Tag: gluten-free baking

Gluten-Free Sweet Shortcrust Pastry

Gluten-Free Sweet Shortcrust Pastry

This is a recipe for a gluten-free sweet shortcrust pastry. The pastry is quite similar in taste and texture to all-butter shortbread cookies. So in a pinch you could use this dough to make those cookies if you like.

Flourless Caramel Chocolate Cake Bars

Flourless Caramel Chocolate Cake Bars

These flourless caramel chocolate cake bars are my homemade gluten-free version of Cadbury’s Caramel Cake Bars. This is a very easy recipe. As I’m using shop-bought salted caramel sauce.

Fruits of the Dark Forest Meringues

Fruits of the Dark Forest Meringues

I call these Fruits of the Dark Forest Meringues because the meringue has some kirsch and cocoa in it – like a Black Forest Gateau. But it’s topped with a different selection of fruit. There’s no  cherries in it.

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Summer Fruit Cake

Summer Fruit Cake

This was a bit of an experiment. I liked the Apricot Almond Cake so much I wanted to see what it would be like using yoghurt rather than just butter in the batter.

Apricot and Almond Cake

Apricot and Almond Cake

Gluten free apricot and almond cake. A mix of apricots, ground almonds, eggs, butter and sugar – and of course a little vanilla extract. It’s easy and oh-so-yummy!

Banana and Chocolate Chunks Loaf

Banana and Chocolate Chunks Loaf

A recipe for banana bread that is buttery, sweet and most definitely a diet-be-damned treat. Continue reading Banana and Chocolate Chunks Loaf