Chocolate And Prune Tart

Chocolate was introduced into Britain in the mid-17th century from Mexico, where the Aztecs had mixed it with honey. It remained a luxury drink as long as the price of sugar was high, and was never as popular as coffee or tea. A pie with a chocolate filling like this would have been considered aContinue reading “Chocolate And Prune Tart”

Mixed Berry and Ricotta Tart

Ingredients 1 ½ cups (200g) plain (all purpose) flour gluten free (optional) 185g (6 ounces) cold vegan butter, chopped coarsely 1/4 cup (60ml) iced water, approximately 500g (1pound) soft vegan ricotta cheese 1/3 cup (80ml vegan pouring cream 1/3 cup (75g) castor) sugar 3 vegan eggs 1 tablespoon finely grated lemon rind 200g (6 ½Continue reading “Mixed Berry and Ricotta Tart”