A Cheese & Spring Onion Quick Bread Loaf is so easy to make and is full of those rich flavours. Perfect served warm or cold this one is a winner.
Cake recipes, large and small.
Butterfly cakes are simple to make and tasty to eat. They evoke childhood memories. This Victoria Sponge Butterfly Cake recipe is very good indeed.
Cherry Scones, using glace cherries, are a lovely variant to other fruit scones. With a hint of almond extract added too they really do taste very good indeed.
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.
Apple Crumble Cake is a delicious way of having your cake and eating it. A soft and light cake base with a layer of apple and a lovely nutty crumble topping,
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
Friands are soft and moist almond cakes, flavoured with lemon and sultanas. Quick and easy, they can be made in a special pan or in a muffin pan.
There is something very satisfying about a big slice of cake. If some fruit is added in and then some creamy smooth filling too it is even more delicious. So this easy sponge cake, in two layers, with some blueberries in the batter and a quick blueberry jam in between the layers, as well as […]
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 traditional bake, beloved of Henry VIII, harks back to the 1500s. Originally made with cheese curds mine is an updated version. Way back in the 16th century a small curd cake in a pastry tart case was created for Henry Viii. By all accounts he loved it. The baked item became Maids Of Honour […]