Category Archives: Dried Fruits

Recipe: Rock Cakes

Mum used to make Rock Cakes all the time, but she seems to have dropped the ball lately (hint hint mum :-)). They are one of my favourite bakes and are so quick and easy to make. They’re perfect if

Recipe: Rock Cakes

Mum used to make Rock Cakes all the time, but she seems to have dropped the ball lately (hint hint mum :-)). They are one of my favourite bakes and are so quick and easy to make. They’re perfect if

Recipe: Amaretto Brownies

I first created these boozy brownies as a Christmas treat, perfect for a cold winter’s night. Seriously dark chocolate with a touch of christmas cranberry and almond. Bursts of tart cranberries in every bite liven up and lighten this very

Recipe: Amaretto Brownies

I first created these boozy brownies as a Christmas treat, perfect for a cold winter’s night. Seriously dark chocolate with a touch of christmas cranberry and almond. Bursts of tart cranberries in every bite liven up and lighten this very

Recipe: Chocolate, Cranberry and Raisin Flapjacks

Sticky, chewy, creamy, fruity. Mmmmmmmmmmm – enough said. Ingredients: 2oz soft brown sugar 3oz butter 2 heaped tablespoons golden syrup 6oz rough cut/porridge oats handful dried cranberries handful raisins 200g milk chocolate to decorate: white chocolate desiccated coconut Method: (preheat

Recipe: Chocolate, Cranberry and Raisin Flapjacks

Sticky, chewy, creamy, fruity. Mmmmmmmmmmm – enough said. Ingredients: 2oz soft brown sugar 3oz butter 2 heaped tablespoons golden syrup 6oz rough cut/porridge oats handful dried cranberries handful raisins 200g milk chocolate to decorate: white chocolate desiccated coconut Method: (preheat

History of Hot Cross + Lemon and Chocolate Recipe

Six Things you probably didn’t know about Hot Cross Buns: Traditionally eater on Good Friday, hot cross buns are brimming with Cristian symbolism: you have bread representing the body of Christ, spices as per those that Jesus was wrapped in

History of Hot Cross + Lemon and Chocolate Recipe

Six Things you probably didn’t know about Hot Cross Buns: Traditionally eater on Good Friday, hot cross buns are brimming with Cristian symbolism: you have bread representing the body of Christ, spices as per those that Jesus was wrapped in

Recipe: Simnel Cake

… complete with 11 marzipan disciples, less Judas. I love fruit cake and get very excited in December when there is christmas cake galore. I was therefore thrilled to hear that Easter brings a similar delight – simnel cake, which

Recipe: Simnel Cake

… complete with 11 marzipan disciples, less Judas. I love fruit cake and get very excited in December when there is christmas cake galore. I was therefore thrilled to hear that Easter brings a similar delight – simnel cake, which

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: Spiced Orange, Raisin and Fudge Biscuits

When I first attempted these cookies, I was very disappointed as they did turn out how I wanted. I am a perfectionist and hate it when things don’t go to plan, so I got straight on making a new batch.

Recipe: Spiced Orange, Raisin and Fudge Biscuits

When I first attempted these cookies, I was very disappointed as they did turn out how I wanted. I am a perfectionist and hate it when things don’t go to plan, so I got straight on making a new batch.