Tag: oats

Biscuits, Cookies, Cakes

Chocolate Oat Bars

This very easy recipe, for Chocolate Oat Bars, or square, takes very little time to make, but it does have to be left to set for 3 or 4 hours before cutting. There is no baking involved, just a little work on the stove top, so in just a few minutes they are ready to […]

Biscuits, Cookies

Mini Oat and Multiseed Bites

I came across something called Aussie Bites, which are sold in the USA.  They are promoted as being a taste of ‘down under’ though I couldn’t find any confirmation that they are eaten in Australia.  However I did like the look of them, as they have lots of very good ingredients, as well as not […]

Biscuits, Cookies

Dried Blueberry & Oat Cookies

Well I am back from a lovely holiday in Canada, and ready to get on with more baking.  Today’s recipe is for some cookies with dried blueberries.  I love oats as well, so they seemed an ideal addition to the blueberries to make the cookies.  As well as that I decided that I needed a […]


Honey Oat Bread

I checked out a number of recipes for Honey Oat Bread and I did try one that didn’t need much time to prove the dough, as it used easy bake/instant yeast.  That loaf was very tasty indeed, but it didn’t rise as much as I would have liked.  So I decided I needed to have […]


Yorkshire Parkin – A Ginger Cake With Oats

Parkin is a traditional cake in the north of England particularly Yorkshire and Lancashire around about Bonfire Night(Guy Fawkes Night – 5th November)  There are differences between the various versions, but the Yorkshire version, at least,  has oats in the cake which appealed to me when I was considering which to make, so Yorkshire Parkin […]