Cream

  • 1 Clotted cream and strawberry ice cream recipe
    Prep time: 15 minsFreezing time: 8 hoursIngredients2 large free-range eggs125g caster sugar2 x 227g tub of Rodda's Cornish Clotted Cream250ml full-fat milk250f British strawberries, hulled and halvedMethodWhisk the eggs in...

  • 2 Chocolate brownie meringue gateau recipe
    Servings: 16 Preparation time: 20 minutes Cooking time: 45 minutesIngredientsBase:200g plain chocolate, roughly chopped 200g Stork Block 250g icing sugar 3 medium eggs 115g plain flourMeringue:4 egg whites1/4 teaspoon cream...

  • 3 Clotted cream fudge
    Receiving homemade gifts is such a treat, so make a batch of this fudge and pack in pretty little boxes or jars. Preparation time: 10 minutesCooking time: up to 10...

  • 4 Strawberry, ricotta, lemon and cream tart
    Serves 6Preparation time: 30 minutesCooking time: 25 minutesIngredientsFor the pastry100g cold butter175g plain flour1 tbsp caster sugar1 eggA little cold waterFor filling the tart200ml double cream1 x 250g tub of...

  • 5 Introducing the modern 'beauty miracle': Our pick of the best BB creams
    Combining skincare and make-up, BB creams are the beauty products du jour. The ‘beauty miracles’ boast a multitude of functions - protecting the skin from sun, while moisturising, nourishing and...

  • 6 Practical beauty: Makeup allergies
    If you have sensitive skin, it can be an expensive business trying out different brands and products to find out which work best for you. So we've put together a...

  • 7 Purple sprouting broccoli with anchovies and cream
    Ingredients (serves 2) 150g purple sprouting broccoli 100ml single cream 1 tbs red wine vinegar 6 anchovies 1 red chilli, finely sliced Method Steam or boil the broccoli until tender...

  • 8 Passion fruit crème brulee
    Ingredients (makes 4) 3 large passion fruit60g caster sugar3 egg yolks30ml milk300ml double cream (I use a 284ml tub normally and add a splash more milk)Demerera or caster sugar for...

  • 9 Strawberry and Cream Cake
    INGREDIENTS 75g/3oz Trex, at room temperature, plus extra for greasing 125g/4½oz self-raising flour 1 tsp baking powder Pinch of salt 115g/4¼oz caster sugar 2 eggs 3 tbsp milk ½ tsp...

  • 10 Pink Scotch drink
    Ingredients 50ml Monkey Shoulder 20ml Cream 20ml Milk 4-5 Raspberries 10ml crème de Framboise Teaspoon of Honey MethodShake all the ingredients with ice and strain over cubed ice in a...

  • 11 The cat who got the cream
    Have you ever got home from the supermarket and spent hours trying to whip cream that just wouldn’t thicken only to realise it’s single cream? Use this to remember it...

  • 12 Strawberry milkshake
    Independent 3 oz semi-skimmed milk 6 oz of good quality vanilla ice cream 2 oz of whipped cream to top 5-6 large strawberries 1 Maraschino cherry MethodBlend milk with 5-6...

  • 13 Rhubarb mess
    Ingredients (serves two)For the meringues 2 egg whites 60g muscavado sugar 60g caster sugarFor the rhubarb 150g rhubarb 1 tsp sugar 30ml water 100ml double creamThis quantity will make more...

  • 14 Creamy passion fruit delight
    Ingredients (Serves 4) 1 x 142ml carton St Ivel Double Cream 4 meringue nests 1 ripe mango, peeled, stone removed, and flesh diced 2 passion fruit Sprigs of fresh mint...

  • 15 Ingredient of the week: Sprouts
    Is there any vegetable which epitomises Christmas like the humble Brussels sprout? Done well, it is a delight, and deserves better than being relegated to appearing on the table once...

  • 16 Elizabeth Arden gives Eight Hour Cream a retro twist
    It's not just the Chinese Olympics that are making the most of the most auspicious of dates – the eighth of the eighth, '08. Elizabeth Arden is also celebrating, with...

  • 17 Undo under-eye botch
    If you've over-done the under-eye concealer, resulting in make-up that looks cracked and caked-on, then dip a cotton bud in eye cream – not gel, which contains more water. Dab...



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