Well, that’s enough about cookbooks for now. Prepare Ahead – Christmas Feast – Part Two will hopefully help you to to prepare ahead for your Christmas Feast, this time with nibbles, biscuits, sauces, desserts etc. The more we can prepare ahead, the more relaxed we’ll be on the special day. So back to work. But […]
Cold dessert recipes
Prepare for Christmas (Recipes) – Part One It’s that time of year again, friends. Time to Prepare for Christmas, to try and think ahead and find fun recipes to either enjoy now, freeze ahead or save for nearer to Christmas. I confess I have left it a bit late this year – I recently had […]
I’m amazed its time for Autumnal Recipes again.
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 […]
Party Time Food for sharing with family and friends – finger food, buffet food – food to prepare ahead.
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 […]
Chocolate Hazelnut Torte Recipe Don’t say you couldn’t fancy the Chocolate Hazelnut Torte as a special treat? Gourmet magazine tell us that this Chocolate Hazelnut Torte Recipe “…… is a masterful mix of textures: The top crust bakes up with a hint of crackly crunch, giving way to a moist, light interior studded with tiny […]
I’m sitting in my little office in Hornsea – it’s 3.40 pm and the sky is very, very grey, soon to be black, and it’s raining heavily. Oh well, winter is really coming to East Yorkshire now. But what with our new black log-burner and our newly decorated cosy lounge, I don’t really care about […]
Searching for Dessert Recipes using Sweet Chestnuts, I chanced upon this delicious looking Mont Blanc layer cake recipe out of The Guardian, by Dan Lepard, the brilliant bread (and now Dessert) maker. I just can’t resist the look of it. PrintMont Blanc Layer Cake – Recipe Prep Time: 35 minutesCook/Chill Time: 90 minutes Yield: Serves […]