A dessert roster is the gift that keeps on giving.

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Knowing that some of my friends are not keen on cooking, I was sure to mention that tubs of Connoisseur ice cream or packets of Tim Tams would be graciously accepted. It’s more about the delivery of something nice, rather than worrying about whether it was handmade or not.

We had a good selection of tasty treats, with cakes, slices, baked desserts and other sweets in the mix. By sharing in advance what we were going to make, we didn’t double up on anything.

What desserts did we supply?

  1. Apple berry crumble
  2. Jam roly-poly with custard
  3. Two tubs of Connoisseur ice cream
  4. Decadent chocolate mousse
  5. Bread and butter pudding
  6. Jam and coconut slice
  7. Salted caramel brownies
  8. Booze-free trifle
A selection of our desserts. Image: Supplied.

Why was it a great gift?

When I mentioned to my friend that I would be writing about the dessert roster, she said with a smile that it was one of the best times of…

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