Mary berry fork biscuits recipes

Mary Berry Chocolate Fork Biscuits Recipe

I've been a big fan of MaryBerry and her bakes for a good few years now so I was thrilled when I got one of her recipe books for Christmas and one of the first recipes that stood out to me was the simple Chocolate ForkBiscuits

Buttery Vanilla Fork Biscuits Recipe

At the start of the year I shared a recipe for MaryBerry's simple chocolate forkbiscuits and trust me when I say I have made them countless times since

GBBO Episode 2: Biscuits, Italian Ice cream and Zigzagged Bottoms

Mary said she liked a good forking and Paul nibbled on the bakers’ efforts. Diana needed more help, Martha’s original biscuits looked ‘like a line of soldiers’, Kate had a soggy middle, Iain was too powerful with flavour, Enwezor good texture but bang on for flavour, Nancy was crisp enough for Mary, Norman had good texture and was professional, even Sue said his could be sold
Buttery Shortbread

Buttery Shortbread

I should realise when I read a MaryBerry recipe that she knows what she is talking about and not ignore her instructions
Jaffa Cakes – GBBO 2016 – Cake Week

Jaffa Cakes – GBBO 2016 – Cake Week

MaryBerry’s Jaffa Cakes – image sourced from bbc. Most of the contestants seemed to struggle with the criss-cross pattern on the top but Mary’s instructions to lightly press using the tips of the tines of a fork are straightforward and I am fairly happy with the result
How to Make Lavender Shortbreads

How to Make Lavender Shortbreads

Based on the wonderful MaryBerry’s recipe in her timeless Fast Cakes, this is a real teatime treat. An English summer afternoon is not a proper summer afternoon without afternoon tea, and afternoon tea is not afternoon tea without shortbread
Florentines

Florentines

MaryBerry was explaining to the contestants that a Florentine should look like lace. Temper the chocolate then spread a little melted chocolate over the flat base of each florentine and leave to cool slightly before marking a zigzag in the chocolate with a fork
Fork Biscuits

Fork Biscuits

All the big name bakers seem to do a version of these simple little mouthfuls, from MaryBerry to Nigella Lawson
random recipes round-up #34

random recipes round-up #34

and finally, rounding up a wonderful month of treats is Roz from The More Than Occasional Baker with these ForkBiscuits taken from MaryBerry's Ultimate Cake Book

Baking a rod for my own back

I turned to classic MaryBerry for my next bake. Transfer on to a baking tray and prick with a fork. When there were no biscuits to accompany the morning coffee I admitted that I was a keen baker and could perhaps throw together something for the next session

Ginger and apricot shortbread fork biscuits

Press the top of the biscuit with a fork. 1. Set the oven to 160C/gas 2. 2. Place the flour, sugar, butter and semolina into a food processor and whizz until the mixture forms a smooth dough