Tag: baking

Mini honeyed pumpkin pies
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Honeyed Pumpkin Pies

After a recent trip to New York and with thanksgiving just around the corner, a friend of mine suggested I might try a Thanksgiving inspired post, something with pumpkin maybe? And what could be more traditional than a pumpkin pie for thanksgiving dinner, so I set about trying to find […]

 
caramel choc chip cookies
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Caramel and Double Chocolate Chip Cookies

These are chocolate chip cookies stuffed with Rolos..or as I like to call them Rolokies (see what I did there) basically deliciously sweet caramel filled gooeyness, what’s not to like!? I’ve never been very good with cookies; historically I’ve always ended up with a single sheet of thin crispy biscuit […]

 
Salted Caramel Pear Cakes
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Salted Caramel Pear Cakes

I don’t know what it is around this time of year but my usually sweet tooth seems to go in to over drive. It may be the drop in temperature or the fact that the nights are closing in that I fancy something warm, sweet and comfy after a hard […]

 
Homemade Sausage Rolls
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Posh Sausage Rolls

Ok, so they’re not really posh, they’re just homemade with delicious filling..so posh to me.  I say ‘just’ homemade… I mean proper homemade pastry and everything! Well if I’m going to do this I may as well do it properly, so the search began for an easy pastry recipe.  As […]

 
Stilton, Walnut and Pear Mini Muffins
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Stilton, Walnut and Pear Savoury Muffins

So lately I’ve been challenged with baking various sweet things which has been great because I have a fairly sweet tooth and  I love cakes, chocolates, ice cream..anything sweet, the problem with this is that I can literally hear the seams of my jeans giving way as I type.  So as a different […]

 
Classic Madeleines
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Oo la la Madeleines!!

Ok so I’m not sure why I’ve decided to try my hand at these little beauties, considering I have never tasted one myself…there’s a lesson to be learnt there.  Anyways I was set the challenge by my boss to make the small buttery little cakes called Madeleines, a french classic […]

 
Raspberry Friands
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What The Friand !?!?

I first discovered friands in a fantastic independent coffee shop in Clerkenwell a few years ago called Workshop – great food and even better coffee, it’s been a while since I’ve been back so I may have to go to get you guys a review.   Anyway friands are oval shaped cakes […]