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'Delia's Cakes' - book review

DeliaSmiths new book called simply 'Delia'sCakes' is out and riding high in the food and drink books charts at the moment

A Stress Free Christmas – Week 9: Christmas Cake!

Creole Christmas Cake - DeliaSmith. I’ve gone with Delia’s Creole Christmas Cake. I know it’s a safe bet, because you know, it’s Delia but it’s got a bit of a Jamaican twist to keep it a bit different
Oat And Date Slices

Oat And Date Slices

The recipe originates from a DeliaSmithrecipe but has been adapted a little along the way. Recipes That Stand The Test Of Time

Top Ten Ways to Bake Your Family Happy…

  DeliaSmith says to use strong flour, but you can use your normal just as well. Nigella Lawson’s recipefor what she calls American Breakfast Pancakes – though there’s no requirement to have them for breakfast – is foolproof and you can substitute a splash of vegetable or sunflower oil instead of butter if you like
scone

scone

this second recipe is the classic DeliaSmithrecipe which is my 'go-to' scone recipe except I hae slightly adjusted it by using half milk, half buttermilk
yorkshire pudding dinner plate

yorkshire pudding dinner plate

For years I've used a DeliaSmithrecipefor my Yorkshires and I never had an issue with them but if i'm honest they never rose to the towering heights I expected
Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea

Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea

I turned to mum’s old and trusted DeliaSmithrecipe book for both the scones and sponge while sticking to the personally tried and tested Mary Berry recipefor a lemon drizzle tray bake (it has never failed to deliver a deliciously moist sponge with lovely crunchy topping)
Marmalade Time

Marmalade Time

I have tried every type and available recipe over the years but the one I have settled on, with my modifications is DeliaSmith'srecipefor a long slow-cooked marmalade but I shorten the process as I don't like the colour too dark

random recipes #31 - round-up

it's a Aubergine and Courgette Bake randomly selected from DeliaSmith's Complete Cookery Course. now, random recipes is taking a little break in September to make way for a very special one-off project

Scones With Sultanas

Making great scones eluded me for some time until I adapted a DeliaSmithrecipefor scones which is the best I have found