Mary Berry Special: Plum crumble

USE VEGAN BUTTER-Mary Berry Special: Plum crumble - a great way to make use of the plums in the garden.

Nigel Slater’s gooseberry crumble cake

Try Nigel Slater's gooseberry crumble cake recipe plus other recipes from Red Online.

Gooseberry coconut cake

Creamy coconut complements tart fruit really well. The gooseberries disappear into the cake batter keeping the sponge extra moist

Rhubarb and custard

Traditionally, fruit fool is made by folding pureed stewed fruit (classically gooseberries) into sweet custard. Modern fool recipes often skip the traditional custard and use whipped cream.

Nigel Slater's classic gooseberry fool recipe

Nigel Slater's gooseberry fool, first time I ever tried a gooseberry. Very rich cream and the berries have a nice tart contrast. Not a super sweet dessert either.

Blackcurrant Crumble Mini Muffins

crunchy crumble topping and sticky fruit inside to blackcurrant mini muffins