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Avocado Gelato

This could be our new favourite summer sweet treat! It may not be the healthiest of desserts but it sure is tasty and sometimes it's good to indulge, right?   Ingredients: 1/2 cup whole milk 2 tablespoons cornstarch 1 1/2 cups fat-free milk 1/2 cup sugar 4 strips orange zest 2 ripe Hass avocados, halved, pitted, and peeled 2 tablespoons fresh lime juice, plus wedges for serving 1/4 teaspoon coarse salt   Directions: Prepare an ice-water bath. Whisk whole milk with cornstarch in a bowl. Whisk together f...

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Hot Cross Bun Loaf for Easter Morning

Forget the trational hot cross buns and bake a loaf of the sweet and savoury bread instead.   Ingredients: For the cake: 14⅛ oz very strong white bread flour  1½ tsp easy bake yeast  3 tbsp unrefined light muscovado...

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Autumn Chai Swizzle

Brew a mug of your favourite chai tea.   Ingredients: 2 oz. Baileys Original Irish Cream 3 oz. brewed chai tea Raw brown sugar Cinnamon stick Whipped cream   Directions: Add raw brown sugar to taste and stir until...

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Gluten-Free Pumpkin Spice Cake

Even though the temperature is still in the 70s, a rainy autumn day brings with it the excitement of the changing season. Indulge in autumn and whip up this super scrumptious pumpkin spice cake, it's the perfect accompaniment to a weekend foreca...

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Caramel Pumpkin Pie Martini

This Caramel Pumpkin Pie Martini is the perfect way to toast a warm, cozy night in with the one you love.    Ingredients:  2 oz. vodka 2 tbsp. pumpkin puree 1 tsp. caramel pumpkin pie syrup (see recipe below) 1 d...

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Sparkling Pomegranate Punch

Ingredients: 3 tbsp. sugar 1 cup pomegranate juice 2 750-ml. bottles sparkling wine, chilled 3/4 cup late-harvest white wine, such as late- harvest Riesling, chilled 2 oranges, thinly sliced crosswise 1 cup fresh pineapple in 1-inch dic...