Christmas Mince Pies

Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas to us Brits without our traditional Mince Pies. Dozens are made and devoured during this festive season and enjoyed as a teatime treat with a cup of tea, a glass of sherry, or as dessert with whipped cream. A custom dating from the middle ages say that if you eat a […]

Cherry Clafoutis made Gluten Free

A puffy, eggy, not too sweet pudding with a delicious soft fruit layer, that’s equally good for a breakfast treat. This French classic was adapted from the original Julia Childs recipe and I’m glad to say converts excellently to a gluten free version. Any fruit can be substituted for cherries, blueberries are an excellent alternative, […]

Raspberry Almond Tartlets

Similar to an English Bakewell Tart, these little tartlets are easy to make and will definitely please your happy guests. They’ll never know they’re eating gluten free! A flaky, light pastry crust encases a thin layer of jam and is topped with frangipan – a moist, lightly sweetened, almond flavored sponge. I adapted the recipe […]