Category: Bake

Cranberry, Frangipan and Mincemeat Tart 4

Irish Cranberry, Frangipane and Mincemeat Tart

This Christmas tart is a keeper. Just close your eyes and imagine: a base of crisp, short pastry, just enough alcoholic mincemeat to make you think Christmas, a layer of moist, almondy frangipane, all...

Homemade sourdough loaves 10

Sourdough from starter, revisited

It was a loaf of sourdough that nearly killed me. To be more accurate, it was a piece of strong, chewy rewena paraoa, a Maori potato-based sourdough that saw me off. Is it any...

Homemade burger buns 1

Homemade burger buns

While it hasn’t exactly been a barbeque summer, we’ve still taken every opportunity to have homemade burgers, especially since I got this recipe licked. While the burgers – be they thick, meaty beef ones, large flat...