Gluten Free Creme Brulee Cupcakes

I’ve lost my way a little in my plan to bake along with The Great British Bake Off after attempting Crème Brulees which turned out to be a complete disaster. I read the recipe really carefully and all started off well as I thought ‘how difficult can this be?’ My little ramekins went into the … Continue reading

Great British Bake Off – Baguettes

Last week’s ‘Great British Bake Off’ challenged the bakers in the tent to bake a variety of breads. Now bread has not been something I often try at home so I’m always very impressed by the skills shown in the tent. Last year I tried Paul’s ciabatta recipe and surprised myself by how yummy they … Continue reading

Great British Bake Off and Black Forest Cake

If, like me, you love baking, have a T.V. and live in the UK, you would undoubtedly have come across ‘The Great British Bake Off’. Series 6 started last week after much excitement and build up. Along with thousands of others I couldn’t wait to start watching and meet this year’s bakers. The first programme … Continue reading

Fruity Flapjack Lattice Tart

    Fruity Flapjack Lattice Tart Ingredients:- Pastry:- 300g plain flour 175g cold butter Ice cold water to mix Fruit puree:- knob of butter 350g cooking apples 175g dried apricots 25g light muscovado sugar zest and juice of 1 orange Topping:- 400g golden syrup juice and zest of 1 orange 400g golden syrup 200g oats … Continue reading