Lemon Pie with Olive Oil & Sea Salt

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Traditional lemon pie/bars balance the sourness and sweetness of  the lemon curd with a rich buttery shortbread crust. This recipe adds extra notes of flavour to the mix: the compelling bitterness of olive oil to cut some of that sweetness and a touch of sea salt sprinkled on top.

Whole Wheat Breakfast Muffins

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How many of you have woken up in the middle of the night feeling like having a sweet or a quick snack.Raise of hands for those who spend several minutes staring at the refrigerator thinking what to eat. Experts may connect your food cravings to deficiencies in bodies, well I agree that is one way to look at it, but another way to look at it is do something about those cravings.Usually when you crave chocolate you are feeling deficient in magnesium, cocoa and banana are good supplements with magnesium in them.

Roasted Tomatoes with Balsamic Vinegar Reduction on Crostini

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Bruschetta as most of you know is an amazing antipasto from Italy. It consists of roasted crostini or french baguette grilled in butter topped off with veggies and fruits.My favourite toppings on a bruschetta are cheese, grilled tomatoes, basil and onion.Today I took bruschetta to the next level by adding a glaze made with balsamic vinegar which is a game changer. Its like I have been transported to food heaven, this is a magical orgasmic dish that is unparalleled in taste to anything you have ever tried. I am not exaggerating when I say this but not trying this recipe is a crime against humanity.

Valentine Linzer Cookies

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Valentine’s day is almost here and her I am with another fantastic dessert for valentine’s day.These buttery cookies won’t just melt in your mouth they are sure to melt hearts.You need very few ingredients and not a lot of skills for this one. Just don’t be tempted to over-mix or over-bake and you’ll do justRead more

Valentine’s Day Special Lemon Crinkle Cookies

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Valentine’s Day Special Lemon Crinkle Cookies.Lemon cookies are yummy crumbly soft cookies made with a very few ingredients.They have a very light buttery texture and taste incredibly good.You can top them with caramel, chocolate, meringue, lime zest or add in berries of your choice. You can also use avocado instead of butter and make a vegan low fat version of this cookie.The base of this recipe is derives from the Indian Shortbread Cookie or Nankhatai but I have modified it a little bit to make my version of crumbly zesty shortbread cookies.They bake in almost no time and since the ingredients  are completely in your hand you can make them as rich and fatty or as healthy as possible.

Chunky Valentine’s Day Special Chocolate Cookies

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Chunky Valentine’s Day Special Chocolate Cookies.Chocolate is  natural aphrodisiac. What better dessert to make for Valentine’s day than chunky decadent chocolate chip cookies.This recipe is super simple and idiot proof. There is no way you can screw this one up.The best part about this recipe is that it comes together so quickly and requires a handful of ingredients only which you probably already have on hand.

Valentine’s Day Special Swiss Meringue Sandwiches

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  Valentine’s day is just around the corner and what better than making these sweet and decadent desserts for your friends and family.Except the part where you have to whip the egg whites the whole process of making a meringue is quite easy.Invest in a good hand blender and you wouldn’t find this recipe hardRead more

Charred Pavlova

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If you are looking for a perfect spring time dessert you have come to the right place.Pavlova is a light, airy, decadent dessert that pairs so well with other condiments on your brunch table.This one is my go to dessert during the strawberry season.Pavlova, a classic Australian dessert is a great example of how theRead more