Twix Bars are a big favourite, with that lovely biscuit and caramel filling coated in chocolate. These Chocolate Caramel Bars are just like those.
Biscuits & Cookies
Recipes for some lovely biscuits and cookies, which are usually very quick and easy to make.
Yorkshire Fat Rascals are a cross between a scone and a rock cake. Made popular by Bettys of Harrogate, they are full of fruits and spice and perfect with tea.
Quick & Easy bakes are a must sometimes. These Apple & Walnut Squares really hit the spot, with a chewy texture matching the walnut crunch and apple fruitiness
These delicious Chocolate & Ginger Cookies might also be considered to be cakes, as they are lovely and soft inside, with the great hit of both flavours.
Flapjacks are just so full of healthy oats. So popular in the UK, and they can be stuffed full of seeds, chocolate, fruit etc to satisfy anyone.
These little walnut baskets are based on a favourite Hungarian treat. My sister Margaret, who lives in Canada, was checking on Pinterest and came across a Hungarian treat called Diós kosárka. That translates, according to Google as Walnut Baskets. Basically these little baskets are made with a wonderfully crumbly shortcrust pastry case which is then […]
This lovely recipe, for Malted Milk & Chocolate Chip Cookies is so easy to make, and results in a wonderfully flavoured and soft-textured cookie. The idea came to me as I was experimenting with trying to recreate Malted Milk Biscuits, which are readily available in supermarkets. I also had some malted milk powder which needed […]
Welsh Cakes are a traditional griddle cake, made all over Wales. These cakes were often taken to work by the coal miners as a sweet treat as part of their lunch. These lovely griddle cakes, which are also known as Bakestones, are very easy to make and a truly authentic recipe is difficult to define […]
These Ginger Creams are a very simple recipe and they don’t take very long to make. They are just biscuits, sandwiched together in pairs with some creamy filling. The biscuits are flavoured with ground ginger and the amount can be varied depending on personal preference. For mine I used 2 tsps of the spice to […]
Tender pastry filled with a sweet fig filling make Fig Newtons irresistible. Perfect with a cup of tea or coffee. Back in 2015, before I was doing videos of my baking, I made some Fig Newtons, or Fig Rolls as they are more commonly known in the UK. They are a really lovely biscuit, or […]