Blood Orange Buttermilk Scones

Blood Orange Buttermilk Scones + Giveaway

Aaah blood orange season, that short time in January/February when blood oranges with their deep red flesh are in the shops. All citrus fruits are in season at this time of year but I particularly love to squeeze blood oranges and enjoy a glass or two of deep red blood orange juice with its gorgeous colour. Apparently […]

Slow cooker Strawberry scone

Slow Cooker Strawberry Scone

Read on for my recipe for a slow cooker strawberry scone! Bake one in your slow cooker today to beat the heat in the kitchen. If you come here a lot you will have noticed I bake in the slow cooker a lot. Why, you might ask! A visitor this week did in fact ask […]

Slow Cooker Strawberry Jam and Scone Pudding

While the sun does keep showing its face here, it quickly disappears behind clouds to produce April showers with a bite to the wind. After a long day walking in the countryside and working up a healthy appetite, I found some scones that needed to be used up in the bread bin, and thought I […]

Lemon Berry Scones

Lemon Berry Scones

These delicious lemon berry scones are perfect for a great taste of summer. Sticky fruit and zesty lemon means your afternoon tea will be anything but boring! Recipe: 225g self raising flour Pinch of salt 55g butter 25g caster sugar 150 ml milk 2 large handfuls of frozen mixed berries Lemon zest (zest of half […]

Cranberry and white chocolate scones

Following on from the chocolate scone round I made in my slow cooker earlier in the week (see this post), today I tried one out in the oven. They are so easy to make and are low in sugar and butter, so you don’t need to feel too guilty making these to pop in your […]

Slow Cooker Chocolate Chip Scones

Slow Cooker Chocolate Chip Scones

A delicious and easy bake, why not make a batch of slow cooker chocolate chip scones? They’ll go down well with the whole family and if you bake in the slow cooker it costs less than baking in the main oven. Its a win-win situation!