Scones

Hot Cross Scones

Hello my lovelies! Easter is nearly here and I know y’all are busy. If you have the time you really should make full hot cross buns but sometimes you just want a warm quick fix of delicious spice and fruit! These scones fall firmly into the seasonal tradition of putting spice and fruit into almost anything and calling it “hot…

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Christmas, Dairy Free, Gluten Free, Sweets

Gingerbread Marshmallows

Prep Time : 30 Minutes | Cook Time : 0 Minutes | Total Time : 3-4 hours | Difficulty : Candy Hello my lovelies! Well it wouldn’t be festive around here without some marshmallows. And these are the absolute embodiment of Christmas spirit distilled into a mallow! Fluffy clouds of white on white. Subtle flecks of spices. The aroma and…

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Sourdough

Rye, Apple + Raisin No-Knead Sourdough

Prep Time : 30 Minutes | Cook Time : 70 Minutes | Total Time : Overnight | Difficulty : Easy Hello my lovelies! I have been experimenting with adding apple to my sourdoughs for a little while and have arrived at this treat of a hassle-free loaf. Apple goes beautifully with rye and a little spice and a few raisins…

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Cakes

Spicy Honey Gingerbread

Prep Time : 15 Minutes | Cook Time : 60 Minutes | Total Time : 2 hours | Difficulty : Easy Hello my lovelies! I’ve made this loaf a lot in the last few weeks. Tweaking it until it’s perfect. It’s only right to share it. I love a loaf. It feels less cheaty than a cake. They tend to…

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Sweets

Whiskey + Cardamom Fudge

Prep Time : 10 Minutes | Cook Time : 20 Minutes | Total Time : 2 hours | Difficulty : Easy Candy Hello my lovelies! I missed you earlier this week. I’ve got a lot on and didn’t get to a recipe. I’m making up for it with candy like an unimaginative boyfriend. But it’s really good candy. Promise. In…

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Doughnuts

Black Doris + Cardamom Doughnuts

 Prep Time : 45 Minutes | Cook Time : 10 Minutes | Total Time : 3 hours | Difficulty : Frying Hello my lovelies! I can’t go past a good doughnut. This recipe is a two-fer – you get a jam and a dough all in one. When we have bread class my demonstration batch of doughnuts never get fried…

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Cakes, Cupcakes

Pear + Almond Cakes

Prep Time : 15 Minutes | Cook Time : 25 Minutes | Total Time : 1 hour | Difficulty : Easy Hello my lovelies! These delightful cakes were born out of a cake I made when a couple of friends came around for dinner. The last time we had gotten together one had suggested a future cake with pears and…

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Cakes

Christmas Cake – Part 1

 Prep Time : 20 Minutes | Cook Time : up to 3 Hours | Total Time : up to 4 hours | Difficulty : Easier than you think Hello my lovelies! Less than six weeks to Christmas – the greatest of all the holidays! I have a wonderful new book on the way from Book Depository – its called Delicious…

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Cookies

Spiced Finnish Sugar Cookies

Prep Time : 10 + 10 Minutes | Cook Time : 15 Minutes | Total Time : 3 Hours | Difficulty : A Bit Fiddly I may have gone a bit crazy getting some new cookbooks lately and one of my new favourites is Scandinavian Baking by Trine Hahnemann. I have bookmarked so many things and one of the first…

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