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Berry-Delicious Shortcakes

Berry-Delicious Shortcakes

Our Traditional Shortbread Rounds are good on their own but pair them with berries and cream, and they're delicious! Here are a couple of ways to make simple and beautiful desserts in minutes. Blackberry Shortcake with Lemon Curd Cream In a bowl, blend together 200 mls sour cream with ½ jar Phillippa's Lemon Curd. Cover a Phillippa's Traditional Shortbread Round with the lemon curd cream; decorate with 1-2 punnets of Blackberries or Raspberries; and refrigerate for a minimum of 3 hours. This allows the base to soften. Dust with icing sugar and cut into wedges for serving.  Blueberry Shortcake with Orange Cream  Whip 200 mls cream; add...

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Almond Brandy Butter Icing

Almond Brandy Butter Icing

Add a touch of Christmas to your cake with Almond Brandy Butter Icing. Ingredients 125g soft unsalted butter 500g icing sugar 80g ground blanched almonds 2-3 tablespoons of brandy Method Cream together butter, icing sugar, blanched almonds and brandy. Whip until very light and fluffy. Cover the top of your Phillippa’s Christmas Cake, patting the icing with a wide knife to give a rough textured finish. Any left over can be used to sandwich Phillippa’s Shortbread.

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Beetroot, Juniper, Orange & Vodka Cured Salmon

Beetroot, Juniper, Orange & Vodka Cured Salmon

This simple cured salmon recipe is easy to make, tastes amazing and adds a vibrant touch to your festive table. Ingredients: 300g raw beetroot, grated or purée 250g coarse salt Zest 1 orange (fine) 1.5 bunches dill including leaves and stems 75g brown sugar 80ml vodka 3 dried juniper berries, crushed 1 kg side fresh salmon with skin, pin boned, rinsed and dried Mix together sugar, salt, dill, beetroot, vodka, juniper berries, orange zest. Put salmon in a large ceramic dish skin side down, cover with beetroot mix and massage into the flesh (use gloves to avoid staining skin). Cover with plastic wrap,...

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Phillippa’s Honey Anzac Biscuit

Phillippa’s Honey Anzac Biscuit

Recipe From Phillippa’s Home Baking When making these biscuits, consider lighter honeys, such as clover or blue gum. Ingredients: 125g butter 1 tablespoon honey 2 ½ tablespoons water 100g rolled oats 215g caster sugar 150g plain flour 70g desiccated coconut 1½ teaspoons bicarbonate of soda Method: Preheat the oven to 180˚C/160˚C fan. Line several baking trays with baking paper. Place butter, honey and water in small saucepan over medium heat until the butter has melted. Stir to combine, then set aside until the mixture has cooled to warm. Place remaining ingredients in a large bowl and blend well with a whisk...

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