Search results for 'desserts'

01/05/2018

Summer Desserts Recipes

  After what for a while felt like internal winter, the sun has decided to start (sporadically) shining. Summer means al fresco dining, BBQ’s with friends and a pretty hefty cocktail list! What does every party need, other than a bouncing playlist (Miami by Will Smith is a must-play btw), is a delicious summer dessert!   If there’s savoury, there’s gotta be sweet and we’ve got some easy to prepare simply scrumptious desserts suitable for any occasion from family dinner to a summer soiree!       Nutella Stuffed Brownies... Read More

Ice Cream Floats: Top flavours and one rip-roaring recipe 01/07/2019

Our 10 Best Ice Cream Float Flavours (and one lush recipe)

  While everyone enjoys an Ice Cream, there doesn’t seem to be many shouting for Ice Cream Floats, despite the lush weather. We’re here to change all that. With the Andrew James Ice Cream Maker, you can make a whole host of different homemade ice cream flavours, but it could also be used to create refreshing floats that can add a bit of fizz to your ice cream desserts.     How to make an Ice Cream Float It could not be easier… Simply scoop as much ice cream as... Read More

14/06/2019

Feel Good Friday: The health benefits of eating whipped cream

Is whipped cream healthy? This may sound a bit strange, but we’ve dug in and found that, yes. Whipped Cream can have some health benefits… just in time for whipped cream and strawberries (AKA Wimbledon) season.   Whipped cream provides Calcium, making for healthy teeth and bones.   Whipped cream is lower in Lactose and is therefore ideal for those with only a small degree of lactose sensitivity.   Whipped cream provides a healthy source of fat – but, good fat – as it supports a healthy metabolism. Ideal for... Read More

Gluten Free Garden party Menu 06/06/2019

Your Gluten Free Garden Party Menu

  Whisper it, but the weather seems to be – SEEMS to be – getting better and if you’re hosting a garden party in the Summer months, we have a whole host of sumptuous Gluten Free recipes for you and your guests to enjoy. From fresh salads and starters, to mouth-watering mains and delicious desserts, we have everything you need to make your GF garden party a great one.   Gluten Free Prawn Cocktail Recipe This may be more of a Christmas Day staple (this link takes you to our... Read More

English Wine Week: Which wine goes with which meal? 20/05/2019

English Wine Week: Which wines go with which food?

With English Wine Week coming up, we thought we’d look closer at how to match the right wine with the right food…   Red Wine   Cabernet Sauvignon This fruity wine has a nice soft finish, making it ideal to go with meat, such as rib eye steak and venison. Merlot Sticking with red wine, we could also stick with red meats, such as any kind of steak and go with nice salads including Chicken Caesar. Pinot Noir Able to hold its own with meaty dishes, including sausages, chicken and... Read More

29/03/2019

A list of Andrew James products to help make an easy Easter

  Whatever your views on Easter as a festival, it’s a lovely opportunity to gather your family and friends around and spend some quality time together. If you are hosting, it can be a stressful time, but we would like to introduce some quality products that will take the panic out of the proceedings and allow you and your guests to have fun.   Baking Should you be an avid baker and have the desire to present deliciously baked cakes and biscuits, we have a range of appliances that can... Read More

16/02/2019

7 random reasons why you should definitely NOT buy a waffle maker!

They’re no good for breakfast, lunch or dinner. They’re not even any good for desserts or snicky-snacky-snoos, man! There aren’t any canny waffle recipes. Like this one. Or this one. Or even this one. Using a waffle maker is too hard. Take up too much space in your cupboard. Too dangerous. They never make your waffles how you want them anyway. Think you can come up with any good reasons why you should buy an Andrew James Waffle Maker? Share it with us @andrewjamesuk on Instagram and @andrewjamesltd on Twitter!

09/01/2019

This week’s best sellers!

  Christmas may be over, but here at Andrew James, we are still being good to you. Here are 6 fantastic products that are doing so well, we want you to know about them before they go completely!   Potato Cutter Want delicious homemade chips without using too much of your elbow grease? This handy appliance is the perfect potato slicer for fries, but can also be applied to other vegetables, such as carrots, cucumbers and butternut squash.   Thin Scales Weighing food can be a bit of a chore,... Read More

Carrot cake 17/11/2018

How can you add a new layer to your cake decorations?

We don’t think it’s too much of an exaggeration to say that cakes make the world go round. The sheer amount of flavours, toppings and ingredients you can use, as well as the number of birthdays, anniversaries and Thursdays that come your way means that every occasion is the perfect occasion for cake. Plus, everyone has their favourite. Whether you’re craving carrot cake, always ready for red velvet or you go doolally-tap for devil’s food cake, here we have a rogues’ gallery of indulgent cake toppings and desserts.   Carrot... Read More

01/11/2018

What leftover pumpkin recipes can you make?

Welcome to November 2018! To make sure you start your month off with a Bonfire Night bang, look at the recipes you can serve up when the spirit of Halloween has departed (see what we did there?) and you are left with the – wait for it – bare bones of a pumpkin. Badum-tish. Here at Andrew James, we can’t wait to get our teeth into some delicious and easy pumpkin dishes, using everyone’s favourite autumnal squash. So, like the gorgeous orange skies we’re getting this time of year, we’re... Read More