Pastry Dish

Chocolate summer berry tart

Even if you don’t make your own pastry that often, this recipe is so simple that it’s worth the extra effort. The topping could also be tropical fruit or roasted rhubarb, just make sure whatever you use it’s generously piled high.

New Zealand Woman's Weekly|Nov 29, 2019

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  • Profiteroles with homemade mango curd

    Create little morsels of sweetness with this mango profiteroles recipe! Homemade pastries are filled with cream and silky mango curd - making a bite-sized dessert that is perfect for your next summer dinner party.

    Food|Nov 25, 2019

  • Chicken, cranberry and brie filo parcels

    Is there any combination quite as tasty as chicken, cranberry and brie? Wrap this delectable mixture up in crispy filo pastry to make little parcels that are bursting with flavour - perfect as a Christmas starter or take-a-plate idea.

    Nadia|Nov 25, 2019

  • Rustic raspberry mille-feuille

    We don't think there's anything quite as heavenly as layers of light, crispy pastry filled with cream and zingy raspberries. Try this mille-feuille for dessert this Christmas... or just whenever you want something a little special!

    Food|Nov 21, 2019

  • Vegetarian Wellington with mushroom and pecan stuffing

    This vegetarian take on beef Wellington makes a filling and flavoursome dish that's special enough for a dinner party - or even your Christmas spread! Serve with our rich mushroom gravy and roast veggies for a complete meal.

    Food|Nov 21, 2019

  • Nici Wickes' sweet Christmas mince shortcake

    Try something new with your Christmas fruit mince this year with Nici Wickes’ Christmas shortcake. A sweet, crumbly crust is filled with her mum’s ever-reliable mincemeat recipe, and makes a gorgeous gift for friends and family.

    New Zealand Woman's Weekly|Nov 18, 2019

  • Spinach and sausage pull-apart pie

    This pull-apart pastry pie is a fantastic dish to whip up for your next gathering. It looks and tastes incredible, but it really is extra simple to make. The spinach and sausage filling is bound to be a crowd-pleaser!

    Food To Love|Oct 06, 2019

  • Baked ricotta tartlets with zingy orange zest

    These ricotta tartlets will be the star of the show at your next morning tea or as a dessert at your upcoming dinner party. Homemade pastry is filled with a silky mixture of ricotta and orange, creating a gorgeous combo of crunchy and creamy.

    New Zealand Taste|Sep 11, 2019

  • Berry pie sandwich

    A gorgeous mix between a slice and a sandwich, this sweet treat combines golden and crispy homemade pastry with a bubbling and jammy berry filling. It's perfect eaten cold for morning or afternoon tea!

    New Zealand Woman's Weekly|Sep 10, 2019

  • Beef, beer and blue cheese pie

    This pie is an absolute winner – hearty and rich, packed full of meat and gravy, spiked with tangy blue cheese and topped with flaky pastry. Make it on a chilly evening to warm you up from the inside out.

    New Zealand Woman's Weekly|Sep 02, 2019

  • Winter vegetable pie with homemade tomato sauce

    If you’re trying to incorporate more veges into your weeknight meals, then we’ve got you covered. This hearty vege pie is tasty and nourishing, and will leave you with enough leftovers for everyone's lunch.

    Nadia|Aug 14, 2019

  • Squished apple tart

    Pastry, caramelised apple and ice cream is a combination that’s pretty hard to beat. This is more or less a fine apple tart but the apple becomes almost like an apple-sauce topping. It’s delicious.

    Nadia|Jul 21, 2019

  • Rich dark chocolate tart with poached pears

    This luxurious tart is the ultimate in sweet indulgence. Rich, silky dark chocolate is topped with delightful honeyed walnuts and served alongside juicy poached pears - what more could you want in a dessert?

    Food|Jul 19, 2019

  • Spinach, blue cheese and ricotta galettes

    Cheese lovers, listen up - these spinach, blue cheese and ricotta galettes are a dream come true! Encased in a golden pastry shell and topped with walnuts, this recipe is everything you need for a midweek dinner.

    Nadia|Jul 11, 2019