Category Archives: Nutmeg

Gym Bunny Pre- & Post-workout Treats

Summer is upon us and it’s time to hit the gym in preparation for bikini season. It’s always a struggle to get motivate to don my trainers and leave the comfort of tea and cake on the sofa in lieu

Gym Bunny Pre- & Post-workout Treats

Summer is upon us and it’s time to hit the gym in preparation for bikini season. It’s always a struggle to get motivate to don my trainers and leave the comfort of tea and cake on the sofa in lieu

Recipe: Apple and Pear Pie with Sweet Walnut Pastry

A freshly baked pie is the perfect way to end an evening meal. Try something different with this sweet, spiced walnut pastry; a classic partner to apples and pears. Ingredients: walnut pastry: 200g plain flour 100g walnuts 100g caster sugar

Recipe: Apple and Pear Pie with Sweet Walnut Pastry

A freshly baked pie is the perfect way to end an evening meal. Try something different with this sweet, spiced walnut pastry; a classic partner to apples and pears. Ingredients: walnut pastry: 200g plain flour 100g walnuts 100g caster sugar

Recipe: Gran’s Christmas Cake and Christmas Cake Decorating

No Christmas is complete without the main event – Christmas cake. To my mother’s great disappointment, I do not hide the fact that I think my Gran makes the best Christmas cake, so I shall share this recipe with you

Recipe: Gran’s Christmas Cake and Christmas Cake Decorating

No Christmas is complete without the main event – Christmas cake. To my mother’s great disappointment, I do not hide the fact that I think my Gran makes the best Christmas cake, so I shall share this recipe with you

Recipe: Orange, Ginger and Brandy Cupcakes

Orange, Ginger and Brandy Cupcakes Orange, ginger, nutmeg and  brandy – the flavours of christmas together in a light and fluffy cupcake smothered in rich icing. Orange, ginger and brandy are age-old friends. A festive blend of zest, spice and

Recipe: Orange, Ginger and Brandy Cupcakes

Orange, Ginger and Brandy Cupcakes Orange, ginger, nutmeg and  brandy – the flavours of christmas together in a light and fluffy cupcake smothered in rich icing. Orange, ginger and brandy are age-old friends. A festive blend of zest, spice and

Recipe: Cranberry and Mulled Wine Mini Loaves

A lightly spiced sponge with delicious juicy cranberries and a mulled wine glaze – vibrant colours and christmas flavours, perfect for late-night nibbles with a mugfull of mulled wine. Ingredients: 170g golden caster sugar 170g salted butter, at room temperature

Recipe: Cranberry and Mulled Wine Mini Loaves

A lightly spiced sponge with delicious juicy cranberries and a mulled wine glaze – vibrant colours and christmas flavours, perfect for late-night nibbles with a mugfull of mulled wine. Ingredients: 170g golden caster sugar 170g salted butter, at room temperature

Recipe: Eggnog Cupcakes with Custard Centre

Jazz up a simple vanilla cupcake with some eggnog inspiration. The creamy custard centre in a nice surprise! Please don’t sneer at my use of custard powder rather than making my own – Bird’s has been serving our great nation

Recipe: Eggnog Cupcakes with Custard Centre

Jazz up a simple vanilla cupcake with some eggnog inspiration. The creamy custard centre in a nice surprise! Please don’t sneer at my use of custard powder rather than making my own – Bird’s has been serving our great nation

Recipe: Spinach and Ricotta Tortelloni in Arrabbiata Sauce

This is a great summer dish with simple and fresh flavours, perfect enjoyed sat in your garden with a glass of chilled white wine. It takes a little time to make, but is well worth the effort. Ingredients: pasta: 100g plain flour

Recipe: Spinach and Ricotta Tortelloni in Arrabbiata Sauce

This is a great summer dish with simple and fresh flavours, perfect enjoyed sat in your garden with a glass of chilled white wine. It takes a little time to make, but is well worth the effort. Ingredients: pasta: 100g plain flour