Blueberry coconut streusel tart

Adapted from Thalia Ho's (Butterandbrioche.com) "Raspberry Almond Streusel".  Ingredients for the pastry: flour, 175g caster sugar, 70g 100g unsalted butter, cold egg yolk, 1 cold water for the streusel: plain flour, 35g golden caster sugar, teaspoon salt, pinch unsalted butter, cold, 20g flaked coconut/coconut chips, 20g for the coconut frangipane: unsalted butter, room temperature, 80g… Continue reading Blueberry coconut streusel tart

Vegan peach and coconut butterfly cakes

  Admittedly the first deliberately vegan bake I've created, I was convinced to enter into the realm of vegan baking after some of the best and richest chocolate cake of my life incidentally happened to be vegan. My reservations that vegan-ised baking would be simply disappointing and lacklustre in comparison to regular bakes have now… Continue reading Vegan peach and coconut butterfly cakes

Refined sugar free lemon & coconut shortbread biscuits

When all said and done, there's not much that competes with a shortbread biscuit. So much so that it can, and often is, rightfully considered a household staple. Rather sadly, I've now taken too much interest in nutrition to fully enjoy the classic all-butter, all-sugar version on an everyday basis... (only fairly often). After now… Continue reading Refined sugar free lemon & coconut shortbread biscuits