Cream

  • Clotted cream and strawberry ice cream recipe

    Prep time: 15 minsFreezing time: 8 hoursIngredients2 large free-range eggs125g caster sugar2 x 227g tub of Rodda's Cornish Clotted Cream250ml full-fat milk250f British strawberries, hulled and halvedMethodWhisk the eggs in...

  • Chocolate brownie meringue gateau recipe

    Servings: 16 Preparation time: 20 minutes Cooking time: 45 minutesIngredientsBase:200g plain chocolate, roughly chopped 200g Stork Block 250g icing sugar  3 medium eggs  115g plain flourMeringue:4 egg whites1/4 teaspoon cream of...

  • Clotted cream fudge

    Receiving homemade gifts is such a treat, so make a batch of this fudge and pack in pretty little boxes or jars. Preparation time: 10 minutesCooking time: up to 10...

  • Strawberry, ricotta, lemon and cream tart

    Serves 6Preparation time: 30 minutesCooking time: 25 minutesIngredientsFor the pastry100g cold butter175g plain flour1 tbsp caster sugar1 eggA little cold waterFor filling the tart200ml double cream1 x 250g tub of...

  • Practical beauty: Makeup allergies

    If you have sensitive skin, it can be an expensive business trying out different brands and products to find out which work best for you. So we've put together a...

  • Panna cotta with strawberry compote

    Ingredients (makes 10) 3 gelatine leaves 1 vanilla pod 1ltr/1¾ pt double cream 135g/4¾oz caster sugar For the compote 250g/9oz strawberries, rinsed and hulled 100g/4oz caster sugar MethodPut the gelatine...

  • Passion fruit crème brulee

    Ingredients (makes 4) 3 large passion fruit60g caster sugar3 egg yolks30ml milk300ml double cream (I use a 284ml tub normally and add a splash more milk)Demerera or caster sugar for...

  • Strawberry and Cream Cake

    INGREDIENTS 75g/3oz Trex, at room temperature, plus extra for greasing 125g/4½oz self-raising flour 1 tsp baking powder Pinch of salt 115g/4¼oz caster sugar 2 eggs 3 tbsp milk ½ tsp...

  • Pink Scotch drink

    Ingredients 50ml Monkey Shoulder 20ml Cream 20ml Milk 4-5 Raspberries 10ml crème de Framboise Teaspoon of Honey MethodShake all the ingredients with ice and strain over cubed ice in a...
  • The cat who got the cream

    Have you ever got home from the supermarket and spent hours trying to whip cream that just wouldn’t thicken only to realise it’s single cream? Use this to remember it...
  • Strawberry Milkshake

    Independent 3 oz semi-skimmed milk 6 oz of good quality Vanilla Ice Cream 2 oz of Whipped Cream to top 5-6 Large Strawberries One Maraschino Cherry MethodBlend milk with 5-6...
  • Rhubarb mess

    Ingredients (serves two)For the meringues 2 egg whites 60g muscavado sugar 60g caster sugarFor the rhubarb 150g rhubarb 1 tsp sugar 30ml water 100ml double creamThis quantity will make more...
  • Creamy passion fruit delight

    Ingredients (Serves 4) 1 x 142ml carton St Ivel Double Cream 4 meringue nests 1 ripe mango, peeled, stone removed, and flesh diced 2 passion fruit Sprigs of fresh mint...
  • Ingredient of the week: Sprouts

    Is there any vegetable which epitomises Christmas like the humble Brussels sprout? Done well, it is a delight, and deserves better than being relegated to appearing on the table once...
  • Undo under-eye botch

    If you've over-done the under-eye concealer, resulting in make-up that looks cracked and caked-on, then dip a cotton bud in eye cream – not gel, which contains more water. Dab...