Making Mozzarella Cheese

Making Mozzarella Cheese

Some time ago I spotted a cheese making kit at my local deli. Already having prepared ricotta using Mrs G’s method, I was ready to move on in my cheese making endeavours but not ready to do it on my own. This kit was perfect. The Begininners’ Italian...
Homemade Ricotta Cheese

Homemade Ricotta Cheese

This post has been a long time in the making. Eighteen months ago the Daring Baker’s Challenge for November 2009 was Cannoli. At the same time I had a telephone call from my sister inviting me along to a ricotta making lesson. Well, the two went hand in hand,...
Scones, Jam and Cream

Scones, Jam and Cream

Watching Masterchef Australia’s team challenge the other night really had me thinking. Each team was given recipes from the Country Women’s Association (CWA)  for neapolitan cake, fruit cake, lamingtons, scones and jam. The idea was to...