Don’t leave it to late to think about making your first batch of mince pies. Christmas will soon be upon us and besides mulled wine, mince pies are one of the essentials at social gatherings this time of the year. There’s a host if mince pie recipes out there but it’s always great to see… [Read More]
This one goes out to our friends in the US ahead of Thanksgiving. Pumpkin pie can be made all year round, especially as the ingredients tend to come from a tin. I’d love to see a version with the pumpkin being prepared. This needs some blind baking to make the pastry case, otherwise it’s pretty… [Read More]
Prompted by a conversation about vegan diets and then trying a delicious vegan date and vanilla cake, we started to look round for cake recipes that worked with a vegan diet.
This is a boozy Christmas cake including rum, cherry brandy and Angostura Bitters. Watch Delia Smith make this Christmas “classic” cake.
Nigella Lawson makes a tasty lemon polenta cake, and explains how to make the recipe gluten-free.