Shimmery Winter Fruit Jam with Festive Spices
Christmas (and leftovers) / holidays / No oven / Preserves / Recipes / Sweet / Treats - no flour / vegetarian

Shimmery Winter Fruit Jam with Festive Spices

With cranberries, sweet plums and tender pears warmed by spices and made lively with clementines, this is truly Christmas jam. It’s bold and red, shimmering like any festive ornament, and tastes wonderful. This was one of those recipes where I was reminded that I’m a beginner striking out on a more ambitious project, and that … Continue reading

Chocolate Chestnut Cinnamon Sandwich Biscuits
Baking / Biscuits and Cookies / chocolate / Christmas (and leftovers) / dessert / holidays / No egg baking / No yeast baking / Recipes / Sweet / vegetarian

Chocolate Chestnut Cinnamon Sandwich Biscuits

I worry occasionally about what’s been pushed out of my head to make room for all the food thoughts I have. This isn’t how brains work, obvs, but… you know. Sometimes, it’s not really my fault. Take Catherynne Valente’s ‘Fairyland’ series–her language is sensuous as always, and there is SO MUCH FOOD. In addition to … Continue reading

Fruit From The Tree Which Named Me + Pears in Palm Sugar Syrup
dessert / No oven / Recipes / Sweet / Treats - no flour / vegetarian

Fruit From The Tree Which Named Me + Pears in Palm Sugar Syrup

Being that I’m called Pear and my blog is called The Furious Pear Pie, it’s possibly a bit weird that there are no recipes involving pears in any way, shape, or form on this blog. Some people assume I deem eating pears equal to self-cannibalisation: I hold no such beliefs. It’s just that the right … Continue reading