Man vs. dessert

Man vs. dessert

I got a bit of a gripe today. When I go out for a nice meal, the type where you have got dressed up and are rather excited about as opposed to the one where you can’t be bothered to cook at home, I like to have a few more than my usual courses. It is a treat after...
Chocolate Truffle with Coffee Cream

Chocolate Truffle with Coffee Cream

Serves 6-8 Ingredients 150g plain chocolate 115g creamed coconut 50g unsalted butter 250g finely chopped ready to eat dried pineapple 200g crushed shortbread biscuits 300ml double cream 2tbs rum 1tbs instant coffee granules 450ml single cream Method Line a 900g loaf...

Plum and Ginger Crumble

Plum & ginger crumble with gingered cream – serves 4 Heat oven to 180C Ingredients 500g ripe plums 2 knobs preserved ginger 150g soft breadcrumbs [brioche for example] 75g demerara sugar 75g butter 150ml double cream 1-2 tbs of ginger syrup Method Halve and...