Mini Plum Tartlets

My Mini Plum Tartlets are quickly and easily made. They are perfect for breakfast, brunch, dessert, with a cup of coffee or as a snack. It is definitely a recipe worth making as we, sadly, near the end of the stone-fruit season here in Australia. Whilst I have used plums in this recipe, if you prefer, you could use other … Read More

Mini Meringues with Berries and Cream

Mini Meringues with Berries and Cream. A recipe by It's Not Complicated Recipes.

These Mini Meringues with Berries and Cream are one of my favourite desserts. I love the crunch of the meringue against the smooth cream and the sweet tang of the berry. Just bite and they will melt in your mouth. I serve them often and have found that meringues are loved by almost everyone. They are tantalisingly irresistible. Mini Meringues … Read More

Gluten-Free Carrot Cake

This lovely Gluten-Free Carrot Cake will become a go-to recipe when you’re in need of a quickly and easily prepared cake. This gluten-free cake is light, fluffy and gently spiced – and you would never know that it is gluten-free. I have made it many times and it is totally reliable and absolutely delicious. It is suitable for many occasions; … Read More

Peach and Plum Crumble

This delicious Peach and Plum Crumble will have your friends and family coming back for more. As summer draws to a close, I am making the most of the wonderful stone fruit which grows so well in South Australia. I was recently given some beautiful peaches by my dear friend, Jasmine.  After enjoying the sweet, juiciness of several, I decided … Read More

Chocolate Coated Strawberries

Chocolate Coated Strawberries are the perfect expression of love. They are quickly and easily made, and in their simplest form require just 2 ingredients; chocolate and strawberries. They are a perfect dessert for Valentine’s Day, a special gift on Mother’s Day or a romantic end to a dinner for two. They are always popular when served at parties, or make … Read More

Spiced Poached Plums

These Spiced Poached Plums are a perfect, easily prepared, summer dessert. When it’s just too hot to turn on the oven, as it has been here in Adelaide during record-breaking heat, I generally turn to desserts which do not require cooking. However, there are times when I long for a little more and it’s then that I make desserts which … Read More

Deliciously Simple Chocolate Recipes

Deliciously Simple Chocolate Recipes – can you resist!? A favourite quote of mine is – “Chocolate is the answer, who cares what the question is?!”   It has been a busy few weeks in the It’s Not Complicated Recipes kitchen. We have lots of new and exciting recipes to share with you in the coming months! In the meantime, I … Read More

Caramelised Yoghurt Cream

This Caramelised Yoghurt Cream deserves a place on any dessert table. For a start, the ease and simplicity of its preparation make it very attractive. There are just three ingredients and there is no cooking. Do I have your attention by now? When I first tried this recipe many years ago, I was sceptical that the end result would amount … Read More

Apricot Jam

It is the first time, I have made Apricot Jam.  Well, the truth is, it is the first time I have made jam of any kind, but it won’t be the last. Armed with some advice from my mum, Faye, I have produced 12 beautiful jars of golden, sweet deliciousness. With this beautiful condiment, I will be able to enjoy … Read More

Top Ten Recipes of 2018

Welcome to our Top Ten Recipes of 2018! Hello everyone, and a very Happy New Year! Here is to a happy, safe and enjoyable 2019. A new year often brings about a lot of reflection. It is a time for new beginnings and resolutions. In reflecting on 2018, I selected my Top Ten Recipes. Starting the blog in the middle … Read More