White Chocolate Fudge Blondies

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These White Chocolate Fudge Blondies are very similar to my Chocolate Fudge Brownies, except I have used white chocolate instead of dark chocolate to achieve the ‘blond’ look. Continue reading “White Chocolate Fudge Blondies”

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Raspberry Cheesecake

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It has taken me quite a while to find and perfect my cheesecakes, when I say perfect…. to make them the way my family and I like them. A while back my mum developed a cough every time she ate shop bought cakes and biscuits.  When I stated making cheesecakes it soon became clear that I couldn’t use crushed biscuits for the base or it would result in a lot of suffering. I experimented with various bases and our favourites are a short bread (please see my shortbread recipe) or an oaty crumble base which I have used in this recipe for you. Because I cook the base do allow plenty of time for cooling and refrigerating. Continue reading “Raspberry Cheesecake”

Cheese and Marmite Scones

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A perfect accompaniment to Cheese is Marmite. I realise you either love marmite or hate it. To be honest I do have to be in the mood for marmite, however the addition of marmite to these cheese scones really lifts the flavour.  So if you are a marmite hater or just a mild dis-liker I do recommend giving them ago.

I have used just one teaspoon of marmite in these scones, however if you are a real marmite adorer please feel free to add more! Continue reading “Cheese and Marmite Scones”

Elderflower and Lemon Cordial

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With Elderflowers in season there is no better time to make your own refreshing drink.

This cordial is so very easy to make you will wonder why you ever bought it.

It does need to infuse over night for the full flavours to develop, so bear this in mind when you make it and start making it a day ahead of when you would like to drink it. Continue reading “Elderflower and Lemon Cordial”