Recipes by Di Swann
Get the kids to help with these ones, blend the fruit and freeze. These will be a summer favourite.
These ice blocks look stunning and couldn't be easier to make. All it takes is Watties' Boysenberries and greek yoghurt and you've got the perfect match.
Why not try a new pavlova recipe this year. Our hazelnut pavlova is the perfect mix of nutty flavours combined with delicious sweet boysenberries.
Any occasion is perfect for a chocolate cake. Our easy, never fail chocolate cake is perfect. Decorated with rich chocolate frosting and berries, this simple chocolate cake goes from simple to stunning.
It’s easy to understand why friands are popular in cafes as they are so delicate and light. In our version, the boysenberries pair well with chocolate, making a flavour that's tart yet sweet − the perfect combination! Looking for a gluten free option? Check out our easy 'make it gluten free' tip.
Bursting with sweet peach and tangy lemon flavours, this flan is our pick for a go-to dessert this summer. With only 4 ingredients it’s super easy and looks impressive. Trust us, the guests won’t be disappointed with a slice (or two!) of this.
It’s no secret we love Wattie’s canned peaches, it’s the flavour of summer captured in a can. A great way to enjoy them is in this deliciously moist cake topped with a delicate orange butter cream icing. It’s perfect for a special afternoon tea or celebration.
This upside down cake makes the most of the intense flavour and colour of Wattie’s Black Doris Plums, beautifully displayed on top when turned out. We love to serve it with Greek-style yoghurt, which goes perfectly with the flavours of the cinnamon and plums.
Impressive. Simple. Delicious. You just can’t beat the combination of meringues, marshmallows, boysenberries and yoghurt. This dessert can be whipped up in minutes using everyday ingredients. Layer it to suit your tastes and enjoy the compliments!
One ingredient is all it takes to make this sorbet. Only Wattie’s dark and juicy Black Doris Plums provide the tart but sweet and amazingly intense flavour. Perfect by itself − or for something more decadent, try serving with a slice of rich chocolate brownie.
These divine little chocolate balls make a beautiful gift or just a sweet treat for yourself! Rich chocolate, slivered almonds and a touch of coconut in one small bite. They're amazingly decadent!
Juicy Black Doris plums paired with the delicious spice of gingernuts and creamy white chocolate. This decadent but simple dessert will definitely satisfy any sweet tooth.
Crunchy and sweet with delicate cinnamon flavours and a gorgeous rich color, this is a dessert there's always enough room for.
This cheesecake is creamy, fruity and delicious. You can save time by preparing in advance.
Impress your guest with this indulgent ice cream torte, which is so easy to make and can be made ahead of time.
Bakewell tart is a traditional English recipe named after the town of Bakewell in Derbyshire. Some recipes use ground almonds in the filling, but we have simplified it by using almond essence.
If you haven't got a favourite carrot cake recipe, then this must surely be the one − made even better with added pineapple.
Add a little sweetness to your life! Great for an afternoon tea treat.
Melt-in-your-mouth shortcake with a delicious pear filling to enjoy with friends and family.
There are so many different styles of chocolate caramel slice. This one is rich and decadent.