Brioche Tart with Pear and Blackberry

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Pear Blackberry and Brioche tart

Brioche Tart with Pear and Blackberry This easy but delicious brioche tart with pear and blackberry is adapted from Mary Berrys apricot brioche tart, in her cook now eat later book.  Its perfect for entertaining, as it can all be prepared in advance and finished off just before you are ready to serve.I’ve adjusted Mary’s recipe – substituting the apricots for … Read More

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Sweet Potato and Parma Ham Nibbles

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Sweet Potato and Parma Ham Nibbles I am always on the look out for tasty, easy but unusual canapés.  These sweet potato and parma ham nibbles definitely hit the mark. They can be made with either roasted butternut squash as the title page, or sweet potato as Ive done here. The parma ham gives a  satisfying salty and crispy outside, … Read More

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Ultimate Scones. The Best Scone Recipe In The World

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Ultimate Scones. The Best Scone Recipe In The World The humble scone.  So easy to make, and so versatile.  But such a source of division.  First of all, lets just clear up how these are pronounced.  In Scotland and the North of England these can only be Scones (rhyming with swan, prawn, gone etc).  In the South of England Scones … Read More

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Squidgey Chocolate Brownie Cake

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Squidgey Chocolate Brownie Cake

Squidgey Chocolate Brownie Cake Abbi and I planned to make peanut butter chocolate brownie cake last week, but I was elbow deep in cake batter before realising I didnt have any peanut butter.  Duh.  A pretty intrinsic ingredient for peanut butter brownies.  Into the oven went anyway, and thus squidgey chocolate brownie cake was born. Ingredients 300g chocolate 200g unsalted butter (softened) plus … Read More

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Back To School Stationery

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Back To School Stationery

Back To School Stationery One of my favourite things about going back to school was back to school stationery.  Being able to stock up on lovely new things for my pencil case…..I think its something I’ve never grown out of. Jamie starts back at school today….he moves up to secondary school, but was still happy to take the grubby tired … Read More

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