Slow Cooker Tropical Soda Bread Recipe

It’s been quite a while since I baked in my slow cooker but now suddenly two bakes in the space of a week. Firstly new photos in my slow cooker marshmallow brownies and now this slow cooker tropical soda bread filled with papaya, pineapple, apricots and raisins. This is such a quick and easy bread to […]

Slow Cooker Apricot Spelt Loaf Cake

Through this week I’ve seen lots of signs of spring in the form of daffodils and even the odd tulip, but down here in Surrey and London the days have still been quite cold. The sight of the cherry blossom though has now convinced me that spring has arrived! Now the weather just needs to […]

Apricot and Cranberry Wholemeal Seeded Plait

When I found out that this week’s GBBO was about Bread I was really pleased, as I have recently become interested in making my own bread from scratch – for example see my Blackcurrant Focaccia and Cinnamon Chocolate Braid. A lovely seeded wholemeal flour jumped into my basket in Waitrose the other day, and I […]

Apricot and almond traybake

I found some lovely fresh apricots in the supermarket and had to bake something with them. I thought they would go nicely with an almond sponge so this recipe was born. Recipe: 220 g butter 220 g caster sugar 4 eggs 50 g ground almonds 170 g self raising flour 1 tsp baking powder 1 […]