Category: Recipe

Perfect Pancakes

A simple and easy way to make pancakes for this pancake day, eat, share and enjoy! Since it is Shrove Tuesday it is time to feast before lent, use up all those eggs, dairy and sweet stuff and begin the 40 days lent leading up to Easter – is traditionally a time of fasting.  Now …

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Cinnamon Apple Cake

This is a great recipe for an easy to bake cake that is sure to impress, prefect for coffee mornings, school fete’s and other events.  The classic mix of Apples and Cinnamon combined with some Walnuts and juicy sultana’s make for a great flavour combination as well as a light crumbly cake. Ingredients 225g (8oz) …

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Rhubarb Crumble

Another of those recipes that brings back memories of childhoods past.  With the nights drawing in there and the weather turning cold and wet comfort food is a great way to beat off those winter blues.  This is an easy desert that never fails to please, rather like Apple Crumble, served hot from the oven …

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Apple Crumble

One of those recipes that sure to bring back memories of your childhood, coming home after a day playing in the park, after Sunday lunch, easy and simple. Ingredients For the crumble 300g/10½oz plain flour, sieved pinch of salt 175g/6oz demerara sugar 200g/7oz unsalted butter, room temperature & cubed Knob of butter for greasing For …

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Easy home made Christmas cake

If your thinking that you have left it too late to make a Christmas Cake for this years festivities I have some good news for you!  You have not and here is my dead easy, almost fool proof recipe and method how to make one, at a push you could leave this until just a …

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Banana Bread

  Do you ever find that you have Banana’s that have gone just a little too far and no longer look that appealing?  I’m sure you have, with the massive bunches that you get form super markets now it is almost inevitable, or with those Oh so appealing BOGOF offers well you do not need to …

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Victoria Sponge

Normally my cakes lean towards the “Stodgy“, by that I mean rich boozy fruit cakes or tea loafs like Bira Brith, however it was time to try out sponges.  After looking on the net for various recipes and watching some conflicting advice on youtube I decided to go to the font of all knowledge that …

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