Tag Archives: Butter

Gooey Chocolate Brownies – delicious!

These brownies are the best I have ever tasted! Ok so self praise is no praise.  Give them a go and let me know how you get on.  I had never realised how varied brownies can be –  from brownies … Continue reading

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Afternoon Tea Series – Lavender Shortbread

I love lavender and when my good friend Barbara gave me a big jar of Waitrose lavender sugar I couldn’t wait to use it.  Consequently it stayed in my cupboard for a good few months before I decided what to … Continue reading

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Orange Curd Recipe

I’ve already posted about making lemon curd and I’m promised to find out if I could use the same recipe to make orange curd.  Well yes you can – almost anyway.  I have highlighted in red the differences.  You need … Continue reading

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Malteser Tray Bake Recipe

This is another super delicious and very easy recipe.  I love maltesers and having them coated in more chocolate and syrup is the ultimate malteser experience! Difficulty – Very easy Ingredients 100 grams butter 200 grams dark chocolate 3 tablespoons golden syrup … Continue reading

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Snowies – victoria sponge domes sandwiched and rolled in nuts or coconut …

This is my adaptation of a very popular Northern Irish cake – Snowy Joeys – that are sold everywhere.   I tried and failed to find a recipe online telling me how to make them so I bought a domed … Continue reading

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Traditional Irish Potato Farls …

Traditional potato bread (or potato farls) is a must have accompaniment for a big Irish fry up.  It’s such an easy recipe to follow and perfect for using up cooked potatoes.  I love it with crispy bacon and poached eggs.  This is the … Continue reading

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Irish Buttermilk Pancakes – Perfect for Pancake Day!

I love pancakes and in this recipe the bicarbonate  salt and buttermilk react to create a nice fluffy yet compact pancake.   If you would like them more crepe like just add a cup of water to thin it out. Perfect … Continue reading

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