Top 5 Uses For Double Cream

Meander Valley Dairy Double Cream is a delicious and versatile product. Whether it’s dolloped onto your favouite dessert, served with fresh summer fruit or added to cooking, it can add great value and flavour to both sweet and savoury dishes. Check out our list of 5 fun and creative ways to cook with double cream below:

Chocolate Truffles

This simple yet splendid treat is the perfect go-to when you want to impress your family, friends or co-workers without slaving away in a kitchen for hours. Use only four very simple ingredients to create spectacular truffles, or use as a base and let your imagination run wild. It really is that easy. Don’t want to take our word for it? Ask Heston Blumenthal.

Ice Cream


Everybody loves ice cream! Double cream can used to create delicious, decadent ice cream at home. It is really easy to create something that is sure to impress, as this one step Nigella recipe demonstrates.


This one is for all the coffee lovers out there! Looking for an excuse to add double cream into your every day routine? It is as simple as this – brew your coffee any way you like and then add some double cream.  Enjoy! Hot tip: This life changing coffee hack is keto-friendly.


Everybody loves a nice, creamy curry – think butter chicken or a Thai red curry. But not everybody loves coconut cream, which is often used to create a particular flavour. Consider using double cream in place of coconut for a thicker, more fulfilling creamy texture. This simple swap works well with curries from all over the world. Check out this Indian butter chicken inspired recipe for just one example.

Buttermilk Scones with Jam and Cream

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Scones are a timeless way to let the authentic, fresh flavour of double cream speak for itself.  You can view our full recipe here.

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Meander Valley Double Cream is available in Coles, Woolworths and IGA stores all around Australia.

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