I recently baked these biscuits, following the recipe on All Recipes: http://allrecipes.co.uk/recipe/7517/easy-biscuits.aspx Photo credit: All Recipes The perfect easy biscuits to bake with young children on a cold, windy afternoon! Ingredients Serves: 5 100g unsalted butter, softened 50g caster sugar 1/4 tsp vanilla extract 175g plain flour, plus extra for dusting Method 1. Preheat … Continue reading Easy Bake Biscuits
Are you cooking or baking anything special for Chocolate Week this year? Chocolate Week promotes all things chocolate - the cocoa farmers, the artisan chocolatiers, the chocolate companies, and of course, the delicious flavour and variety of chocolate products. I'm planning on making something sweet and chocolatey to celebrate this themed food week... maybe … Continue reading Chocolate Week 15th – 21st October 2018
Revisiting a recent favourite for National Cake Week: Banana and Scottish Strawberry Loaf Cake with Chocolate Ganache https://cookingenmicocina.wordpress.com/2018/09/11/banana-and-scottish-strawberry-loaf-cake-with-chocolate-ganache/
Banana and Scottish Strawberry Loaf Cake with Chocolate Ganache The first banana bread recipe I made was one by Jack Monroe (find it here: https://cookingonabootstrap.com/2015/08/11/vegan-banana-bread-recipe/) It's a great recipe, and I used it as an idea to develop this fruity loaf cake. If you want to use fresh Scottish strawberries, you'll just catch the end … Continue reading Banana and Scottish Strawberry Loaf Cake with Chocolate Ganache
For zero waste week, I thought I'd revisit one of my earlier recipes for Fruity Almond Bread and Butter Pudding. https://cookingenmicocina.wordpress.com/2018/04/15/fruity-almond-bread-and-butter-pudding/ I made up this recipe to use some stale almond pastries, but it's easily adapted to use up dry croissants, raisin bread, or just plain stale bread, as in a traditional bread and butter … Continue reading Zero Waste Week
Banana and Scottish strawberry loaf cake with chocolate ganache icing Here's a sneak preview of the cake before my proper post with the full recipe I'm not sure what it tastes like, but at least it's looking good. All packed up and ready to go!
Best Quick Hot Chocolate Recipe This quick hot chocolate recipe tastes indulgent without being too high in sugar. The added maca gives it more depth of flavour, and an added health boost. This post is not sponsored by any brands Serves: 1 Ingredients 1 spoonful of hot chocolate powder (I used ColaCao) 1 squirt … Continue reading Best Quick Hot Chocolate