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rhubarb rose cake slice with rose macaron and peonies
Rose Rhubarb Orange Cake (Gluten Free)
Chocolate Easter Bunny Birthday Cake
Triple Chocolate Easter Bunny Cake - No Packet Mixes!
pear belle helene dessert with ice cream, toasted hazelnuts and a macaron
French Desserts
Pear Belle Helene (Poire Belle Hélène)
lush pudding in a pool of dark toffee sauce
French Desserts
Sticky Toffee Pudding with Apple
caramel pineapple rice pudding
French Desserts
Caramelised Pineapple Rice Pudding (Riz Condé)
pink macarons on white plate and pink pansy with lemon verbena plant
Vegan Macarons (Using Aquafaba French Meringue)
prune tagine of chicken or turkey with toasted almonds and cone of semolina in background
Mains - Meat
Chicken Prune Tagine - Spicy Comfort Food
pouring creamy sauce from a mini porcelain jug over crispy potatoes and salmon on black plate
Mains - Fish & Seafood
Smoked Tea Beurre Blanc Sauce with Salmon
2 white meringue halves stuck together with cream to look like a melting snowball cake
French Meringue Filled Snowballs
gratin dish with spoon taking out colourful butternut squash, toasted walnuts, chestnuts
Mains - Vegetarian
Butternut Walnut Gratin (Gratin de Butternut et Noix)
fudgy chocolate cake sliced open with chocolate macaron on top
French Desserts
Chocolate Fondant Cake with Ginger (Fondant au Chocolat)
slice of chocolate plate with eiffel tower served with a thin custard sauce
French Desserts
Crème Anglaise with Chai Tea (Thin French Custard)
gratin dish of sliced potato bake with autumn leaves
Mains - Vegetarian
French Creamy Potato Bake (Gratin Dauphinois)
slice of banana chocolate marble cake
Healthy Chocolate Banana Marble Cake
oat biscuits topped with glace cherries on white plate and birthday candles
Melting Moments - Mini Oat Cookies
upturned moulded purple dessert with edible flowers, yellow macaron and shiny blueberries
French Desserts
French Blueberry Lemon Bavarois (With Roasted Coriander)
macaron berry trifle with red blue fruits
Macaron Berry Sherry Trifle (Red, White & Blue)
cornbread sliced as cross-section with colourful roasted veg on top
Light Lunches
Cheesy Cornbread (with Corn, Red Onions and Pepper)
oat crumble squares with a date paste sandwiched in middle, cut on plate with old recipe book and tartan in background
Matrimonial Cake (Oaty Shortbread Date Squares)
Bran Muffins
large rimmed porcelain bowl of creamy soup with a mini macaron as decor
Curried Cauliflower Soup (with Seared Scallops)

Dessert Recipes (mainly French Desserts)

Looking for healthy desserts reduced in sugar? Most are French but here are just the latest: from mini or individual to a big dessert plus many are easy make-ahead and no-bake recipes.

Egg Yolk Recipes

What to do with leftover egg yolks. Use the yolks first (best when fresh) and store the whites covered in the fridge for up to a week to make macarons, meringues etc. Whites also freeze well – so store for later.
Use the filter above to find recipes by number of egg yolks. Here are the latest recipes using 3 egg yolks.

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