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?
Fruit dessert recipe
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 […]
Another early morning, sitting at my computer, wrapped in my very warm dressing gown and fluffy slippers. I sleep well, but once I wake up, that’s it – I can’t get back to sleep. One positive aspect of this is that I see the most incredible sunrises over Hornsea – this week it has been […]
This is one of the recipes I didn’t want to lose when we revamped our food blog. I wrote it about 2 years ago when we had a glut of these amazing Pink Lady apples from an apple tree I had planted about 5 years before. The apples had a wash of bright pink running […]
The blue colour is for the sky that I hope to be shimmering over us this weekend (fingers crossed as ever in this part of the world!) What with Cousin Martie from New Zealand staying, and oldest son, Nicola (his partner) and their three children venturing over to Hornsea, we need some sunshine this weekend. […]
Apple Recipes: Harvest Festival – A Surfeit of Juicy Apples We had our own ‘Harvest Festival’ at home – a surfeit of juicy apples – the fruits of our labours. Or put simply, our Pink Lady apple tree, branches bowed down as if aching with the abundance of big shiny pinky-red juicy apples, was crying […]