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Rawleigh's Christmas Cake

A great recipe for Christmas or any other celebration that requires a rich, tasty, decadent fruit cake.  Make it early and store in an airtight container for a couple of months to mature.  117 more words

Rawleigh's Deception Bay

Last week was the season finale of Game of Thrones, season 7. I’m not gonna give away any spoilers here except OMG IT WAS GREAT even though the rest of the season was interesting not always in a positive way. 321 more words



These are a slight twist on ordinary rock cakes.  The addition of peanut butter gives them a lovely nutty flavour.  It’s another treat that would be good in the lunch box.

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Mixed Spice

Mixed spice is used throughout the British Isles and is similar to what is referred to in the United States as Pumpkin Pie Spice, the predominant flavor being cinnamon. 49 more words



All I’ve ever known about Eccles cakes is that they are English.  So when I found this recipe I thought I’d better find out a bit more about them.   93 more words

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Simnel Muffins

Simnel cake is a time-honored traditional treat in Britain at Easter: it’s a fruitcake topped with 12 marzipan balls to represent the 12 disciples of Christ. 225 more words

BBC GoodFood Magazine Recipe

White Chocolate & Cranberry Oat Cookies - simply delicious!

Fresh baked cookies are a big hit at my house, and a great way of drawing attention to the kitchen!

Now if you are like me you have a few standby recipes that you use over and over again? 246 more words