Featured Recipes

White Soda Bread cut in half with red casserole pot in the background.
Soda Bread, Breads

White Soda Bread

White Soda Bread is a great place to start if you are baking your own bread for the first time. It is a very simple, easy bread to make. It really is the quickest of all breads – no kneading, no proving and it tastes so good! If you would […]

Whole Tipsy Cake on a serving plate with holly in the background.
Cakes, Pudding

Tipsy Cake

Traditionally Tipsy Cake is made in a bowl with the sponge cake cut in pieces, soaked in alcohol and then smothered in whipped cream – a simpler version of trifle. My version of Tipsy Cake is actually a cake that you can cut into slices and is a quickly made […]

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 […]