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Chocolate Roulade roll cut on a plate
Desserts

A Classic Indulgent Chocolate Roulade

With the August bank holiday weekend approaching I am getting organised to cook a special Sunday lunch for the family. Somehow, getting together with my family this year seems so much more important. So this week my recipe is my granddaughter’s favourite ever dessert – chocolate roulade! Serving Suggestions Chocolate […]

Cheese scones on a tea towel made using my Easy Cheese Scones Recipe
Scones, Savoury Scones

Easy Cheese Scones Recipe

When my family came for lunch the other day we went for a walk on beautiful Ashdown Forest and got caught in the rain! I was glad I had made soup for supper as we all needed something warm and comforting. It was the perfect time to call on my Easy […]

A pile of blueberry and lime scones
Scones, Sweet Scones

Blueberry and Lime Scones Recipe

Now summer is here there are plenty of luscious berries in the shops. I have been experimenting using soft fruit in scones. Many American muffin recipes include soft fruit – blueberry muffins being the most popular. Blueberries work well in scones too. I have combined them with lime to add […]

Scone cut in half with clotted cream and strawberry jam
Scones, Plain Scones, Sweet Scones

Easy Scone Recipe

Scones are the most popular item on the tea room menu and they are fairly easy to make so here is my Easy Scone Recipe. Homemade scones are an essential part of an English afternoon tea served with clotted cream and jam, but they can be so much more. Not […]