*Recipe* Festive Shortbread

Following on from our previous recipe for chocolate Truffles from Waitrose recipe we then decided to make some easy festive shortbreads. This recipe is easy to do and one that the kids will love, not to mention yummy! Shortbread ingredients: 125g butter 55g caster sugar, plus extra to finish 180g plain flour …

*Recipe* Christmas chocolate truffles

Recently we were asked to do a bit of baking in the run up to Christmas by Waitrose. So after a quick discussion we decided we’d start of with an easy recipe of their site. The Christmas chocolate truffles sound and looked yummy, plus they looked super easy. Perfect for …

Whitworths Great Office Bake Off – Chocolate Brownies

So Whitworths have set the challenge to find your office star baker in the Great Office Bake Off. There is lots going on at my work at the moment so no one is really in the baking mood however I got into the kitchen with the kids and tried out …

Caramelised Pineapple with mango sauce – from Simple

ingredients: 1 Large ripe mango, peeled and stone removed 125ml Orange juice 1/2 tsp arrowroot 15g unsalted butter, melted 2 tbsp Demerara sugar 2 thick slices of fresh pineapple Seeds from one pomegranate to garnish To make the sauce place the mango and orange juice in a blender and puree …

Apple & Berry Crumble – From Simple

Ingredients: 2 large Bramley apples 1 Lemon 350g Frozen blackberries 3 tbsp caster sugar 225g plain flour 150g butter 50g Demerara sugar 100g Porridge oats Greek yoghurt with cinnamon to serve, optional Preheat the oven to 200c /gas mark 6 Peel, core and chop the apples into small chunks. Cut the lemon …