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Cakes, Desserts

Pear and Walnut Gingerbread Traybake

This Pear and Walnut Gingerbread Traybake is inspired by a community orchard local to me – Crowborough Community Orchard. They celebrated Blossom Day in April 2024 and I was there helping them raise funds by selling this traybake and my Chocolate Cherry Cake Traybake, plus mini apple pies and mini […]

Cakes, Desserts

Chocolate Cherry Cake Traybake

This Chocolate Cherry Cake Traybake is dairy free and egg free so is suitable for vegans or anyone with problems digesting dairy or eggs. It is based on a recipe for ‘Six Minute Chocolate Cake’ in the Moosewood Restaurant Book of Desserts. I was inspired to come up with this […]

Cakes, Easter

Chocolate Tiffin

With Easter upon us I have been thinking of quick and easy chocolate recipes and have come up with a basic Chocolate Tiffin recipe and a couple of interesting variations – Chocolate Ginger Tiffin and Chocolate Tiffin with Glacé Fruit and Brandy. Chocolate Tiffin is a chocolate treat combining biscuits […]

Cakes, Desserts

Classic Carrot Cake Recipe

My Classic Carrot Cake Recipe is a soft, moist, spicy cake filled and covered with a luscious vanilla flavoured cream cheese icing. It is the recipe I use for the tearooms! There are many different variations of carrot cake, including those that include ingredients such as nuts, raisins, or even […]


Homity Pie

Homity Pie is a traditional British vegetarian open pie with a filling of potatoes, onions and leeks and a cheesy topping. I have given it a new twist here by adding a lattice cheese pastry top similar to the one I used on my Sussex Pie. I think the extra pastry […]