Category Archives for Afternoon Tea

Recipe: Apple Flapjacks

Oats, apple, golden syrup and just the smallest hint of cinnamon. What’s not to love about these meltingly soft, sweet apple flapjacks? The great thing about flapjacks is that despite the fact that they’re clearly a yummy little treat; sweet and gooey like a slice of cake, they’re made from oats and so they somehow seem really […]

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Recipe: Spiced Apple Butter

Filling your entire home with the smell of apples and spice, every mouthful packs an autumnal punch. Enjoy the sheer alchemy as the apples, cider, cinnamon, cloves and brown sugar are transformed into a mass of molten, burnished heaven… How many crumbles does it take to empty an apple tree? If you’re lucky enough to have […]

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Gluten Free Recipe: Pear & Almond Cake

Subtle, sweet pear and unctuous almond make this gluten free cake moist, luxurious and incredibly more-ish (Don’t say you weren’t warned…) It’s a funny thing, having a food blog.  People assume that you’re suddenly an expert in all things cooking and baking.   Pssst! I’ve got a little secret for you… I’m really not! Don’t […]

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Raspberry & Lavender White Hot Chocolate

Soothing, warm and creamy, this liquid heaven in a cup contains the classic combo of rich white chocolate, & sweet, tangy raspberries. Add the delicate floral undertone of lavender and you’ve got something pretty special… (or is that pretty AND special??) I love food. I really love food that tastes amazing. But I really, REALLY love food that […]

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Recipe: Chocolate Orange Cheesecake Muffins

Chocolate Orange Cheesecake Muffins Makes 12 You will need: For the centre/frosting: 1 x 220 g pack of cream cheese (no low fat versions please!) 100 mls Orange Curd (for best results use my recipe of course) 4 digestive biscuits For the muffins 2 eggs 125 ml plain yoghurt 125 ml milk 125 ml orange juice 8 oz self-raising flour 0.5 tsp bicarbonate of soda […]

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