Tag: lime

Slow Cooker Coconut and Lime Cake

Slow Cooker Coconut and Lime Cake

Get ready for summer with the tropical flavours of coconut and lime in this delicious slow cooker coconut and lime cake! You’ll be dreaming of hotter climes, palm trees and sandy beaches in no time.

Slow Cooker Lamb with Cumin, Garlic, Lemon and Lime

Slow Cooker Lamb with Cumin, Garlic, Lemon and Lime

For this month’s Slow Cooked Challenge Janice from Farmersgirl Kitchen challenged us to make a slow cooker recipe using Oranges and Lemons. With the coming of Spring it is time for fresh and zingy flavours to mark the new season. I decided to make a […]

Mango, Lime and Pistachio Biscotti

Mango, Lime and Pistachio Biscotti

So the second week of GBBO is Biscuits. Not something I make that often really (I prefer cake!), though I did make fruity coconut florentines last year. Having seen the challenges that the contestants had to face this week, Biscotti for the signature bake, Arlettes […]

Mini Blueberry and Lime Self-Saucing Pudding

Mini Blueberry and Lime Self-Saucing Pudding

I have just come back from a week’s holiday in France, near La Rochelle, but I just had to get baking for Desserts week on Great British Bake-Off! I had some lovely blueberries and thought I’d make one of these self-saucing puddings as I have […]

Slow Cooker Lime Polenta Cake

Slow Cooker Lime Polenta Cake

Look at this gorgeous slow cooker lime polenta cake, so simple yet so delicious. As it is gluten-free (if gluten-free baking powder is used) and contains only ground almonds and polenta, the cake is very soft and falls apart easily, so needs to be handled […]

Slow Cooker Mango and Lime Cake

Slow Cooker Mango and Lime Cake

My summery Slow Cooker Mango and Lime Cake reminds me of a summer beach holiday, with its tropical fruit flavours. Great on a dull English day! Zingy lime pairs so well with sweet mango. Using Greek yoghurt in cakes gives them a delicious light flavour, and […]

White chocolate lime shortbread

White chocolate lime shortbread

After the excesses of Easter, what better than a nice fresh shortbread with lime zest and white chocolate! This takes only minutes to put together, including the weighing, and is so tasty for an afternoon or after-school snack. Ingredients: 50 g caster sugar 125 g […]

Easter lemon and lime loaf

Easter lemon and lime loaf

As a Easter is coming we are surrounded by chocolate cakes and eggs but the fresh flavours of spring inspired me for this Easter bake. The loaf contains lemon and lime zest and the simple icing is flavoured with lemon and lime juice. Ingredients: 175 […]