Your Great British Bake-Off checklist

  The Great British Bake Off 2019 is coming towards the end of Summer and, even though we don’t have an official release date yet, that hasn’t stopped us from getting excited (and prepared) for the latest Bake Off, complete with Showstoppers, Star Bakers and Hollywood Handshakes. Right here, we have a whole host of great baking products, making up our very own GBBO checklist, so you can create the recipes yourself, alongside the Great British Bake-Off contestants. If you fancy any of the products in this list, click the... Read More

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The Handmaid’s Tale Recipes: Blessed be the Fruit …scone

Under his Eye. We’re well into the swing of The Handmaid’s Tale Season 3 with the second episode being as edge-of-the-seat suspenseful as we’ve come to expect from June/Offred, the Handmaids, Marthas and the rest of Gilead’s population. Each week, we’re developing our own series of fruit-based recipes for you to enjoy while taking in the tension of The Handmaid’s Tale.   This week, we’re saying Blessed be the Fruit …scone.   Easy Fruit Scone ingredients 225g of self-raising flour (maybe have a little extra for dusting) A pinch of... Read More

The Handmaid's Tale Season 3: Blessed be the Fruit Cake 10/06/2019
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The Handmaid’s Tale Recipes: Blessed be the Fruit …cake

  Under His Eye. The Handmaid’s Tale is back for a third season and we are on hand to serve up some delicious recipes for you to eat while watching June, Luke, Nick and Serena Joy’s shenanigans. Trying to be healthy-ish, our series of recipes are called…wait for it… Blessed be the fruit. Our first, a Fruit Pie Recipe can be found here. For Handmaid’s Tale Season 3 Episode 2, we have a delicious Fruit Cake Recipe.     Ingredients Serves: 8 225g self-raising flour 110g butter 110g sugar 225g... Read More

Nutella and Malteser Cupcake for National Cupcake Day 10/06/2019
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Nutella & Malteser Cupcake Recipe (from Irish Baking Adventures)

  Our inspirational guest blogger Irish Baking Adventures has rustled up the most incredible recipe, just in time for National Cupcake Day. This recipe for Nutella & Malteser Cupcakes is enough to make 8-10 cupcakes, making them ideal as an after-meal treat or to take into work or maybe as a Father’s Day delight.     INGREDIENTS FOR CUPCAKES 175g softened butter 175g self-raising flour 175g caster sugar ½ tsp baking powder 3 large eggs ½ tsp vanilla extract 25g Ovaltine or Horlicks 10tsp Nutella   INGREDIENTS FOR BUTTERCREAM 175g... Read More

Gluten Free Garden party Menu 06/06/2019
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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

Easy Cinnamon Rolls Recipe by Ebba Christine 22/05/2019
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Cinnamon Rolls Recipe by Ebba Christine

Ebba Christine, one of our talented guest bloggers, has passed on the most incredible Cinnamon Rolls recipe that is super-duper easy to make in our air fryer and is a delicious treat to have while trying to lose weight – it contains only 2 syns on Slimming World. 🌀 Cinnamon rolls 🌀 2 TBSP cinnamon 2 TBSP granulated sweetener Butter frylight 1 TBSP water 1 sheet of lighter puff pastry (60syns if SW)   Method Roll out the pastry. Mix the cinnamon & sweetener together then added in the water... Read More

Recipe for Tiramasu Cupcakes from Irish Baking Adventures 20/05/2019
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Tiramisu Cupcakes Recipe from Irish Baking Adventures

Would you just LOOK at these incredible Tiramisu Cupcakes?! They’re from one of our talented guest bloggers, Irish Baking Adventures.                           Want to learn how to make them? Well, looky what we have here…   CUPCAKE INGREDIENTS 175g butter 175g self-raising flour 175g caster sugar ½ tsp baking powder 3 large eggs ½ tsp vanilla Cocoa powder for dusting COFFEE SOAK 1-2 tablespoons coffee liqueur (optional) 3 tablespoons sugar 350ml hot coffee MASCARPONE FROSTING 500ml double cream 50g... Read More

Gluten Free Chocolate Brownies 08/05/2019
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Coeliac Disease Awareness Week: Gluten Free Chocolate Brownies

If you’ve googled ‘when did the gluten free trend start?’, we’re sorry to tell you that it’s not a trend. What gluten free means is that those who may need coeliac dietary requirements cannot eat foods such as pasta, cakes and most types of bread, as it will cause some coeliac symptoms like abdominal pain, bloating and diarrhoea. For Coeliac Disease Awareness Week 2019, we have some fantastic gluten free recipes, including this one for delicious gluten free brownies…   Ingredients (for a batch of 12 brownies) 500g of Gluten... Read More

Sugar Free Chocolate Muffin Recipe 25/04/2019
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Big Asthma Bake Sale 2019

The Big Asthma Bake Sale 2019 takes place on 1st May and if you are looking for incredible baking tips and mouth-watering recipes, you have come to the right place. Here at Andrew James, we not only sell excellent baking products and appliances, but we also provide you with some delicious baking recipes. Here are some of our favourite blogs   Top 10 Tips for Baking with Kids This blog is ideal for those with eager little baking helpers and is full of tips and suggestions to make the process... Read More


Red Onion & Rosemary Focaccia Recipe

Using the Andrew James Digital Bread Maker, Jade, our Customer Service Executive, has created some mouth-watering loaves – believe us: we have eaten all of the pieces our talented baker has kindly brought into the office. This recipe for Red Onion & Rosemary Focaccia bread creates a 1000g loaf when made in the Andrew James Digital Bread Maker.   Ingredients 350ml of water 1 tsp of salt 2 tbsp of sugar 2 tbsp of oil 4 cups of strong white flour ½ tsp of instant yeast 1 red onion, chopped... Read More