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Oats & Cranberry Biscuits

These biscuits are not at all Polish in origin – I like to think of them as a Scottish & Polish Alliance!

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China & Tableware

American Crescent Cookies

These cookies were made for me by my aunt on my visit to America, many years ago.

She said that she often made these for Christmas.  322 more words

China & Tableware

More Babeczki - More Buns

I saw a baking tin recently whilst shopping – by the American company Nordic ware  – as it was at a greatly discounted price, I could not resist buying it. 639 more words

Polish Cakes


Financiers….was determined to give an explanation for the name.With WIKIPEDIA as a

help,got the clarity to the name.

The name financier is said to derive from the traditional rectangular mold, which resembles a bar of gold.According to another tradition, the cake became popular in the financial district of Paris surrounding the… 245 more words


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Bake of the week: Chocolate and salted caramel cupcakes
Movie of the week: Manchester By The Sea
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Malt Scones

My current lack of oven (for those interested the ETA is currently mid-February) has prompted me to delve into my small but eminently interesting collection of Victorian and Edwardian commercial bakery books in search of something to ‘bake’. 550 more words

20th Century


Trying to bake using frozen white eggs powder and if it does has smell I do not like. I am not too sure if this is due to molasses sugar, it does not smell as I initially thought. 20 more words