Chocolate Mousse & Freeze-Dried Berry Tarts

You might have noticed that I love adding a touch of freeze-dried berries (mainly raspberries) to finish off recipes, just because it makes them look that little bit prettier while also adding a splash of colour and touch of flavour. So when the opportunity came up to work with Lio-Liocious, a European freeze-drying company specialising […]

No-Bake Chocolate Avocado Tart

You may have seen my post recently featuring North West-based family-run business (going for over 70 years!), Creamline Dairies, where I shared a classic Shepherd’s Pie recipe using some of the groceries and meat as part of their #bestoflocal campaign. The dairy’s doorstep delivery service combines all that’s great about the traditional milk round, with […]

Cinnamon Roasted Fig & Orange Tartlets

Imagine: An almondy, orange-scented buttery pastry case. A thick, smooth and decadent orange infused cream filling. Topped off with caramelised, cinnamon roasted figs to go on top, sprinkled with aromatic rose petals. HELLO. Well, all that is a true story, as you’ll see from the recipe below. What’s even BETTER, is that everything described above […]

Cherry Bakewell Protein Cheesecake Pot

Cherries and almonds are two of my favourite ingredients combined, a taste sensation match made in heaven. Who doesn’t love the sweet and sharpness of cherries with the comforting, nutty aromas of almonds? What’s even better is that the PhD Nutrition Cherry Bakewell diet whey protein powder actually tastes like the real dessert! This pretty, […]

Clean Chocolate Caramel Mousse Tartlets

This simple but delicious dessert recipe is ideal if you want to impress friends or family. A sweet ‘flapjack’ casing with a rich, creamy, chocolate and caramel filling, you’d never guess the secret ingredients – sweet potato and butternut squash! Blended with cacao and Beloved date nectar, these work a treat and the result is […]

Chocolate & Chia Seed Mousse & Natvia Berry Dessert

Sometimes I fancy something sweet after dinner that’s going to fill me up while also offering nutritional benefits; not just empty calories or refined sugar. Chia seeds are one of my kitchen cupboard essentials, powerful little seeds which expand into a gel when soaked in liquid. Using Natvia as a natural sweetener, this chocolate, tofu […]