Category Archive: Baking

Frangipane Three Ways

So in continuation of my previous post, and the pastry theme, I thought I’d write up a few frangipane-orientated recipes. This creamy, nutty filling is a wonderful mixture to fill your pastry with; it has… Continue reading

Pastry: Short and Sweet

I can’t actually believe how long it’s been since my previous post. Man, where has the summer gone?! I wish I could say I’ve spent the past few months abroad, on an exciting… Continue reading

Peter Sidwell’s Nutella Cookies

If you’ve checked out my previous post then you will know that last month I had the pleasure of working at Malton Food Lovers Festival. I spent the entire weekend ‘oohing’ and ‘aahing’ over… Continue reading

Strawberry and Lime Curd Summer Cake

I hardly need an occasion these days when it comes to baking, but this last week I had a worthy one. It was my mother’s birthday, and what better way to celebrate such… Continue reading

Deliciously Ella: Sweet Potato Brownies and Cinnamon Pecan Granola

Ella Woodward, more commonly known as Deliciously Ella, has fast become a goddess of the foodie world. Over the past few months in every magazine I’ve opened Ella’s beautiful face has been staring… Continue reading

Nana’s Gingerbread

I recently visited my grandparents house, a little cottage now occupied by my uncle and his cocker-spaniel. Despite the fact that both my grandparents have passed away, the house will forever be named ‘nan… Continue reading

Wild Mushroom and Ricotta Ravioli with Basil and Brazil Nut Pesto

So I’m on with a little pasta experimentation again, and the possibilities really are endless. So many shapes, flavours, sauces, fillings. It’s difficult to know where to begin! I feel like, after a… Continue reading

High-Fibre Blueberry Breakfast Muffins

If you’ve read my previous post then you will know that I recently tried one of Pret A Manger’s breakfast muffins. Of course it was delicious- everything from Pret is! But I had a… Continue reading

Belated Christmas Marshmallows

So I realise how late this post is; and you should know I am terribly ashamed of its untimely arrival. I totally overestimated my productivity between Christmas and New Year. It turned out… Continue reading

Hazelnut Caramel Christmas Cookies

Christmas is literally just around the corner, and for the past few weeks my thoughts have been occupied with delicious festive recipes. I’ve been super busy at work recently, so – to my disappointment… Continue reading