Autumnal Apple Cake

Oct 2, 2014 by

Apple pear and almond cake Tis’ the season of mists and mellow fruitfulness. Trust Keats to sum it up so succinctly. Lots of...

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White Chocolate Cheesecake wit...

Sep 28, 2014 by

Cooleswan, white chocolate cheesecake on a dark chocolate base, blackberry coulis I have a friend who has lately taken to emptying...

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Fig and Apple Compote

Sep 24, 2014 by

Fig and apple compote On a recent trip to visit some friends, I came home with bags of autumn bounty. They have a ruin nearby with a...

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Cherry Clafoutis with a Kick

Jun 25, 2014 by

You just have to love summer. It pays to wait and buy seasonal fruit and veg. It tastes better. It looks better and it is better. And...

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Coffee and Walnut Cake

Jun 20, 2014 by

There are times when only a good old fashioned cake will do. The slightly bockety homemade cakes of my youth. I always loved coffee...

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Porter Cake

May 9, 2014 by

When I was a child one of my friends was not allowed to read Enid Blyton. I was an avid reader and I used to lend the books to her...

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