Individual Strawberry Meringues

AlexandraDesserts, Gluten Free24 Comments

My Individual Strawberry Meringues are an easily made, elegant dessert. They look impressive, however, they are very simple to prepare. The crispy meringue shells have a slightly soft and chewy interior and are the perfect vessel for many different delicious toppings. For this recipe, I have made a simple strawberry sauce and served them with some lightly whipped cream.  Inspiration … Read More

Spicy Roasted Almonds

AlexandraGluten Free, Nibbles and Small Bites, Starters, Vegan, Vegetarian38 Comments

Spicy Roasted Almonds. A recipe by It's Not Complicated Recipes.

These Spicy Roasted Almonds can be prepared quickly and easily, taking less than 30 minutes from start to finish. Furthermore, there are just four ingredients. This makes them an ideal appetiser when you’re short of time or when unexpected guests arrive. Why we love these Spicy Roasted Almonds: I’m a huge fan of roasted nuts. It’s a simple process which … Read More

Roasted Mediterranean Olives

AlexandraGluten Free, Nibbles and Small Bites, Starters, Vegan, Vegetarian22 Comments

Roasted Mediterranean Olives. A recipe by It's Not Complicated Recipes.

My Roasted Mediterranean Olives are an easily prepared, tasty appetiser which is an ideal accompaniment to a glass of wine. It’s as simple as combining a few varieties of olives, adding a few colourful, flavoursome aromatics and roasting for about 20 minutes. The olives become more tender and the flavours intensify. Roasting the olives brings them to life, their flavour … Read More

Vegan Peanut Butter Freezer Fudge

AlexandraDesserts, Gluten Free, Vegan26 Comments

Vegan Peanut Butter Freezer Fudge. A recipe by It's Not Complicated Recipes.

My Vegan Peanut Butter Freezer Fudge is a seriously scrumptious sweet treat! (That sentence is difficult to say, but it truly does this recipe justice!) My friends and family will tell you that I have a serious love for coffee. (In particular, triple-shot flat white coffee!) I have never been one to include sugar in coffee or tea, but I … Read More

Creamy Lemon Pie

AlexandraDesserts, Gluten Free22 Comments

Creamy Lemon Pie. A recipe by It's Not Complicated Recipes.

My Creamy Lemon Pie is the perfect dessert for those who love the flavour of lemons. There is so much to like about this pie. Every bite offers the refreshing, bright flavour of lemon, softened and smoothed by the luscious, creamy filling. A simple, crisp crust perfectly offsets the creamy texture of the filling. You will find that the crust … Read More

Gluten-Free Caramel Cookies

AlexandraDesserts, Gluten Free, Nibbles and Small Bites108 Comments

When those cookie cravings hit and you need cookies fast, these Gluten-Free Caramel Cookies are the answer. In fact, baking does not get easier or quicker than these delicious cookies. I can confidently say that they will be a popular addition to your collection of baking recipes. With just 5 basic ingredients, all pantry staples, you can bake these cookies … Read More

Three Ingredient Lemon Marmalade

AlexandraBreakfast, Condiments, Gluten Free, Vegan84 Comments

Three Ingredient Lemon Marmalade. A recipe by It's Not Complicated Recipes.

Lemon Marmalade has always been a favourite with my parents, my father in particular. He has been without his homemade breakfast condiment for a few weeks now and has politely let us know that a jar of shop-bought marmalade is not on his agenda. As fortune would have it, a friend presented me with some beautiful, homegrown lemons and I … Read More

Smoked Salmon Wreath

AlexandraBreakfast, Gluten Free, Main Courses, Side Dishes, Starters103 Comments

Smoked Salmon Wreath. A recipe by It's Not Complicated Recipes.

This Smoked Salmon Wreath is a quick, easy and elegant starter. As a result, it will make a stunning centrepiece for your festive table. For this lovely appetiser, smoked salmon is truly the star of the show. It is accompanied by thin slices of peppery radish, in addition to curls of cooling cucumber, finely sliced lemon, tangy caper berries, spring … Read More

Individual Lemon Curd Meringues

AlexandraDesserts, Gluten Free98 Comments

Individual Lemon Curd Meringues. A recipe by It's Not Complicated Recipes.

These Individual Lemon Curd Meringues are an elegant dessert and much easier to make than you may think. The crispy shells, which encase a tender interior, lend themselves to a variety of toppings. Here, I have used my homemade lemon curd, some lightly whipped cream and blueberries. However, there are numerous toppings which would be suitable and you are only … Read More