Featured Recipes

Boiled Fruit Cake for Christmas on a glass cake stand surrounded by holly and ivy.
Christmas, Cakes

Boiled Fruit Cake for Christmas

My Christmas Cake for this year is going to be a jazzed up version of my Old Fashioned Boiled Fruit Cake – I’m calling it simply Boiled Fruit Cake for Christmas. You can make this type of fruit cake nearer to Christmas as it does not need to mature like […]

Lemon Drizzle Scones cut in half with clotted cream and lemon curd and another whole scone served on a plate.
Scones, Sweet Scones

Lemon Drizzle Scones

These Lemon Drizzle Scones are a new creation for me, inspired by my Raspberry & Lemon and Strawberry & Orange Drizzle Cakes, as well as the Lemon Drizzle Cake I make in the tea rooms. As with all my sweet scones they are delicious served with clotted cream, but when […]

Apple and Blackberry Scones cut in half spread with clotted cream and blackberry preserve
Scones, Sweet Scones

Apple and Blackberry Scones

This year we have had a bumper crop of wild blackberries and as it’s also now apple season it’s the perfect time for some Apple and Blackberry Scones! You know the end of the summer is approaching as the blackberries ripen in the hedgerows. I loved going blackberrying as a […]