Halloween Pudding

My favourite Halloween recipe is Halloween Pudding. Each year I like to search for Halloween desserts and other recipe ideas as I am fascinated by traditional recipes. Last year I discovered this Halloween Pudding recipe after searching for old Irish recipes. I focused on Ireland instead of England in this […]

Desserts, Pies

Sussex Pie or Apple Pie the Sussex Way

It’s apple season again here in the UK and one recipe I always make at this time of year is Sussex Pie or Apple Pie the Sussex Way, a Sussex version of apple pie which is a very old recipe that seems to have been almost forgotten. I found it […]


Coconut and Lime Meringue Roulade

This week I made a Coconut and Lime Meringue Roulade in the tea rooms. It proved very popular, and by the end of the day only one smallish piece was left. I’m really excited to share this one with you and how it came about. It was inspired by a […]

Cakes, Christmas, Desserts

Chocolate Ginger Cake

This Christmas I had planned to make a traditional fruit cake as I do every year when I thought “Why not break with tradition and make a different cake for Christmas?”. I have recently developed a new Chocolate Ginger Cake for the tea rooms which has been very popular. Chocolate […]