Cakes & Cookies

white chocolate rice krispie crunch bars recipe

White Chocolate Rice Krispie Crunch Bars recipe

There is really no way these could be described as healthy, so cut them into small pieces to make yourself feel better. Line a 20cm x 30cm baking tin. Melt the butter and the marshmallows very gently in a large …

gluten free chocolate cake recipe

Gluten Free Chocolate Cake Recipe with chocolate ganache topping

Preheat the oven to 180ºC fan oven/200ºC/gas 7. Grease and line the bottom of 2 x 19cm cake tins. Beat the butter and sugar together until light and fluffy. Add the eggs, one at a time, beating well between each. …

pear and pecan slice recipe

Pear and Pecan Slice Recipe

This is a beautiful, light cake. Best eaten slightly warm with some cream or custard, but still yummy when cold. Preheat the oven to 180ºC fan oven/200ºC/gas 6. Grease and line a 20 x 30 cm baking tray. In a …

Gluten Free Orange cookies with Polenta

Gluten Free Orange Cookies with Polenta Recipe

Put the polenta, rice flour, ground almonds, baking powder, butter and sugar in a food processor and whizz until you have something resembling breadcrumbs. Alternatively rub in the butter by hand. Add the orange rind and egg and mix to …

almond slice recipe

Butter Almond Slices Recipe

Preheat the oven to 180ºC fan oven/200ºC/gas 6. Grease and line a 20 x 30cm baking tray. Heat the butter in a small pan and allow to bubble gently until it begins to turn brown. Take off the heat and …

smartie cookies recipe

Smartie Oatty Cookies Recipe

You really need a cake tin to store these in once they are cooked or they may not last for a day. Ours managed to spread over two days as our resident, infamous chocoholic was absent the day they were …

orange and ginger cookies Recipe

Orange & Ginger Cookies Recipe

I just worked this out each cookie costs, wait for it… 9p!!!! You’d pay at least 50p in a coffee shop for one of these little guys, bargain You can actually leave this dough for a couple of days in …

Blondies Recipe, Alternative to brownies

Blondies, the opposite to brownies

Preheat the oven to 180ºC fan/200ºC/gas 6. Grease and line a 28 x 18cm deep baking tray. Put the butter in a small pan and gently melt. Gently melt the block of chocolate in a bowl over a pan of …

Raspberry swiss roll with almonds

Preheat the oven to 200ºC fan oven/220ºC/gas 7. Grease and line a 22 x 32cm baking tray. Put the eggs and sugar in a large bowl and beat (preferably with an elelctric mixer) until thick and pale in colour. Gently …

almond cookies with white choc chips recipe

Pre heat the oven to 180ºC fan oven/200ºC/gas 6.  Grease 2 baking trays. Beat the butter and sugar together until pale in colour. Add the egg and the almond extract and beat until smooth. Add the flour and chocolate chips. …

Fruit Cake Recipe

Pecan Fruit Cake with dates and cherries

Preheat the oven to 160C fan oven/180C/gas 5. Line a deep 30cm x 20cm baking tray. Put the fruit, butter, sugar, juice, and jam in a large saucepan and gently bring to the boil. Simmer for 3 minutes and then …

Coffee Shop Cookies Recipe

Preheat the oven to 180ºC fan oven/200ºC/gas 6. Grease or line a couple of baking trays. Cream together the butter and sugar. Add the Nutella, vanilla and the egg and beat well. Add the flour, cocoa, chocolate chips and the …

Chocolate Dipped Cherry Cookies with pistachio nuts

Chocolate Dipped Cherry Cookies with pistachio nuts

Beat the butter and sugar together until smooth. Add the egg, vanilla and almond extract. Beat together. Add the flour, cherries and pistachios. Mix together to form a firm dough. Form into a long sausage and cover with clingfilm. Refridgerate …

Bakewell Slices

Preheat the oven to 180ºC fan oven/200ºC/gas 6. Line a 20 x 30cm baking tray, with greaseproof paper or a teflon sheet. To make the pastry, put the butter and flour in a food processor and pulse until it looks …

Gluton-Free White Chocolate and Apricot Cookies

A note from Joy “A number of our friends are wheat intolerant so I thought I should get around to doing some cakes and cookies for them. This was my second attempt and even my wheat tolerant family loved them.” …

Zingy Orange Cookies

Preheat the oven to 180ºC fan oven/200ºC/gas 6. Grease 2 baking trays. Cream the butter and sugar together. Add the egg yolks and the vanilla. Mix well. Stir in the orange zest and then the flour. Mix to a stiff …

Chocolate Crispy Munchies

Line an 18cm x 27cm baking tray with greaseproof paper. Put the chocolate, syrup, cream and sugar into a bowl and place over a pan of simmering water. Melt gently, stirring occasionally. Leave to cool a little. Cut the Twix …

classic choclate cake recipe

Classic Chocolate Cake Recipe

Preheat the oven to 180ºC/fan/200ºC/Gas 6. Grease two 20cm round cake tins. Cut a round of greaseproof paper and put in the bottom of the cake tins. Put the butter and sugar in a bowl. Beat well with a wooden …

 

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