Recipe 210 – Iced Gingerbread with Stem Ginger

The last of the gingerbread recipes, hurrah, if I wasn’t taking part in Sober October in aid of Macmillan Nurses, I think I may have opened a bottle of champagne to celebrate.  There are far too many gingerbread recipes in … Continue reading

Recipe 206 – ‘Boozy’ Fruit Cake

I haven’t made a ‘proper’ fruit cake for quite a while now and there are, I think 3 left to bake, so I thought it about time another one was ticked off, otherwise I’m going to be left with all … Continue reading

Recipe 201 – Traditional Parkin

I’ve definitely got my baking bug back… Traditional Parkin is the next recipe  I’ve chosen to bake.  Having remembered to buy another tin of black treacle the other day, I had no excuse not to bake this.  Mary says the … Continue reading

Recipe 197 – Courgette Loaves

I’ve just realised that I’ve been so busy, I’ve only actually managed to bake one recipe this month and I haven’t even had time to write it up and I’m off on holiday for two weeks as from tomorrow, so … Continue reading

Recipe 183 – Sticky Ginger and Orange Cake

It’s another one of those dreaded ginger cakes.  In my opinion there are too many ginger cakes in this book!  As you all know I don’t particularly like ginger cakes (unless it’s of the Jamaican variety) and as I’ve said … Continue reading