Canestrelli

Canestrelli

The name canestrelli means ‘tiny baskets’, but these are more like chunky little sugar-dusted flowers which melt in the mouth, leaving a subtle flavour…

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French wine 101

France makes most of the world’s greatest and most expensive wines. It also produces some of the world’s worst and cheapest wines. French wines…

Tangy apricot slice

Tangy apricot slice

I found this treat in the manuscript recipe book of Mrs Marian Benton, who lived in Dunedin in the 1930s. She was a brilliant…