Blueberries

  • Seasonal fruit tart with crème patisserie

    Serves 10-12 Preparation time – 2 hours  Cooling – 30 mins Ingredients For the date and walnut pastry:300 pitted dates250g ground walnuts150g ground almondsPinch of salt For the crème patisserie:600ml almond...

  • Blueberry focaccia

    Makes: 1 large loafServes: 6-8Preparation time: 30 minutesRising: 45-60 minutesCook time: 30-35 minutesIngredients1 orange, rind only, pared away in strips with a vegetable peeler1 lemon, rind only, pared away in...

  • Chocolate and cherry tiffin

    Makes: 30 piecesPreparation time: 15 minutesCooking time: refrigerate overnightIngredients250g digestive biscuits300g 85% cocoa solids dark chocolate100g unsalted butter150g golden syrup100g dried blueberries100g walnut pieces (you could also use pecans, hazelnuts...

  • Easy peasy lemon and blueberry tart

    Short of time but want to make a pud for a Saturday supper or Sunday lunch? This can be quickly put together and left in the fridge until you are...

  • Gluten-free blueberry muffins

    Dish type: MuffinsServes 6Ingredients2 happy eggs250g gluten-free self raising flour120ml milk100g caster sugar150g butter1 small punnet blueberriesMethod1. Mix the butter and caster sugar together until they form a light creamy...

  • Gluten-free caramelised blueberry tart

    Dish type: Dessert The brittle sugared top on this purple-juiced blueberry tart is a perfect contrast to the softly set cinnamon custard. Serves: 6-8 Prep time: 30 minutesCooking time 45-50...

  • British cheesecake with warm blueberries

    Ingredients (makes 9 squares) 150ml (1/4 pint) orange juice 14 sponge fingers (boudoir biscuits) 1 x 200g (7oz) tub low fat soft cheese 150g (5oz) natural Greek-style yogurt 2 eggs...

  • Blueberry crumble loaf

    Ingredients (Serves 8–10) For the sponge 190g (7oz) unsalted butter, softened, plus extra for greasing 190g (7oz) plain flour, plus extra for dusting 190g (7oz) caster sugar 3 eggs 1...
  • Blueberry breakfast scones

    Ingredients (Makes approx 8) 50g/2oz fresh blueberries 175g/6oz self-raising flour 50g/2oz oatbran 1 tsp baking powder 50g/2oz low-fat margarine 25g/1oz caster sugar 7 tbsp semi-skimmed milk Low-fat spread and reduced-sugar...
  • Dragon-blood punch

    Ingredients (Serves 4) 500ml/18fl oz Pomegreat Pomegranate Juice, chilled 250ml/9fl oz grape juice, chilled 250ml/9fl oz ginger ale, chilled Fresh blueberries to serve MethodPour the Pomegreat, together with the grape...