Strawberry Shortcake Bars

  Ingredients 330g Plain Flour (keep the 30g aside for later) 100g Unsalted Butter (cut into cubes) 50g Caster Sugar Pinch of Salt 1 Egg 1/2 tsp Vanilla Essence 200g Good Quality Strawberry Jam 1 tbsp Caster Sugar   20x20cm Square Tin (greased and lined with greaseproof paper)       Method Rub the butter and the 300g of flour together until it resembles breadcrumbs. … Continue reading Strawberry Shortcake Bars

Chewy Chocolate Brownie Cups

100g Unsalted Butter 150g Dark Chocolate 175g Caster Sugar 75g Light Muscovado Sugar 1 tbsp Golden Syrup 2 Eggs 1 tsp Vanilla Essence Pinch of Salt 100g Plain Flour 2 tbsp Cocoa Powder 1/4 tsp Baking Powder   Cupcake Cases Muffin Tin   Preheat oven to 170C     Method In a medium saucepan, place the butter, chocolate, sugars and syrup and heat gently until … Continue reading Chewy Chocolate Brownie Cups

Simple Iced Coffee

I am a huuuuuuuuuuuge coffee fan. Americanos, cappuccinos, lattes.. you name it, I LOVE IT!.. except decaf obviously. As the weather has been getting warmer and coffee shops are selling iced coffees …wait i’ll rephrase that. Coffee shops are selling EXPENSIVE iced coffees, I thought I’d publish a simple iced coffee recipe here on my blog!  The recipe can be adapted to taste by using … Continue reading Simple Iced Coffee

Chewy Easter Bites

Ingredients Unsalted butter 30g Marshmallows 200g Rice crispies 100g Milk Chocolate 200g Cadbury Mini Eggs 80g (1 bag) White chocolate 20g Square tin 20x20cm Method Line the tin with greaseproof paper. In a large, heavy bottom pan, melt the butter then on a low heat, add the marshmallows. Melt the marshmallows them add the rice crispies. Quickly mix ensuring the cereal is coated in the … Continue reading Chewy Easter Bites

Leek & Potato Soup

DYDD GWYL DEWI HAPUS! ..or for non-welsh speakers, Happy St.David’s Day! St. Davids day is the national day in Wales, celebrated on March the 1st every year. To celebrate the day, I thought I’d post a ‘bonus’ recipe today! (aren’t you lucky!!) 😉 If you haven’t seen my latest post, please check it out! I posted a recipe for Swedish Princess Cupcakes , and believe me… … Continue reading Leek & Potato Soup