French toast with maple syrup and bacon

(serves 4 for breakfast) 4 thick slices bread 2 eggs 1 cup milk 4 rashers bacon 1 tablespoon butter 4 tablespoons maple syrup Whisk the egg and the milk and season with a little salt and pepper. Heat the flat grill plate of the BBQ to a low heat. Spray with oil, in the hottest…

White Christmas ice-cream, shortbread biscuits and fresh berries

Ice-cream 2 tablespoons glace cherries 2 tablespoons dried apricots 2 tablespoons desiccated coconut 1 cup rice bubbles 2 tablespoons sultanas 500 grams vanilla ice-cream 2 punnets fresh berries Shortbread This will make extra biscuits but it would be a bit difficult to make a smaller batch. 125 grams butter Β½ cup icing sugar Β½ teaspoon…