Tag Archives: Flour

Chocca Mocha Cake

I always have a jar of Camp chicory and coffee essence in the cupboard ready for whisking up a yummy coffee cake but this time I decided to combine both coffee and chocolate.  You can always add a bit more … Continue reading

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Gluten Free Baking

An increasing number of people are intolerant to gluten or have chosen to remove it from their diets. However by removing gluten you can still enjoy cakes and yummy treats with a few simple tips from Louisa Kiddle who has her very … Continue reading

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Super easy rich fruit cake recipe …

I have never got on with making fruit cakes.  The complicated long winded ones always defeat me.  I bet if I just was more patient I would succeed but you know what, with two children, two jobs and a hell … Continue reading

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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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Traditional Irish Soda Farls

I want to share Marie McKeowns traditional Irish soda farl recipe.  Marie has kindly shared her grandmothers traditional recipe on her blog and it is a winner every time.  You will be surprised at how easy it is to bake. A soda … 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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