Dessert

Food magazine's chocolate mud cake

This heavenly chocolate mud cake recipe was long lost from an issue in the 1990s, until it was tracked down by a loyal reader on Facebook. Now we can enjoy the indulgent goodness all over again!

Food|Aug 30, 2019

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  • Labne cheesecake with ruby fruit salad

    Create a gorgeous centrepiece for a special-occasion dessert with our stunning labne cheesecake recipe. Modernly styled with a ruby-red topping of pomegranate and strawberries, this silky delight is worth every inch of effort.

    New Zealand Taste|Aug 29, 2019

  • Chocolate milk terrine

    This dessert is just a little bit magical! It’s easy to make, turns out of the tin like a dream and is much less rich than it looks. Give it a go - it's perfect for occasions when you're after something a little bit special.

    New Zealand Woman's Weekly|Aug 27, 2019

  • Baked rhubarb rice pudding

    We just can’t get enough of this rice pudding – it’s creamy and rich, spiked with tart rhubarb to temper the sweet creaminess of the custard. It puts a deliciously modern twist on a comforting childhood dessert!

    New Zealand Woman's Weekly|Aug 27, 2019

  • 10 gluten-free ideas for baking with citrus

    Create zingy baking that everyone can enjoy with these gluten-free citrus recipes. Using everything from trusty lemon to tangy grapefruit, these cakes, slices and biscuits are perfect for a light afternoon tea or dessert.

    Food To Love|Aug 20, 2019

  • No7 Balmac's condensed milk flan with orange marmalade

    Penny Allan of Dunedin's No7 Balmac shares the recipe for their silky-smooth condensed milk flan, so you can enjoy a gorgeous restaurant-style dessert whenever you like! Pair with their orange marmalade for an added treat.

    Food|Aug 19, 2019

  • Caramel ginger steamed pudding with brandy custard

    This gorgeous steamed pudding is such a treat on a cold winter's night. The sweet caramel pairs beautifully with the gently spicy crystallised ginger, not to mention the luxurious brandy-spiked custard sauce!

    Food|Aug 16, 2019

  • Dark chocolate and ricotta mousse

    Make yourself a luxurious dessert with this silky-smooth dark chocolate and ricotta mousse. Sweetened by Medjool dates and honey, with delightful crunches from pomegranate seeds and pistachios, this recipe is a delight!

    Woman's Day (NZ edition)|Aug 14, 2019

  • Rhubarb pudding cake

    This scrumptious rhubarb pudding cake is the perfect way to ramp up the comfort and is exceptional served for dessert with cream, ice cream or custard.

    Food|Aug 13, 2019

  • Gluten-free orange drizzle cake

    This gluten-free orange drizzle cake is about as light and fluffy as they come! Enjoy a slice for an indulgent afternoon tea or a sweet-but-not-too-sweet dessert, served generously with that glorious orange syrup.

    New Zealand Woman's Weekly|Aug 06, 2019

  • Lovely lemon slice recipes

    Tangy yet sweet, it's always hard to stop at just one square of lemon slice. Try our best recipes including lemon cheesecake slice, lemon coconut slice and lemon fruit and nut slice.

    Food To Love|Jul 24, 2019

  • Delicious chocolate orange dessert recipes

    We Kiwis love the flavour collision of chocolate and orange, so try one of these delicious choc-orange recipes including mud cake, scones, tarts and muffins. Yum!

    Food To Love|Jul 24, 2019

  • Berry crumble for one

    Nici Wickes always has frozen berries on hand so she can whip up a crumble at the drop of a hat - not a bad rule to live by, in our opinion! A crumble is very easily scaled down for one, like in this sweet and simple recipe.

    New Zealand Woman's Weekly|Jul 22, 2019

  • Mug mud cake pudding

    Who doesn’t love a winter pudding to warm up with on a cold night? Cooking for one doesn’t need to be hard either - this mug mud cake pudding is scaled down to suit you, fitting perfectly into one large or two smaller mugs.

    New Zealand Woman's Weekly|Jul 22, 2019