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Harry Potter Savoury Pumpkin Pastie Recipe - mypoppet.com.au

Savoury Pumpkin Pasties – A Harry Potter Inspired Recipe

Anything from the trolley dears? Pumpkin Pastie? Chocolate Frog? Cauldron Cakes?  – Trolley Witch, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. You can’t have a Harry Potter party without the favourite snack of the wizarding world – Pumpkin Pasties! Sold on the Hogwarts Express food trolley by the very sassy ‘trolley witch’ (you’ll know what I’m talking about if you’ve read…

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4 ingredient Treacle tart recipe - mypoppet.com.au

4 Ingredient Treacle Tart – A Harry Potter Inspired Recipe

I’d never heard of Treacle Tart before I encountered it in the Harry Potter books. Apparently it’s Harry’s favourite food and after tasting it for myself I can see why. You won’t need any magical powers to whip up this dessert, it’s surprisingly easy to make, even for a muggle like me. A moment later the desserts appeared. Blocks of…

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Jelly Bean Rainbow Bark Candy - mypoppet.com.au

Jelly Bean Rainbow Bark

Chocolate Bark a is fun and easy to make treat that is perfect as a party snack or wrapped up for gifts. You can use any combination of you favorite candy, nuts or dried fruit, but for a real rainbow effect, use jelly beans! Emma is having a Harry Potter Birthday party soon, and I’m tempted to make a Bertie…

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How to make simple syrup - sugar syrup recipe - mypoppet.com.au

How to make Simple Syrup for Cocktails and more

Have you ever come a cross a recipe or cocktail that calls for the ingredient Simple Syrup and wondered “what the hell is that?” Well I’m here to tell you all about this magic ingredient that is so versatile you’ll want to use it all the time. What is Simple Syrup? Simple syrup is essentially a sugar solution – just…

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Roasted Salmon with veggies and lemon sauce - mypoppet.com.au

Easy Baked Salmon with Greens & Lemon Dijon Sauce

Hands up if you like baked salmon? I mean how could you not; it’s so tasty, healthy and really quick to prepare. Throw it next to a salad or some steamed greens and you’ve got a fancy dinner that is sure to impress. I’m a pretty lazy cook, so any meal that can be on the table in 20 minutes…

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Fruit and Nut Chocolate Brownie recipe - mypoppet.com.au

Fruit & Nut Choc Brownies

I’m not really much of a chocolate eater but put a block of Fruit & Nut Dairy Milk in front of me and I’ll devour the whole thing in the blink of an eye. Normally I prefer really strong dark chocolate to milk, but something about the combination of crunchy nuts and soft chewy raisins is irresistible. This chocolate brownie…

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Salmon fettuccine with lemon cream sauce recipe - mypoppet.com.au

Salmon Fettuccine with Lemon, Cream & Chive Sauce

What’s for dinner tonight? Just the question I was asking myself when the doorbell rang this afternoon. Luckily for me, it was a surprise delivery from Tassal Salmon – a gift hamper chock full of everything I needed to make this delicious Salmon Pasta. Salmon is a very nutritious food, rich in protein and Omega 3 fatty acids. Great for keeping…

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Nutella Popsicles recipe mypoppet.com.au

Easy Nutella Popsicles

It’s the tail end of the Summer holidays and the only phrase I’ve heard more than “Mum, I’m bored!” is “Mum, can I have an ice-cream?” If I had a dollar for every time the kids asked me for an ice-cream, well, I’d be able to go out and buy a really nice pair of shoes and several fancy ice-creams…

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6 Sweet Christmas Treats for Candy Lovers

6 Sweet Christmas Treats for Candy Lovers – Recipe Roundup

Turns out Christmas Eve celebrations will be at my place this year, so I’ve started trawling the web for sweet and savoury recipe ideas that are a little bit more exciting than my usual festive repertoire. There are so many Christmassy recipes out there but most are best suited to a northern hemisphere cold Christmas. My mission: Find fun, modern,…

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easy cherry cake - mypoppet.com.au

Easy Bake Cherry Cake

It’s cherry season! Did you know the Australian cherry season only lasts for 100 days so it’s worth making the most of it while we have sweet tasty cherries ripe for the picking. Big bowls of cherries on the festive table is one of the perks of having Christmas in Summer. Is there anything better than sitting in the sun…

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