Perfect Crepes

These crepes are light, thin and positively flop proof!  I served them recently with Fairview's Passionfruit Lemon Curd and fresh raspberries. Ermergerd, sooo good( a slight addiction may be happening here)!...

Mini Doughnuts with Rooibos Syrup

I spent the morning looking through my recipe archives and came across these mini doughnuts with rooibos syrup that I developed about 4 years ago.  My thought behind this was to create little mouthfuls of...

V Day dessert: Lavender creme brulee

A perfectly cooked creme brulee is something quite special. This is my husband's favourite dessert of all time, so I thought it's only fitting to post my creme brulee recipe - with a twist of course. This one...

Easy “fruitcake” ice-cream

Welcome to my new Bits of Carey website!  Goodness me, it's been a hectic few months for me, but I'm happy to say my dream has been realised and I'm ready for action! What a wonderful early Christmas...

Happy holiday food

Balsamic roasted tomatoes and goats cheese tartsIssue 25 Now, don't these tarts look festive? Just looking at them make me so happy so I thought I'd share the recipe and a photo gallery of delicious...

A new year and 2 gorgeous cakes

First of all, I'd like to wish you all a belated happy New year, may 2012 hold lots of exciting and delicious things!  Mr Bits and I had a lovely break in Knysna and I'm now feeling refreshed, inspired and...