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four recipes for plum season

When someone learns I love to cook (and spend many of my free hours in the kitchen) the inevitable next question is: “cook or baker?” 572 more words



These are miniature cakes but we can always make it into three tiers for a wedding cake!

1) Miniature cake with dried plums and currants soaked in rum. 12 more words

A Tasty Treat: Rhubarb, Apple or Plum Cake

In my book “Healing with Water” I added a section ‘Simple Healthy Recipes’ (pages 45-62) but I did not give the readers any taste of ‘simple healthy deserts’! 750 more words

Healing With Water

Plum cake with brown sugar and cardamom streusel

I had this recipe saved from a magazine, and the other day the sight of beautiful plums in the supermarket reminded me of cake. 373 more words


Plum Sundays

The Primrose Bakery Book by Martha Swift and Lisa Thomas

Square Peg/Random House UK, Hardback £17.99

Rating: ****

Test Recipe: Plum Cake

The Primrose Bakery has been an institution in Notting Hill for over 10 years, and this is their second book. 606 more words

Book Reviews

Late summer seasonal saucery

We’re into the last official month of summer here in Melbourne and we’ve been told to expect a very warm end to the season. That’s not unusual; it’s just that this summer has been un-seasonally mild, yet irritatingly dry (if you are trying to grow tomatoes). 1,214 more words

Cooking At Home