Desserts

cranberry poached pears

Cranberry Poached Pears

‘Tis the season to start conjuring up deliciously spiced dishes using seasonal ingredients and I can’t think of a nicer way to start than with a healthy dessert, or breakfast if you choose! I don’t know anyone who doesn’t love poached spiced mulled wine pears at this time of year, […]

 

Piña Colada Ice Lollies

  Just because we are nearing the end of summer doesn’t mean we have to forfeit our favourite summer desserts… in fact these piña colada ice lollies are delicious all year round. I mean cocktails are allowed all year round so why not ice lolly cocktails too! These can be […]

 
A delicious light and airy angel food cake served with mascarpone cream and berries

Berry Angel Food Cake

You will love my recipe for Berry Angel Food Cake… light and airy it’ll take you to new heights! So aptly named, this berry angel food cake is made with lightly whipped eggs and no fat whatsoever to give it a light fluffy texture and is delicious served with mascarpone cream […]

 
A delicious recipe for strawberry lime coconut tart with all the flavours of summer

Strawberry Lime Coconut Tart

I’ve always been partial to strawberries and cream but by adding lime and coconut cream it brings strawberries and cream to another level! When you see Irish strawberries for sale you know summer is on its way…  

 
summer berry terrine

Summer Berry Rose Terrine

Summer is finally on its way so it got me thinking or maybe I should say dreaming….whenever I think of summer I dream of plump summer berries, chilled rosé wine and the sweet fragrance of summer flowers, but imagine combining these in a dessert and you’ll have the most delicious summer […]

 
healthy cake pops

Healthy Cake Pops

Easter is the perfect time to bake with your children and these healthy cake pops are the perfect recipe. They’re fun, they’re pretty, they’re tasty and ….  

 
avocado brownies

Avocado Brownies

I had the most wonderful surprise for Mother’s Day this year with a present of these avocado brownies! My daughters secretly baked them and devised the recipe together and they were so good we decided to bake them again together…  

 
chia seed pudding

Very Berry Chia Seed Pudding

Spring is in the air here in Ireland so it got me dreaming of a refreshing dessert to make that spring feeling last: introducing my very berry chia seed pudding. It is so light you feel you’re floating on air, it is so very berry you can imagine you are […]

 
apricot and coconut spelt cake

Apricot and Coconut Spelt Cake

There’s something special about fresh apricots which turn a plain cake into a delicious cake and this recipe for apricot and coconut spelt cake is no exception! In the Mediterranean region these fruits are abundant at this time of year. Fresh apricots are full of beta-carotene (Vitamin A), Vitamin C […]

 
Chocolate Lava Cake

Chocolate Lava Cake

Clean eating doesn’t mean sacrificing the good things in life like chocolate lava cake! Once you try this recipe you’ll be hooked and you’ll enjoy it even more knowing it’s full of goodness… made with raw cacao and olive oil and substituting sugar with xylitol it is delicious topped with […]