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Skate wing with cockles and capers

Small skate wings dressed with cockles and capers cooked by Anthony Sargeant for supper a few days ago. Some short-term ageing of skate is necessary for the true flavour to be developed despite the common received wisdom that it has to be as fresh as possible.

Anthony Sargeant

Ginger Crackles

It’s time to do some Christmas baking!

Though you could make these cookies any time of year, they produce (for me) the quintessential Christmas-y smell. Gingerbread cookies, small enough that you can grab a handful without anyone noticing. 273 more words


Nutella Brownies

Alas, the time has come for me to make a confession: I’m not a Nutella fan. I don’t consume it by the spoonful directly from the jar nor do I spread lashings of it on toast every morning (the fact I don’t even have a toaster is beside the point). 744 more words


Jam, jam, jam (and markets)

In between whining children and tantrums and all else, we found time to go to the markets over the weekend. It’s one of the few food experiences our two children can tolerate – food served within a few minutes, lots of space, live background music, interesting things to look at and a sausage roll. 278 more words


Autumn Apple and Cheese Bread

Since our CSA box comes from our local orchard, we can be assured of having apples in the box each week. But each time they are different varieties. 250 more words


Healthier flapjacks - sweet flapjacks that aren't too naughty

This cold weather has definitely brought out my sweet tooth. I’m craving sugar all the time, and giving in too! Moving on from the self-loathing and disappointment, I decided to get my bake on to make a sweet snack that has more nutritional goodness than a block of chocolate. 340 more words


Baking with Kate // Christmas Kiss Cookies

I have another recipe for you this week! Today’s recipe is one that I found on Pinterest and decided to see if I could recreate. This recipe is Candy Cane Kiss Cookies from… 259 more words