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Apple Sponge Pudding

Warm and comforting apple sponge pudding. Apple-sponge Continue reading

White Sandwich Bread

An easy soft white recipe that gives a good result. I like to make it in the breadmaker but bake in the oven. Halve the recipe if you are going to bake in the breadmaker.white_sandwich_bread Continue reading

Swallows Nests – Nidi di Rondine

Think fresh sheets of pasta spiraled like a cinnamon bun, but layered with bechamel sauce, cheese, and ham (and a pinch of nutmeg). Then the whole shebang is baked on a bed of more bechamel sauce, under a sprinkling of Parmesan, for an ultra creamy casserole.swallows_nest Continue reading

Shortbread Cookies

Deliciously short cookies that melt in your mouth.shortbread_cookies Continue reading

Peach Cobbler

This recipe for peach and berry cobbler was devised a while ago and everyone seems to like it – it’s fluffy, slightly eggy with a nice firm crust.peach_cobbler Continue reading

Pasta Dough

The secret is in the slap. By occasionally slapping the dough down onto the table, the gluten relaxes, making it easier to roll out without springing back. That and generously dusting the dough as you go.pasta_dough Continue reading

Oakhill Potatoes

Comfort food that is easy and cheap to prepare. You can make a double batch and freeze some if you like.oakhill_potatoes Continue reading

Cinnamon Rolls

I love, love, LOVE cinnamon rolls. They are absolutely one of my favourite things to make at home. Name one thing that smells and tastes better than a warm cinnamon roll fresh out of the oven, slathered with melty gooey cream cheese frosting. I don’t think there’s anything in existence that sounds better than that!cinnamon_rolls Continue reading

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