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Easy Rum and Raisin Popsicles

I have a particular fondness for rum-and-raisin-flavoured ice cream because it reminds me of my childhood. These fruity, boozy ice creams are so easy to make and make a great finish to a Southern Hemisphere festive meal.  They contain that most unfashionable ingredient, condensed milk, and are whipped together ready for freezing in under ten minutes (although you will need …

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My Easy Rum-and-Raisin Chocolate Truffles

Photograph by Nina Timm One of the unexpected pleasures of writing a food blog is that you get to meet all sorts of interesting, like-minded people from all over the world: food bloggers, chefs, cooks, gardeners, farmers, restaurateurs, hoteliers and food producers. Some of them you meet in a virtual way, via Twitter, Facebook and similar social- media platforms, and …

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Big and Chewy Oatmeal-Raisin Cookies

Well here I am back blogging about food. I know this isn’t part of the Cooking Light challenge I was doing and sadly most of the food I bought for that challenge went bad while I was laid up. I think I’m calling the contest and will be posting the winner later this week. Most of the family has now …

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Chewy Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

These are not pretty cookies but they make up for their lack of beauty with taste. No these aren’t really healthy for you since they are loaded with sugar but these are the best tasting oatmeal raisin cookies I’ve ever tried. The boys and I are not fans of oatmeal raisin cookies but dh loves them. This recipe makes all …

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