Elderflower Drizzle Scones

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With elderflowers in season at the moment and I have been making Elderflower and Lemon Cordial I have been experimenting with different recipes to use my cordial in. I have used my own Cordial in this recipe, however you can use whatever is available to you. I do find shop brought Cordial sweeter then mine.

This recipe will make 6 x 65mm scones or 4 x 75mm scones or a large round cut into 8 wedges. Continue reading “Elderflower Drizzle Scones”

Mint Chocolate Brownies

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Mint and chocolate is a beautiful paring.

I saw a stack of Aero chocolate bars in my local shop. As these were the only chocolate bars the shop had I thought I’d better give a few a good home!

I added the minty bubbly chocolate to my brownies and we weren’t disappointed! Continue reading “Mint Chocolate Brownies”

Lemon Meringue Cake

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We all love lemon meringue pie, but what about a cake version? The idea was suggested by my youngest daughter and it is incredible.

I used Italian meringue to cover the cake, as this does not require baking and used a cooks blow torch to enhance the piping. I used a rosette nozzle to pipe the meringue, however any swirly finish will look and taste fantastic. Continue reading “Lemon Meringue Cake”

Easter Egg Rocky Road

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Did you know that the difference between a rocky road and a tiffin is a tiffin doesn’t have marshmallows in it. So if you are a little short on marshmallows for your rocky road just make a tiffin instead!

At times when ingredients are a little low sometimes you need to make the best out of what you have. Here is my Easter Egg Rocky Road for you to enjoy! Continue reading “Easter Egg Rocky Road”