Desserts Recipes

Ultra Mel Custard Dome Recipe

INGREDIENTS 2 cups ultra mel custard. 2 cups vanilla ice-cream. 1 cup glazed fruit, chopped. castor sugar for sprinkling. mint or strawberries or cherries for garnish. STEPS In a bowl mix the custard, ice-cream and chopped glazed fruit together. Take a glass or metal mixing bowl and line the inside of the bowl completely with […]

Icing Recipes

Orange Butter Icing Recipe

INGREDIENTS 125g soft butter OR margarine OR a mixture of the two. 490ml icing sugar. pinch of salt. orange juice. 5ml grated orange rind. 5ml vanilla essence. METHOD Using an electric beater cream the butter/margarine, icing sugar, salt, orange rind and enough orange juice to make a mixture of spreading consistency. Stir in the vanilla […]

Recipes Snacks

Puffs Recipe

INGREDIENTS PASTRY 250ml water. 125ml butter. 250ml flour. pinch of salt. 4 extra-large eggs. 5ml baking powder. METHOD Preheat oven to 200°C. Grease a baking tray. In a saucepan on the stove boil the water and butter. Remove from heat. Add the flour and salt. Return to the stove and stir rapidly with a wooden […]

Desserts Recipes

Creamy Chocolate Dessert With Cherries Recipe

INGREDIENTS 1 litre ultra mel custard. 180g dark chocolate. 1 chocolate sponge cake. 225g pitted black cherries (Retain cherry juice). 2 chocolate flakes. 1 tablespoon cocoa. 250ml fresh cream. STEPS In a medium saucepan on the stove gently heat 500ml ultra mel custard. Break up the chocolate and add to the custard. Once melted remove […]

Cakes & Cookies Recipes

Nutty Brownies Recipe

INGREDIENTS 250g Margarine. 3 slabs dark chocolate, chopped. 6 eggs (at room temperature). 2 cups brown sugar. ½ cup castor sugar. 2 teaspoons vanilla essence. 2 cups cake flour. 1 cup peacan or macadamia nuts, chopped. 1 cup chocolate chips. STEPS Preheat oven to 180°C. Grease an oven pan (about 26 x 33cm), line with […]

Main Meal Recipes

Fried Chicken Recipe

INGREDIENTS 100ml cake flour. 100ml cornflake crumbs. 20ml chicken stock powder. 10ml ground pepper. 1ml curry powder. 2ml paprika. 4 chicken thighs. 4 chicken drumsticks. salt. 4 eggs, whisked in a large bowl. 30ml oil. foil. STEPS Preheat oven to 180°C. Grease an ovenproof dish with a wire rack with non-stick spray. In a bowl […]

Desserts Recipes

Creamy Chocolate Mousse Recipe

Creamy Chocolate Mousse INGREDIENTS 150g dark chocolate, broken into squares. 50ml strong black coffee. 50ml butter. 3 eggs, separated. 250ml cream, chilled. INSTRUCTIONS In a saucepan on the stove over a low heat melt the chocolate and coffee. Add the butter. Mix until the butter has melted. In a bowl beat the egg yolks. Add […]