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Desserts

Bakewell Tart – A Perfect Dessert

A traditional British dessert, hailing from the town of Bakewell, but different to the Bakewell Pudding. When I first started my blog, back in 2014, one of my early posts was for Bakewell Tart. The tart is traditional in the UK and has a few variants. In the stores you can readily by individual ones […]

Desserts

Individual Bakewell Tarts

Whilst on holiday in Canada I took the opportunity to do some baking with my great-nieces.  Today the bake is for individual Bakewell Tarts.  We all love Bakewell Tarts and these individual ones, which could be made in a muffin tin, are ideal as desserts with some cream or custard. In the UK often these […]

Pies & Tarts

Peach & Raspberry Frangipane Tart

I decided upon a frangipane tart today.  Those of you who know Bakewell Tarts will recognise that this recipe is basically that, with some fruit on top.  Since I love Bakewell Tart I knew for sure that I would enjoy this.  The recipe is from The Radio Times, courtesy of the Great British Bake Off […]

Cakes, Pastries

London Cheesecake

Now this is a treat from my childhood.  In those days they were known just as cheesecakes.  But I suppose with the advent of that glutinous, cloying cheesy type tart that is so popular these days my childhood favourite has had to change its’ name. A London Cheesecake is a puff pastry with a jam […]