Baklava Cheesecake

RECIPE: The filo pastry I made for my Spanakopita was a large enough quantity to make two things, so a dessert it was. I thought of making baklava but I usually find it too sweet and in searching online for baklava recipes I happened upon this cheesecake. Perfect. I followed the recipe except fresh cranberries…

Honey Roll

I was really disappointed I didn’t manage to roll the cake for the Honey Comb-Over without cracking it, so I tried again with the same cake mix. I laid a tea towel on the bench, sprinkled it with desiccated coconut then dropped the hot cake onto the towel and laid another tea towel over the…

Honey Comb-Over

RECIPE: When I’m fantasising about attempting recipes in a more complicated cookbook, I always start with one of the more simple options so I can build confidence. I used the recipes from Zumbo for the cake, honeycomb, crème pâtissiére and buttercream, but didn’t make the glaze. More on that later. COMPONENTS: First step is the…