Latest Recipes

Mince puffs
Recipes, Sweet treats

Mince puffs

Its that time of year when we are all munching on Mince pies nom nom….Although in these mince puffs I added a bit of rum and it just brings them to another level. It’s not too overpowering but just adds a depth to the flavouring. These puffs are a bit […]

Nutroast
Main Meals, Recipes

Festive nutroast

Nutroast is my favourite option for a Christmas dinner and sometimes as part of a Sunday roast. It has plenty of texture and flavour and even though it takes a bit of preparation it is def worth it. I always test to see if it is cooked by piercing with […]

Drinks, Recipes

Hot mulled apple juice

This hot mulled apple juice is the non alcholic version but there are various different variations with Alcohol, one is the replacement of apple juice with Cider and another version is the addition of Pimms alchol. The Pimms version is my favourite but I try and keep this drink non […]

Baileys hot chocolate
Drinks, Recipes

Baileys hot chocolate

Anyone who has known me over the years is aware that hot chocolate is my favourite sweet treat. Although at this time of the year I get a bit more indulgent at times and add in a dash of baileys to make it more richer. It is the perfect midweek […]

Roasted chestnuts
Recipes, Sweet treats

Roasted chestnuts

These roasted chestnuts are the ultimate Christmas treat. They only take a second to prepare and 30 mins to cook. They always remind me of old Christmas movies where everyone seemed to be eating them. The first time I had them was a few years ago and I was surprised […]

Toffee pudding
Recipes, Sweet treats

Toffee pudding

Hands up this toffee pudding is the first type of pudding that I have made. I had my doubts when it was in its mould in the oven but as soon as I turned it out, it looked yummy.  This toffee pudding is amazing served hot drizzled with hot toffee […]

Croque Madam
Light Meals, Recipes

Croque Madam

I always find it hard to find good vegetarian sandwiches so lately I have been experimenting with a few recipes and this is on my top list. First it is served hot which is perfect with these cold evenings and this Bechemel sauce is always so amazing.