Spiced Poached Figs with Sweet Ricotta Cream
This recipe makes a great Valentine's dessert for two -- and a lovely entertaining dessert for more people, as well. For best results, use full-fat ricotta cheese....
Pear and Fig Pie
Pears don't have as much pectin as apples and other fruits, so make sure the juices are really bubbling throughout the pie, including the centre, to ensure that the filling won't be too wet....
These dense moist cookies are filled with nutritious fibre-rich ingredients. Think of them as power bars with a yummier taste, great for kids and grown-ups alike....