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Chocolate sponge and pink custard - the recipe.

It is Chocolate week. As you can see from Mintcustard chocolate is an ingredient I almost regard as an essential. For my recipe to celebrate Chocolate week, I’ve returned to my roots and I’m sharing one of the most iconic school dinners recipes ever. 199 more words


Swedish tea ring - a blast from the past.

Swedish tea ring

 Sitting down to watch Bake Off this week I was expecting a big pile of doughnuts and scattering of innuendo. What I got was transportation back to the school canteen in the very early 80s. 663 more words


Pineapple upside down cake - a School Dinner recipe

Pineapple upside down cake

I loved being upside down.

Handstands should have given me ample opportunity to be upside down but they weren’t enough. Somewhere on most school grounds there was a metal handrail that called out to be swung on and rolled around. 506 more words


School Style Chocolate Concrete

It’s the ultimate comfort pudding. We all had it at school (usually with pink custard) – Chocolate concrete is having a revival! Every sandwich shop I go in lately has it in the cake display but in my household it’s never really gone away. 211 more words