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Mum’s crumble topping

I’ve been eating this crumble topping since I was a kids. It isn’t the healthiest topping out there, but it works well for me: given my allergy to oats, it is rare that I can find a ‘healthier’ crumble topping … Continue reading

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Flaky, nutty pastry goodness

I generally shy away from filo pastry. I find it tricky to work with, and good quality pastry is hard to find. I certainly don’t have the skills to make it myself. There are, however, plenty of exceptions! This is … Continue reading

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You get back in the kitchen and make me some pie!

If I were Eric Cartman (from Southpark, for the non-fans) I’d be demanding this pie all the time. This is really just an apple pie, but the thing that makes it (apart from good quality apples) is the pastry. This … Continue reading

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How do ya like them apples?

We have two apple trees in our backyard, which are at the stage of producing a reasonable amount of fruit. There are two varieties: Cox’s Orange Pippin, which has a strong, but sweet acid bite and good crunch; and Lady … Continue reading

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