Category Archives: sweets

Scones

Scones are by no means rocket science, but they are bloody good. Where I come from you just have to have a good scone once in while. The real name of the recipe is ‘Mummy’s Sweet White Scones’, but I thought that was way too embarrassing to have as my title here, and it comes […]

Eton Mess meets Rhubarb Fool

Wikipedia: “Eton mess is a traditional English dessert consisting of a mixture of strawberries, pieces of meringue and cream, which is traditionally served at Eton College’s annual cricket game against the students of Winchester College. The dish has been known by this name since the 19th century.” “A fool is an English dessert generally made […]

A Couple of Hippies and a Beetroot Cake

Over the past couple of years we’ve been striving more and more in our house to eat locally grown/produced food, waste less etc. – it just feels like the right thing to do and I find it makes me enjoy my food more. (It does have its downside too though, in that it can turn […]