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Cornish Fairings.

One thing my coeliac sufferer of a husband misses in a biscuit is ginger nuts. Those rock hard but ever so dunkable ginger biscuits. I’m not sure how I got onto this recipe but it is seriously divine even after I made it into a gluten free recipe. 338 more words

Masala Chai (Spice Tea) Seasoning

My all-time favorite tea is masala chai , a milky spiced black tea drink originating from South Asia. I got my first taste of chai from of a handful of local delis and coffee shops, back when it wasn’t commonly available in my area (circa 2003), so enjoying it at home was difficult. 257 more words


Gluten Free Stollen Cake

Rachel and I first made Stollen for Christmas. Rachel and Carole adore marzipan – I buy it and then when I go to use it, half of it has “evaporated” :-). 663 more words

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Christmas pudding bread pudding

A Christmas leftover recipe (Christmas pudding and brandy butter), which (if frozen) allows you to re-experience Christmas in small bites over the coming months. It’s based on my recipe for… 198 more words


"Cooking On A Shoe String" Food Parcel Challenge in partnership with Zest Health For Life, Hammersons and Leeds East Food Bank.

Just before Christmas I was contacted by  Hammerson, the developers behind the new Victoria Gate retail development currently being built in the centre of Leeds. They are working in partnership with… 1,219 more words


CHRISTMAS DRINKS! Day #22: Torches!

This one was one of miiiiiiiine!

I love this carol. It’s one of my utter favourites at this time of year, with the torches and the accents in the music and the bit which is a round, and excitement plus :D… 589 more words


Ginger and Treacle Tray Bake

This would be perfect for a get together with friends – plenty to go around! The sponge is beautifully light, and spiced nicely to create a tasty treat! 293 more words