Turkish Delight Jelly and Panna Cotta Tart

Turkish Delight Jelly and Panna Cotta Tart Serves: 8 Prep/Cook Time: 50mins, plus 5 hours refrigeration Skill Level: Intermediate In this recipe, we have combined the sweet rose flavours of the Middle Eastern confection, Turkish delight, with the silky creamy texture of an Italian panna cotta to make this tart the perfect centerpiece for your Christmas table. The…

Crab and Celeriac Remoulade Tartlets

Crab and Celeriac Remoulade Tartlets Makes: 24 Prep/Cook Time: 40mins, plus cooling Skill Level: Easy Sweet flaked crab mixed with grated celeriac, herbs, lemon and mayonnaise makes the perfect filling for these mini tartlets to serve as a canapé or entree during the festive season. Make the pastry cases and filling ahead of time and fill just before…

Rum-Spiced Roasted Nectarine Cheesecake

Rum-Spiced Roasted Nectarine Cheesecake Serves: 8-10 Prep/Cook Time: 75mins, plus 4 hours refrigeration Skill Level: Intermediate This dessert takes a classic cheesecake recipe and jazzes it up by serving it in a golden pastry case, topped with boozy spice-roasted in-season nectarines. A perfect dessert to impress guests when entertaining. INGREDIENTS 435g Carême Sweet Vanilla Bean Shortcrust Pastry, defrosted…

Ham, Ricotta and Pesto Pinwheels

Ham, Ricotta and Pesto Pinwheels Serves: 12 Prep/Cook Time: 55mins, plus 20mins freezing Skill Level: Easy Use any leftover Christmas ham in these tasty pinwheels with ricotta, pesto and pine nuts. They are perfect to make for a picnic, snack or an easy Sunday supper. We have made our own pesto but you can use store bought if…

Candied Tomato, Mascarpone and Black Sesame Pastries

Candied Tomato, Mascarpone and Black Sesame Pastries Serves: 16 Prep/Cook Time: 50mins, plus cooling Skill Level: Intermediate These simple but impressive canapés with their golden, flaky pastry topped with crunchy black sesame seeds, lemony mascarpone and sweet candied tomatoes will impress at any cocktail party. All the elements can be made ahead and assembled just before serving, making…

Broccoli, Bacon & Parmesan Tarts

Broccoli, Bacon & Parmesan Tarts Serves: 6 Prep/Cook Time: 30-40mins Skill Level: Easy INGREDIENTS 375g Carême Spelt Butter Puff Pastry, defrosted 100g cream cheese 100g feta 1 whole egg 500g broccoli cut into small florets 1 tablespoon olive oil Salt & pepper 1 large clove garlic 3 slices bacon diced (optional) 25g parmesan METHOD Preheat oven to 200°C…

Mediterranean Puff Pizza

Mediterranean Puff Pizza Serves: 4 Prep/Cook Time: 40mins Skill Level: Easy INGREDIENTS 375g packet Carême Classic Butter Puff Pastry, defrosted 2 tsp olive oil 70g chargrilled capsicum strips 4 tablespoons of green or black olive tapenade 260g vine-ripened cherry tomatoes 100g Greek feta, crumbled Salt and pepper, to taste METHOD Preheat oven to 200°C fan-forced. Lay the pastry…

Rare Roast Beef, Horseradish Cream and Tarragon on Pastry Discs

Rare Roast Beef, Horseradish Cream and Tarragon on Pastry Discs Serves: Makes 30 Prep/Cook Time: 1hr 30 mins Skill Level: Easy This is one of those extremely simple but impressive canapés. Three elements that combine to offer melt-in-the-mouth deliciousness and the perfect combination of classic flavours: the crunch of flaky Carême Sour Cream Shortcrust Pastry with rare roast beef…

Whole Salmon Side en Croute

Whole Salmon Side en Croute Serves: 8-10 Prep/Cook Time: Prep – 20mins, Cook – 45mins Skill Level: Easy Whether it’s Christmas, or some other special time of year, your table laid with this delightful Whole Salmon Side en Croute wrapped in Spelt Butter Puff Pastry will surely impress. INGREDIENTS 2 x 375g Carême Spelt Butter Puff Pastry, thawed 1 whole…

Moroccan Spiced Carrot and Haloumi Rolls with Tzatziki Dipping Sauce

Moroccan Spiced Carrot and Haloumi Rolls with Tzatziki Dipping Sauce Serves: 6 These Moroccan Spiced Carrot and Haloumi Rolls will really hit the spot! Made with our new Spelt Wholemeal Butter Puff Pastry, they’re healthy, tasty, and incredibly moreish! Perfect for an afternoon snack, or for a party; these great all-rounders are a modern twist…