His recipes - such as chicken pie, fishcakes and pavlova - really work well and the book is perfect for Christmas stockings.
For pudding, I'd like something divine - a light, crunchy, gooey, marshmallow pavlova filled with cream and tart fruit or chocolate.
The strawberry pavlova was delicious - as indicated by the fresh fruit that accompanied my starter of melon.
The best of the bunch is a classic pavlova , made with whipped cream and delicious deposits of banana-flavored caramel.
Cover the cooked pavlova with a damp dish towel and leave it to cool.
We just have to pick and choose, hoping to get some meaty bits in a sea of wilting lettuce, processed coleslaw and mass produced pavlova .
Later everyone was served with tea and coffee and delicious homemade strawberry pavlova and chocolate cake, made by Susie herself.
I won on salmon, but lost on the pavlova , compared to those around me.
It all sounds very practical: a brisk once-over, a brief chat, a spoonful of pavlova and a decision about whether you could have children together.
To round off a meal of simple, unadulterated luxury, try an incredibly easy pavlova , oozing strawberries and cream.