Category Archives: Dessert

Pancakes!

A quick post on the pancakes I made today… I have three recipes already, all with slightly varying quantities of flour, milk and eggs. But today I used the recipe Jack Monroe posted by Allegra McEverdy… I made half quantity … Continue reading

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Christmas truffles

I know, Christmas truffles and it’s February! This recipe from The Spicery I was a little slow in getting round to. They supplied a bonus little bag of spices (Christmas biscuit spices – not entirely sure of the contents but … Continue reading

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Vanilla winter fruit compote

The second recipe from my Spicery subscription was a sweet one, and is comprised of a lot of dried fruit soaked in spice-infused honey/water. I have never used real vanilla pods in cooking before (shock, horror!) but I’ve seen it … Continue reading

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Cookie dough crumble

Last night I made this super easy dessert for some friends… I wanted to make something which wouldn’t take too much prep, and came across this recipe on BBC Good Food. It is just two ingredients and is a complete … Continue reading

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Cupcake decorating

Yesterday I attended a cupcake decorating class run by the Cookie Girl. Up early to reach her house in North London, myself and 11 others got taught the basics. Luckily we didn’t have to make to cupcakes ourselves nor the … Continue reading

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Apple crumble

Last weekend I tried my first crumble. Before you wonder how I got to my age without making one, I should say it’s my first crumble I remember. We made them in school, I’m sure, but I’m pretty sure I’ve … Continue reading

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