Mincemeat Streusel Slice

Mincemeat Streusel Slice - Christmas Mince Pies without the fuss! No rolling out & no fancy stars to cut out. A delicious buttery shortbread traybake with a mincemeat filling & a crumbly almond streusel topping.

Mincemeat Streusel Slice – Christmas Mince Pies without the fuss! No rolling out & no fancy stars to cut out. A delicious buttery shortbread traybake with a mincemeat filling & a crumbly almond streusel topping. Although I love Christmas baking during the build up to the festive season, things can become a bit hectic. This …Continue Reading…

Guernsey Gâche

Guernsey Gâche (pronounced “Gosh”) is a traditional fruit loaf. The perfect teatime treat or toasted for breakfast.

Guernsey Gâche (pronounced “Gosh”) is a traditional fruit loaf. The perfect teatime treat or toasted for breakfast. I’m a little late with my first post for 2016. Christmas holidays spent with our family in Guernsey have certainly whizzed by, even allowing for the additional days courtesy of prolonged storms. High winds, a six metre swell, a …Continue Reading…

Pumpkin & Cranberry Bread

Pumpkin & Cranberry Bread - the pumpkin adds moisture and a natural sweetness to the bread and pairs well with cranberries; lightly spiced with cinnamon it's a real taste of Autumn. Serve a buttered slice with a cup of tea for a perfect teatime treat!

Pumpkin & Cranberry Bread, lightly spiced with cinnamon it’s a real taste of Autumn. Autumn is well and truly underway with plenty of misty mornings, beautiful spider webs and showers of colourful leaves. Halloween will be here before we know it and I can’t seem to keep up with the produce from the Kitchen Shed …Continue Reading…

Courgette, Roasted Red Pepper & Feta Muffins

Courgette, Roasted Red Pepper & Feta Muffins - delicious savoury muffins packed with Mediterranean flavour! Perfect for picnics & lunch boxes or even breakfast.

Courgette, Roasted Red Pepper & Feta Muffins – delicious savoury muffins packed with Mediterranean flavour! Perfect for picnics & lunch boxes or even breakfast. I thought I’d share with you the last of my courgette recipes for this season, a sort of final taste of the summer – or as OH has noted, a temporary …Continue Reading…

Courgette Brownies

These Courgette Brownies are super moist, delicious & decadent - no one will ever guess there's zucchini in these brownies!

You would never know these delicious decadent brownies have courgettes in them and so far, friends and family haven’t had a clue what either of the secret ingredients are: the courgettes to add an extra moistness (essential in a brownie); the espresso powder to enhance the chocolate flavour, giving an extra chocolatey taste with no …Continue Reading…