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Baking

05/09/2019

Chocolate Mess Bundt Cake Recipe

We LOVE chocolate! We love it eating chocolate, we love thinking about chocolate and we especially love baking with chocolate – particularly when chocolate consists of approximately 90% of the ingredients involved. Think we’re joking? Check out our recipe for Chocolate Mess Bundt Cake below… Ingredients for our Chocolate Mess Bundt Cake (serves 8) 1 chocolate cake mix of your choice – we know. We’re SO lazy, but if you want to mess on making your own chocolate cake mix, fill your boots. 480ml of heavy cream 455g of the... Read More

19/06/2019

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

17/06/2019

British Food Fortnight: Fruit Scone Recipe

Isn’t it great to be British? We’re feeling all patriotic with British Food Fortnight  and we’re enjoying making lush bait to celebrate. This blog includes a delcious Fruit Scone Recipe and, if you’re anything like us, you’ll be arguing about two things… 1. How to say it (scone, as in ‘gone’ or scone, as in ‘cone’) 2. And whether it’s jam or cream first – to keep everyone happy, we’ll use GIFs to show both. Easy Fruit Scone ingredients 225g of self-raising flour (maybe have a little extra for dusting)... Read More

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Classic Jam Doughnut recipe 07/05/2019

National Doughnut Week: Classic Jam Doughnut recipe

For National Doughnut Week, we’ve got some cracking recipes – check them out here – but in this blog, we’ve got a messy recipe for a jammy classic doughnut.   Ingredients 210g strong white flour, plus extra to sprinkle on after 15g caster sugar, plus extra to sprinkle on after 7g dried yeast ½ tsp salt 20g unsalted butter (at room temperature) 65ml whole milk 45ml warm water 1 egg 2 litres vegetable oil 6 tsp strawberry jam     Method Using a stand mixer or hand mixer, combine the... Read More

24/04/2019

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