Spiced Walnut Cake


With a mass of left over walnuts this year (I over bought) I set about developing a walnut cake with a little added spice. This cake is moist, light and moreish and I think goes well with a cream cheese icing. Continue reading “Spiced Walnut Cake”


Coffee and Walnut Scones


I have always used my Great Nanny’s recipe for making scones, she never liked the taste of too much baking powder, which some scone recipes can have, so always used an alternative raising agent – a mixture of cream of tartar and bicarbonate of soda.

Once the basic scone mix has been mastered and is to your liking then you can add different flavours and fruits.  I have added coffee and walnut this time. Continue reading “Coffee and Walnut Scones”