quite the same ever again. It tastes like fresh garlic bread and in addition you also have the mozzarella cheese that seems to stretch so wonderfully as you …

Whitebait Fritters With Tomatoes

Whitebait Fritters With Tomatoes Prep Time: 10 Mins Cook Time: 2 Mins Alot of people go crazy here over whitebait. Its ridiculously expensive like $170 per kg. But i have good friends that love to sit all day long along river banks and catch these small fish. So when my friend had about a bag full i suggested i would …

Fresh Acorn Squash Crostini with Ricotta, Bacon, and Fried Sage

Fresh Acorn Squash Crostini with Ricotta, Bacon, and Fried Sage Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 30 mins Total time: 40 mins Serves: About 16-20 Crostini* Ingredients 1 loaf of good-quality crusty bread, cut into slices 1 acorn squash 1 package thick-cut bacon, cut into 1″ pieces and cooked until golden brown 1½ cups good-quality ricotta 1 bunch sage leaves …

Garlic Brown Sugar Chicken with Fresh Herbs

Garlic Brown Sugar Chicken with Fresh Herbs So I’ve experienced a serious chicken thigh kick of late. It’s strange since I in no way actually believed I loved chicken thighs till I made use of it with a crock pot honey sesame chicken recipe. After that, I had been hooked. And then I made use of bone in, skin on …

Asparagus Tomato Squares with Parmesan Cheese

Asparagus Tomato  Squares with Parmesan Cheese This straightforward asparagus appetizer is ideal for special occasions or perhaps for a simple lunch. I initially made some of these Asparagus Squares while I needed an alternative way to encourage the children to eat more fresh vegetables. Whilst my children normally eat vegetables, they’d prefer to graze on them rather than sit down …