Recipe | Vanilla Cheesecake

Ingredients For the base 100 grams unsalted butter 225 grams digestive biscuits (crushed) 1½ tablespoons brown sugar For the filling 100 grams cream cheese (full fat) 50 grams caster sugar 100 grams double cream 3 tablespoons vanilla extract Method Melt the butter in a small bowl in the microwave for 1 minute/2 minutes. - Be sure… Continue reading Recipe | Vanilla Cheesecake

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Recipe | Chunky Chocolate Shortbread

Ingredients 3/4 cup  butter, room temp 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/2 tsp vanilla 1 3/4 cups all purpose flour Pinch Salt 1 ½ cup Chocolate chunks / or 1 bar, chopped   Method Cream together the butter and sugar until light and fluffy, about 3 minutes. Mix in the vanilla. In a separate bowl, whisk… Continue reading Recipe | Chunky Chocolate Shortbread

Homemade Nutella

Ingredients 3 cups roasted unsalted hazelnuts 3 Tbsp cacao or unsweetened cocoa powder/ or 2/3 cup dark chocolate 1 tsp pure vanilla extract 1/2 tsp sea salt Instructions Preheat oven to 180C and add hazelnuts to a baking tray. Roast for a total of 15 minutes. This is to just to warm the natural oils and… Continue reading Homemade Nutella

Oh My Fudge!

Christmas is all about gift making, good food and lots of yummy treats! Ingredients 1 x Can Condensed Milk 150ml milk 450g demerara sugar 115g butter Method Add the sugar, butter, milk and condensed milk to a heavy based pan and heat gently, stirring frequently, until the sugar has dissolved. Bring to the boil and as… Continue reading Oh My Fudge!

Gingerbread Cookies

Ingredients 1 1⁄2 teaspoons Baking powder 3⁄4 teaspoon Baking soda ¾ cup Black Treacle 1⁄4 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon ground ginger 1 3⁄4 teaspoons ground cinnamon 1⁄4 teaspoon ground cloves 6 tablespoons unsalted butter 1 x Large Egg 2 teaspoons vanilla ¾ Dark Brown Sugar Method Heat a saucepan on a low heat, melt butter, then stir in the brown… Continue reading Gingerbread Cookies

Baked Macabella Doughnuts

Today I've been trying out new recipes, and my new mini doughnut tray😊 My foodie review will be up soon! But in the meantime, check these yummy mini bites of heaven out! I made these using Macabella Spread and a few other ingredients! You can find this jar of yumminess at Sainsbury's   ❤ INGREDIENTS For the… Continue reading Baked Macabella Doughnuts

Banana & Nut Cake

Picture to come! INGREDIENTS 100g Softened Butter 175g Caster Sugar 2 Large Eggs 2/3 Ripe Bananas, mashed - I like to use bananas that are almost on their way out! 225g Self-Raising Flour 1 tsp Baking Powder 2 tbsp Milk 1 Handful of crushed/roughly chopped Pecans 1 Handful of crushed/roughly chopped Walnuts   METHOD Preheat… Continue reading Banana & Nut Cake

Pear & Frangipane Tart

Ingredients For the pastry Make from scratch 225g plain flour, plus extra for dusting 110g butter 110g caster sugar 3 medium egg yolks, lightly beaten **Or buy pre-made short crust pastry For the frangipane 125g butter, softened 125g caster sugar 2 eggs 125g ground almonds 1 tbsp plain flour For the poached pears 250g caster… Continue reading Pear & Frangipane Tart

Chia seed Pancakes with Figs, Syrup & Nuts

I N G R E D I E N T S 200g Plain Flour (All-Purpose) 1 Tablespoon Caster Sugar 1 Dessert Spoon of Baking Powder 1 Teaspoon Salt 1 Dessert Spoon of Chia Seeds 1 Large Egg, whisked 200-300ml Milk Toppings: Fresh figs, chopped almonds, berries/grapes, icing sugar & syrup   M E T H… Continue reading Chia seed Pancakes with Figs, Syrup & Nuts

Buttermilk Pancakes With Pecan And Banana

I N G R E D I E N T S    1 tablespoon of golden caster sugar 2 large eggs 284ml tub buttermilk 25g butter, melted, plus extra 100g plain flour 2 teaspoon baking powder   M E T H O D    For the pancakes, sift the flour, baking powder, bicarbonate of soda, sugar… Continue reading Buttermilk Pancakes With Pecan And Banana