Two panna cottas with strawberry sauce

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The perfect Valentine's dessert, best made ahead to give the flavours time to mingle

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This stunning starter can be assembled ahead, then topped with dressed leaves just before serving.

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3 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

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20 mins
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8 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

A rich, decadent dessert with guaranteed wow-factor

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20 mins
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15 mins
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13 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

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