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Blackberry and Coconut Hand Pies

Blackberry and Coconut Hand Pies For the shortcrust 300g plain all purpose flour 145g butter softened 2-3tbsp iced water For the Filling 1/2c caster sugar 2c thawed blackberries 1tbsp honey 1/2c desiccated coconut icing sugar egg wash Directions 1. Set … Continue reading

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Apricot Custard Danish

So my housemate, Tracyโ€™s parents gave me some delicious stewed apricots from their home tree as they have been inundated with them this season, and they know I like to cook. So I have made a clean apricot, almond and … Continue reading

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Persian Sweet Potato Filo Triangles

Crispy on the outside, a combination of flavours and spices on the inside. For something a little bit different why not try this? I made 7 larger triangles, but you could make up to 14 smaller ones, perfect finger food. … Continue reading

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What to do with leftovers?

There is no point throwing out leftovers, it’s basically like tipping water down the drain. Buy why throw out a dish or elements of a dish because you don’t want to eat them in their current state? Take pasta for … Continue reading

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A three course reward meal – oysters, ribs and apple pie

I’m not exactly in competition prep just yet, but that doesn’t mean I don’t focus on having the majority of my diet clean and healthy but still treating myself when I want too, it’s all about moderation and something I am still learning. … Continue reading

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