A Cake for Easter? I was just searching for something that looked luscious and different, a cake for Easter, and found this fantastic one on a site by Great British Chefs, from Food Urchin. It’s called Revani, a Greek Semolina Cake, and looks perfect to share with family and friends. We’ve been gardening like mad, […]
Pudding & Dessert recipes
Honeycomb Recipe These few days between Christmas and the New Year are, for some people, the chance to have a few days off work and do the sort of things they don’t usually have time for. One of the fun things I have always wanted to do, is to make fantastic crunchy, sweet Honeycomb, better […]
Mor Christmas Recipes Christmas is fast approaching, and I’ve been trying to find more Christmas recipes to tempt our tastebuds. The first one is a slightly unusual but easy starter, Mulled Wine Pears with a Roquefort Dressing, which sounds spicy and warm, with the creamy richness of Roquefort cheese making this a very different starter. […]
It’s 5.45am, and I’m trying to decide what Bank Holiday Recipes to cook for a very soggy Bank Holiday – it’s a choice between Chicken Traybake, Flambeed Chicken with Asparagus or a Chunky Apple, Raisin, Walnut & Cider cake to keep us warm. Maybe make them all?
Party Time Food for sharing with family and friends – finger food, buffet food – food to prepare ahead.
Decadent Chocolate Dessert recipe – Christmas is coming and I’ve given you two for the price of one of deliciously decadent chocolate dessert recipes.
Just couldn’t resist putting a picture of my Easter Egg Pavlova dessert on to show you how proud I am. Erik and I were having the family to stay, which included Grandaughter Emily and Grandson Archie. So I had to come up with a fun dessert. And, even if I say it myself, it was […]
It’s that time of year again – time to think about Pancake recipes. Pancakes take on many shapes, sizes and flavours, and can be sweet or savoury. In fact, there must be a Pancake recipe that suits just about everybody on the planet. So I think that I will look up those recipes that I personally […]
Toffee Apple & Pecan Cake Recipe I just couldn’t resist the look of this Toffee Apple & Pecan cake recipe when I was flicking through websites the other day. It epitomises everything about ‘comfort food’ – it’s squashy, gooey and looks full of sweetness and caramel flavours – and then there are the Pecan nuts! […]
Apple Fritters with Blackberries Recipe By sheer chance I came across this Apple Fritters with Blackberries recipe, and ever the lover of crispy fruit fritters, from my college days, I just had to write it up as a post, and put it on my shopping list for this autumnal weekend. Those days long ago, when […]