10 Sep 2016

Kiwi Cupcakes

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Kiwis are a delicious summer fruit and an interesting variation to cupcakes. These have strawberry buttercream on top.

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28 Feb 2015

Kiwi Tart

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There’s been a pack of kiwis has been staring at me from the fruit bowl for the last couple of weeks.¬†This kiwi tart looks fantastic and tastes good too. Unlike some disastrous lemon tarts from the past, the curd sets¬†without refrigeration to a stable consistency.

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08 Jul 2014

Peach and Kiwi Jam

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Didn’t need much thickening, this one set to a decent consistency after 20 mins of boiling.

Peach and Kiwi Jam
 
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Serves: 6 x 8oz jars
Ingredients
  • 400g peaches (about 3 large)
  • 200g kiwis (about 3 medium)
  • 700g jam sugar
  • 60ml lemon juice
  • 3 vanilla pods
Directions
  1. Peel and chop the peaches and kiwis.
  2. Boil in a pan with the jam sugar and lemon juice.
  3. Use a potato masher to mashup up any big chunks.
  4. After 10 mins or so, add the vanilla pods. Carry on boiling/stirring until thick and jammy, then ladle into clean jars.
  5. Boil, submerged, in a waterbath for 10 mins.

03 Jul 2014

Strawberry and Kiwi Jam

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Strawberries are cheap and I always end up with way more than I can eat. Throw a couple of kiwis and some ginger in with them for about 8x 8fl oz pots.


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25 May 2014

Fresh Fruit Tart

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This has an almond shortbread base, almond custard filling and is loaded with fresh fruit.


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