Recipes

Rainbow Cake Recipe

Rainbow Cake Recipe

Rainbow Cake Recipe This rainbow cake recipe is such a great way to bring some fun to a party or event. Its slightly more complicated than a Victoria Sponge recipe, but only because of the number of layers. The brightly coloured inside can be hidden 

Banana Bread Recipe

Banana Bread Recipe

Banana Bread Recipe I dusted off this recipe this week when we ended up with a basket full of rather too brown looking bananas and my husband asked me to turn it into cake rather than throw them away.  This banana bread recipe is perfect 

Creme Egg Brownies

Creme Egg Brownies

Creme Egg Brownies This recipe for Creme Egg Brownies is my take on a standard brownie recipe with the added bonus of some Creme Eggs baked into the top. With 3 different kinds of sugar in the brownie (plus the creme egg on top!), this 

Recipe for Millionaire’s Shortbreads.

Recipe for Millionaire’s Shortbreads.

Recipe for Millionaire’s Shortbreads. A crumbly biscuit base, some gooey caramel and a topping of soft chocolate… these sweet treats are a great little pick-me-up at the end of a long day and this recipe for Millionaire’s Shortbread is delicious.  In my opinion, a large 

Recipe for Slow Roasted Lamb Shoulder

Recipe for Slow Roasted Lamb Shoulder

Recipe for Slow Roasted Lamb Shoulder This delicious recipe is for a meltingly tender, slow roasted lamb joint and we got our rolled shoulder joint from Green Farming in Milton Abbas. Cooking our succulent rolled lamb shoulder was made all the more simple because the 

Victoria Sponge Cake Recipe

Victoria Sponge Cake Recipe

Victoria Sponge Cake Recipe Sometimes the simple things are the best. This is the first cake I learnt to make as a teenager and I have never found a better Victoria Sponge Cake recipe (thank you Mum!).  This versatile recipe can be adapted to add 

Raspberry Jam Doughnut Recipe

Raspberry Jam Doughnut Recipe

Raspberry Jam Doughnut Recipe There is nothing better (in my opinion) than a freshly made, heavily sugared doughnut, filled to the brim with raspberry jam. They are not difficult to make but they do take a little time… but who doesn’t have some free time 

Heather’s Christmas Cake Recipe

Heather’s Christmas Cake Recipe

Heather’s Christmas Cake Recipe Heather recently had this Christmas Cake recipe published in the Blackmore Vale magazine and it is one of her favourites.  This recipe will provide you with that delicious deep Christmassy flavour whether you make it 2 months or 2 days before 

Tasty Fruit Crumble Recipe

Tasty Fruit Crumble Recipe

Tasty Fruit Crumble Recipe I recently popped to Sopley Farm with my teenage boys, looking for something fun to do in the sunshine. We ended up spending a happy hour picking some fruit and I set about making some jam and putting together this tasty 

Rebecca’s Versatile Tomato Sauce Recipe

Rebecca’s Versatile Tomato Sauce Recipe

Versatile Tomato Sauce Recipe Gah – I love tomatoes! I think they are best enjoyed when served on toast (under some grated garlic) or as a bowl of hearty tomato soup and two slices of crusty bread and butter. This tomato sauce recipe is fairly