Sweet Season … Australia Day Treats (Peach Pavlova Slice, Green and Gold Lamingtons, Milo Biscuits and Scones)

It is Australia Day tomorrow, January 26 and just like what I have been doing for the past five years, there will be iconic Aussie baked goodies like lamingtons and pavlova. This year though, I am making an extra effort into putting together an afternoon tea of scones ( with jam and cream, of course), lamingtons, […]

In Season Now … Peach Iced Tea

Summertime down under and there is no denying it with temperatures set to soar to high 30s the next few days. Yesterday was a scorching 38C degrees in the city, with inland temperature registering up to 41C degrees. Beaches were packed of course and so were the malls where some take advantage of the season […]

In Season Now … Balsamic Strawberries, Grilled Honeyed Figs and Raspberries Pavlova

Last week of summer down under and I am taking advantage of all the fruits in season. I love summer fruits and use them as much as I can to create delicious treats like this grown-up version of berry pavlova. Has anyone tried balsamic strawberries? Fresh strawberries soaked or tossed in fruity balsamic vinegar is […]