Tag Archives: baking

Recipe: Bee Sting

Bee Stings remind me of trips to the bakery from my childhood. There would be chocolate eclairs, cream horns, vanilla slice, and the humble Bee Sting. As a child I always went for the most decadent thing in the cabinet, and totally overlooked the Bee Sting, but I’ve recently rediscovered them, and happen to think…

Let Them Eat Cake

I am a lychee fiend. I grew up in tropical North Queensland, where farmers would sell bulging bags of the fruit on the side of the road. For the six weeks or so a year that lychees are in season, I can almost feel callouses forming on my fingers from the amount of lychee skins I peel. I’m…