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

Sweet Treats for New Year’s Eve

These Sweet Treats will be a perfect edition to your celebration! Yesterday, we shared some of our favourite Savoury Appetisers, ideal for a party or when you’re entertaining. Today, I offer up five of my favourite Sweet Treats. Indeed, there really is something for everyone in this collection of delicious delights. In order to be a fabulous host, naturally, you … Read More

Easy Four Ingredient Fruit Cake

You are going to love this Easy 4 Ingredient Fruit Cake.  I have seen similar recipes circulating for a number of years but I was sceptical that such a simple recipe could produce a worthwhile result. So, I finally plucked up some courage and baked this cake and I’m delighted that I did. Although this fruit cake recipe contains minimal … Read More

Triple Chocolate Cherry Fudge

This delectably rich, easy to make Triple Chocolate Cherry Fudge is an ideal festive dessert. It makes a wonderful gift and is great to have on hand for entertaining! Chocolate and cherry really are a match made in heaven. With the addition of toasted coconut, this is a delicious dessert with all the lovely flavours of a Cherry Ripe. I … Read More

Easy Peanut Butter Pie

This super creamy, Easy Peanut Butter Pie, is, hands down, one of the easiest, and most enjoyable desserts I’ve ever made. Make this pie for your family and friends and watch it quickly disappear. Peanut butter fans are bound to love this easily prepared dessert, and even those who are not fans of peanut butter may find themselves converted. This … Read More