Sooty

Sooty

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Easy Homemade Apple Pie

Easy Homemade Apple Pie

Easy homemade apple pie recipe with shortcrust pastry is as delicious as it sounds. Made from scratch including the pastry crust and simple apple pie filling
Easy Meat & Onion Pie

Easy Meat & Onion Pie

This week it was Tudor week on The Great British Bake Off and as an archaeologist/historian by trade, I was very interested to see what the contestants would be making
Viennese whirl biscuits

Viennese whirl biscuits

Preheat the oven to 190C/170C (fan)/Gas 5. Line a baking sheet with greaseproof paper. Put the butter, icing sugar, plain flour, cornflour and vanilla extract in a food processor and blend until smooth
Mincemeat Cake

Mincemeat Cake

In terms of cooking January. is all about using up Christmas leftovers for me. There are some. things such as cheese and biscuits – both sweet and savoury –
5 Ways With Leftover Bolognese Sauce

5 Ways With Leftover Bolognese Sauce

I don’t know about you but I have a bit of a problem with portion control when cooking, I get it from my mum who always made more than she needed of whatever she cooked – in fact she still does but I’m not complaining as it often results in roast dinners being sent over for the girls
Tips for a village show winning Victoria Sponge

Tips for a village show winning Victoria Sponge

Victoria Sponge and WI Baking Trophy. This weekend marked my biggest cake triumph since winning "Most Inventive Use of Turnip in Baking" at the Cordwainers Garden Country Show back in 2013
Easy Apple Turnovers (Only 4 Ingredients!)

Easy Apple Turnovers (Only 4 Ingredients!)

Share Pin +1 Reddit. Make these 4-ingredient Easy Apple Turnovers with only 10-mins prep. You’ll love the flaky & crisp buttery puff pastry, bursting with warm cinnamon-spiced applesauce
Chocolate Banana Caramel Cupcakes

Chocolate Banana Caramel Cupcakes

This was originally a guest post for Andrew in the Kitchen. These Chocolate Banana Caramel Cupcakes are pretty indulgent, which makes them perfect cupcakes for a children's party or a birthday
Cinnabons surprise for my mom

Cinnabons surprise for my mom

Cinnabons surprise for my mom. On February 22, 2015 by Vanessa. I wanted to surprise my mom for her birthday and I couldn’t think but make her something she loves which is Cinnabons
Malt-Easter chocolate chip cookies

Malt-Easter chocolate chip cookies

This Easter was a sad one for me – I didn’t receive a single egg. Sure, I may have told people that I was trying to be healthy and cut down on sugar, but still… it’s Easter
Old Time Bread Pudding

Old Time Bread Pudding

Sorry I haven't been around for a couple of days. I have had the mother of all colds and it was so bad that I ended up in bed
Chicken and chorizo stew

Chicken and chorizo stew

1) place the veg at the bygone of the slow cooker, placing the diced chicken on top. 2) Put the chorizo on top of the chicken, putting the stock, tomatoes, herbs and garlic on top
Pink No-Bake Fridge Cake

Pink No-Bake Fridge Cake

Back to normal regular blogging. I have been busy with work. the past couple of weeks, so my posting has been a bit sporadic, but I hope to
Banana Angel Delight cookies

Banana Angel Delight cookies

100g butter, softened. 150g caster sugar. 1 large egg. 200g plain flour. 1tsp baking powder. 1 sachet of banana Angel Delight
Baking for the School Summer Fair

Baking for the School Summer Fair

Sweetie Vanilla Cupcakes Coconut and Raspberry Jam Loaf Cake Salted Caramel Chocolate Cupcakes Tropical White Chocolate Cookies Victoria Sandwich Cake
Coconut cookies - stepwise picture

Coconut cookies - stepwise picture

After so many trials and error,. now I am confident to bake any cookies. Unlike all normal cookies this cookie is
Baked Lemon Donuts

Baked Lemon Donuts

I profess to having a certain fondness for donuts, especially the cake type. I like those ones much more than the yeast once, although they are also certainly very good and have their place