Put vanilla pudding … WHEN THE TIMES ARE CHANGING AND SO IS YOUR HOME. Let me share with you the Essential 13 Tips that Wedding Planners think about while planning a client’s Downsouth wedding. Here are a few vanilla slice recipes to recreate that fabulous taste. Very easy and very popular. Nov 8, 2017 - I love to bake but I also like to keep it simple in the kitchen so if I can find a shortcut I use it! Whip cream with electric beater until soft peaks form, put aside in the fridge. Jul 9, 2020 - I love to bake but I also like to keep it simple in the kitchen so if I can find a shortcut I use it! my mother loved making sweets! 200g packet Lattice biscuits. I’m not a sweet tooth! Whisk quickly and make sure all powder is dissolved, it thickens quickly. Make up custard powder according to directions…for 750 ml of milk I add about 7 tablespoons of custard, you want it to end up thick and yellow when cooked. I hope you make them x, thanks Jen, will try this when I am home. Have you ever planned a wedding before or are you in the middle of planning and its starting to become overwhelming? May 28, 2015 - This Pin was discovered by Garry S. Discover (and save!) I […] The longer you leave the slice before eating the softer the SAO gets…perfection. Ingredients1 packet of Arnotts Sao biscuits1 Betty Crocker ready made icing (white or chocolate flavouring)1 Pkt of Cottees instant pudding 100g (in a blue packet white or chocolate flavouring)600ml whipping cream20cm x 30cm baking dish with min 3cm sidesBaking paper, Step 2 Place 12 saos on paper (all same side up)Step 3In a bowl hand stir whipping cream and instant pudding to a nice consistency (you want the custard to be able to hold, don’t over stir other wise it to stiff to spread) and spread over Sao biscuitsStep 4, Lay another 12 biscuits over the top (remember all same side), Spread Betty Crocker icing over the top of sao biscuits. It's made with puff pastry layers and a thick layer of custard in the centre. Always a hit x, Oh my gosh Jenni !! I use 6 tabs custard powder, 2 tabs raw sugar & vanilla extract with 1 litre of milk; makes a thick mixture. METHOD 100g packet Vanilla Pudding mix 1 cup icing sugar. Thanks again for the recipe. Fancy Vanilla Slice No reviews 1 hour 5 min. Cover with more biscuits on top. Note:This can be made up to two days ahead, keep refridgeratored to keep fresh. The size of the biscuit makes it a good base for a substantial snack. I use this old battered tin that fits 9 very well (takes a good amount of custard), you might have a bit of left over space or gaps but that’s ok, the custard will fill them and you can trim excess when cool. I don’t know who owns SAO these days (is it still Australian owned? In a bowl hand stir whipping cream and instant pudding to a nice consistency (you want the custard to be able to hold, don’t over stir other wise it to stiff to spread) and spread over Sao biscuits. Vanilla Custard Slice – Recipe from Yummiest Food Cookbook Line a 20 x 30cm lasagne dish with baking paper. Copyright Jenni Eyles 2017 • Website by Swish Design. Stir in passionfruit pulp until smooth. I used a similar recipe some years back, but using a small packet of egg custard..this sounds just as good and easy..lol.. On my goodness. I wasn't always confident but these days I'm all about 'STYLING A RIDICULOUSLY AWESOME LIFE FROM THE INSIDE OUT'. Add your favourite articles to your shortlist. Vanilla custard slice is a famous Australian sweet slice recipe that’s also known as ‘custard slice’ or ‘vanilla slice’. Ive been doing it this way for years. What do you think?…will you give them a go? Sweets are my favourite thing to cook in the kitchen, I do make savoury recipes but making sweets feels therapeutic. 750mls cold milk. Ingredients 1 packet of Arnotts Sao biscuits I used generic cracker biscuits and I am now just waiting for it to cool down. Hey Styling Curvy, this is EXACTLY how my Mum used to make it. I […] I […] Uhuh I married a guy who is extremely partial to custard, he also likes green cordial…I think being 8 must hold great memories for him LOL. Line a square cake tin or slice tray with SAO biscuits. VANILLA SLICE . Copyright © 2021 Wedding Guide Margaret River Southwest WA & Directory including Bunbury & Pemberton. No baking involved. Use milk coffee biscuits successfully now. lol m:)X. Have used Lattice a biscuits, but they take a lot longer to be ‘cutable’. Whenever I walk into a patisserie it is without question what I go for. Thanks Rhondda I’m going to try making them with lattice biscuits x, you’ve got those custard squares nailed jen! Mix in one tablespoon of passionfruit pulp. They can also be used to make the SAO Vanilla Slice, complete with sweet icing on top. Sweets are my favourite thing to cook in the kitchen, I do make savoury recipes but making sweets feels therapeutic. x, My Mum loved this recipe,such fond memories of these. Sweets are my favourite thing to cook in the kitchen, I do make savoury recipes but making sweets feels therapeutic. How to make homemade vanilla slice. I love custard – I often whip it up in the Thermomix – it’s so easy! Thermomix…nice one Sam! Hi Jen Spread icing over top of … You may need extra custard depending on the size of your tin, leftovers won’t go astray. Return to fridge for an hour then slice, you will feel where the biscuit squares are, use them as a guide. I have just popped a batch in the fridge. Vanilla slice is a thing that you see a lot in old skool types of bakeries. pour mix over base of biscuits, spread as evenly as you … Cover with cling film and let stand until cool enough to pop in the fridge. Cover with glad wrap and place in fridge to set at least 24 hours before devouring. Pour thickened cream into bowl and pour pack of vanilla instant pudding mix over the top (can add a few drops of vanilla extract or essence for added flavour). If your mix is too runny add more icing mix to thicken it. Required fields are marked *. Please read our Privacy Policy. It is similar to a Mille-feuille in France. 1/2 cup custard powder 1/2 cup caster sugar 3 cups milk 1 tsp vanilla essence 1 packet Arnott’s SAO Biscuits 1/2 cup of passionfruit pulp, fresh or canned 50g unsalted butter or margarine 3 cups icing sugar. Combine sifted icing sugar and passion fruit in a small bowl until smooth. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Reminded of a friend who used Arnotts Lattice biscuits instead of the Sao. Mix cream and pudding together until thick, pour onto the biscuit base and top with another layer of biscuits. Ingredients 1 Packet of Sao biscuits 1 Litre milk ¾ cup sugar 30 g butter ½ cup cornflour 4 heaped tablespoons custard powder 1 egg 1 dessertspoon of vanilla Method In this FREE Guide, I’ll give you 13 easy steps to help you plan your wedding knowing the challenges you are going to face before you start so your head is better prepared for the work ahead. Make custard according to the instructions on the packet then add butter and vanilla essence and beat thoroughly with a wooden spoon. OOhh, I tell you, this Melbourne city is bad, bad, bad..wasn’t supposed to be a buying trip at all, but three pair of shoes later!!! had to ween myself off after christmas treats! Can you see a theme with my food recipes? If I make him a custard tart or vanilla slice then he’s happy as a pig in shitand I can pretty much have him wrapped around my little finger…as long as I have a good supply! Your custard slice looks SO good. Please be assured : we value your privacy and will not spam you. my ex loved them and green cordial too!?!? never anything bought! Set in car fridge for 2 hours (if you can wait that long!). Advertise in Downsouth Weddings Map & Guide, Backdrop Hire for Weddings in Margaret River & Southwest. Make a bowl of your favourite icing, I make a butter icing using 1 1/2 cups of icing mix and roughly 125 g of good real butter, I prefer a local organic butter. It may look like your standard Italian vanilla custard slice but instead of the custard being sandwiched between puff pastry, they have gone and used that Aussie pantry staple, the humble Sao biscuit. Once the first one is out of the pan it’s easy. my ex mother-in-law used to make them, she was a custard queen! A hundred years after their launch, Australians were eating more than seven million packets – or 190 million SAO biscuits – a year. Hot Tips For DIY Brides - From A Wedding Stylist, Wedding Talk With Jacqueline From Catered By Jacqueline. Regards from one Jen to another. This slice is made with Sao biscuits and is an absolute hit, if your like me & don’t like Vanilla Slice, watch out you will this one. ), but to me a SAO biscuit is ‘Aussie AS’. Is Your Wedding Reception At Night time? I understand why you have the perfect family, it is through your baking! I'm Jenni, the 'confidence chick'. Place icing sugar in a bowl. Easy…here’s how…. your own Pins on Pinterest My kids will be happy! It's simple, complete the form and we'll send you a link to download this guide for FREE. Xx. The clingfilm will trap some steam and help to soften the biscuits. So how do you make vanilla slice with SAO biscuits? Sometimes called mille-fuille, this vanilla slice is light in flavour and has a lovely zig-zag pattern on top. Squishing two together so the filling oozed out in little tendrils was mandatory and then I’d lick them off. allrecipes.com.au/recipe/27350/vanilla-strawberry-slice---sao-so-easy.aspx … but like to look at sweets1 soo pretty! Whip the cream until soft peaks form. Great recipe as it can be made up 2 days before the wedding and makes a great extra dessert to serve with your wedding cake. Vanilla Slice is the best! Slice between the biscuits with a sharp knife and serve. Here you will find inspiration, fashion, everyday life and more. place SAO Biscuits in a 3x4 or 4x3 pattern on bottom (if need be use rolled paper to make a 'wall' to hold the edge. 2 passionfruit pulp. Sweets are my favourite thing to cook in the kitchen, I do make savoury recipes but making sweets feels therapeutic. Thank you !! Line a square cake pan with baking paper, and lay 9 lattice biscuits on the base of the pan, which will form the bottom of the slice. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. It has base and top layers of either puff pastry or Arnotts Lattice biscuits sandwiched with a thick creamy custard and … NO ONE! Sometimes disparagingly called "Snot blocks" because of their bright yellow colour and jellied texture they can be the most delicious or underwhelming treats. Custard powder. Vanilla slice has long been one of my favourite desserts. and love dark chocolate! Whisk together until the … Now beat with a wooden spoon until it starts coming together. Cut up just before serving and arrange on a nice platter. Can you see a theme with my food recipes? 1 tablespoon butter softened. Makes 8 slices * 200g/7oz packet Lattice biscuits (though any flat-square biscuit will work) * 600ml or 1 Pint of thickened cream * 100g/3.5oz packet Vanilla Pudding mix. 600mL cream. !..lol..off to brunch and a movie tomorrow, with eldest son, while hubby and youngest sone enjoy their last day of tennis. Thanks for reminding myself on how good they arexxx, What a lovely memory Maggie. Yum my favourite dessert slice – have not tried Sao only lattice but I’m willing to change. Refrigerate for at least 30 minutes before slicing and serving. Resting Time 24 hours . Great recipe as it can be made up 2 days before the wedding and makes a great extra dessert to serve with your wedding cake. So I thought everybody always lots of vanillas lost. Recipe by: shazzieau. Hope you & your family had a fab day x. Pour the milk and cream into a large mixing bowl or the bowl of a stand mixer. Meanwhile, to make the passionfruit icing, place icing sugar and butter in a bowl. Spread icing over Instructions. Enjoy your brunch and movie x, Yum! 1 teaspoon vanilla essence. The finished vanilla slice made with Arnott's Sao biscuits. My after school snacks most days throughout the 80’s were a plate of SAO biscuits with lashings of butter and Vegemite or peanut butter. Another great recipe that I will have to try. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Then grab a whisk and give it a few beats to ensure consistency is evenly smooth. Packet of SAO biscuits (yes you can use the homebrand ones) Australian 1962 30sec TV by Fontana Film (PN646) for George Patterson (TSS16). I use this old battered tin that fits 9 very well (takes a good amount of custard), you might have a bit of left over space or gaps but that’s ok, the custard will fill them and you can trim excess when cool. Add the vanilla instant dessert mix and beat until thick and creamy (around 1-2 mins). Sweets are my favourite thing to cook in the kitchen, I do make savoury recipes but making sweets feels therapeutic. This is a quick easy vanilla slice made with Arnott's SAO biscuits instead of pastry. Just came across this old favourite. See pic. I’m definitely going to put these on my list to try. If using the microwave cook for a few minutes then remove and stir well then pop back in microwave. I think I’ll whip up a batch tomorrow. Took me back to my childhood. SO easy and delicious. Your email address will not be published. Will have to give it go. Top with lattice biscuits (shiny side up). Add more passionfruit pulp if needed to get a thick pourable consistency. Can you see a theme with my food recipes? Life is even sweeter after cancer, I'm thriving now and you can too. Layer with 8 Lattice biscuits flat side up. Thanks Tania I’ll have to try with different biscuits, I’ve never seen this before what a revelation! I […] Now pour custard over the back of a spoon to cover the biscuits, keep the spoon low ( in contact with biscuits) so the custard doesn’t force biscuits to move around too much. When my boys were little they would have a SAO with fritz and tomato sauce, that is until I started making vanilla slice with them…now it’s the only way they will eat a SAO. Vanilla slice! Line a square cake tin or slice tray with SAO biscuits. Love your blog and think you are one inspiring lady. If your biscuits move just guide them back into place with a knife. No Bake Vanilla Slice Instructions. My mum used to make this Sao Vanilla slide with pink icing and coconut. Happy Straya Day yourself! I love to bake but I also like to keep it simple in the kitchen so if I can find a shortcut I use it! Vanilla Slice Slice Baby! Except I use one of the Cottee’s pudding packets and betty crocker icing. It’s simple, packed full of … Can you see a theme with my food recipes? May 30, 2016 - I love to bake but I also like to keep it simple in the kitchen so if I can find a shortcut I use it! Make vanilla slice with Sao biscuits. Once slice is set ( 4 hrs or overnight) remove from fridge and while still in the pan spread the icing over the top. Rather than using a homemade custard made with fresh eggs, this recipe uses custard powder instead. With chocolate icing & sprinkles. Make sure the sides of the tin are high enough for your slice because no one likes a streamlined skinny custard slice! Let me know how you go x, Nom nom nom perfect to share for Aussie day n so simples ☆, Jen you are just amazing! This slice is made with Sao biscuits and is an absolute hit, if your like me & don’t like Vanilla Slice, watch out you will this one. Enter your email to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts. Cool slightly. With three simple elements, this recipe is very easy to make at home. 4-6 tablespoons of castor sugar (sweeten to taste) Repeat until thick. Jul 10, 2020 - I love to bake but I also like to keep it simple in the kitchen so if I can find a shortcut I use it! Meanwhile, add both packets of pudding mix and the milk to a large mixing bowl. We don’t like lots of icing so only spread a thin layer then top with shredded coconut ( great texture with the smooth custard). Can you see a theme with my food recipes? Spread icing over biscuits. So how do you make vanilla slice with SAO biscuits? Happy Straya Day Jen, to you and your family..xx, Tennis and shoe shopping you are livin the dream Ann! Place one layer of Sao biscuits in a slice tin and pour mixture evenly over the biscuits. So yeah that's how beautiful vanilla slice and this is how easy it is to get out and serve So because remember the school I said I love for less biscuits because the servings Songs that already and already determined because of the size of a biscuit so there we go Let's get this one athlete. 4. Yum – am so going to make these. This email address is being protected from spambots. Sao Vanilla Slice. Simmer on the stovetop or cook in the microwave until thick…I choose microwave! Make sure you keep note of roughly where biscuits are because now you are going to pop the tops on, add SAO biscuits over the top so you have a base then custard and a top. Make sure you clean your knife after each cut otherwise the icing will stick to the knife and mess up each cut. Then PLEASE Watch this! Source: TubeChive/YouTube You can’t get much more Aussie than a vanilla slice, unless it’s a beer-guzzling tiger snake . That slice looks amazeballs. 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