Cakes and Bakes

Cakes and Bakes

My Family Kitchen by Sophie Thompson and Bakewell Tart

My Family Kitchen by Sophie Thompson is  cookery book full of recipes that are great for family gatherings. Cookery…

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Cakes and Bakes

Take a tea break with raspberry and pecan scones

Taking afternoon tea is a very British tradition. In the 1880’s it became fashionable to have afternoon served in…

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Marble Cake in a Bundt Tin

When I was little we always used to go to my grandparents house on a Sunday for our lunch.…

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Pancetta and Parmesan Scones

A little while ago I made the ultimate Spaghetti Bolognese which used pancetta in the sauces and plenty of…

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Regional Recipes: Sly Cakes

Sly Cakes are a sweet pastry with a filling of spiced dried fruit. They are a traditional recipe from…

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Making a Gugelhupf

For some time now I have been wanting to make a bundt cake, there is something fascinating about the…

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