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Perfecting Patisserie April 2016 and March Roundup

Perfecting Patisserie April 2016 and March Roundup

I hope you had a great Easter and are enjoying the new lighter evenings. The arrival of Spring, with new growth in the garden, blossom, and the first flowers, always puts a smile on my face. There are fresh ingredients to bake with and now […]

Perfecting Patisserie March 2016 + February Roundup

Perfecting Patisserie March 2016 + February Roundup

How on earth is it March already?! I hope you are enjoying seeing the signs of spring start to show up. I took a lovely sunny walk today in a park down a road flanked with beds full of daffodils and crocuses, and seeing those […]

Perfecting Patisserie February 2016 + January Roundup

Perfecting Patisserie February 2016 + January Roundup

Where did January go?! Blink and you missed it. Welcome to the February edition of the Perfecting Patisserie blogging challenge. With the healthy intentions of January it may have been tricky to find a suitable patisserie recipe to send in, so I was very pleased […]

Slow Cooker Chickpea and Paneer Curry + The Slow Cooked Challenge

Slow Cooker Chickpea and Paneer Curry + The Slow Cooked Challenge

I am not sure how February has arrived already but I am enjoying the slightly lighter mornings and evenings after the darkness of December and early January, how about you? Time for February’s Slow Cooked Challenge, the place for bloggers to share their slow cooked […]

Perfecting Patisserie January 2016 + December Roundup

Perfecting Patisserie January 2016 + December Roundup

Happy New Year! Welcome to the first instalment of the Perfecting Patisserie blogging challenge for 2016. Traditionally at this time of year we perhaps decide to eat a bit more healthily or fit in some more exercise. That is supposed to be my plan anyway. […]

Perfecting Patisserie December 2015 + November Roundup

Perfecting Patisserie December 2015 + November Roundup

Welcome to the December Perfecting Patisserie linky and blogging challenge! I can’t believe December is here and it is less than a month until Christmas Day. I have already started making festive recipes and am waiting for some snow to fall to make it feel […]

Slow Cooker Cranberry and Vanilla Steamed Pudding

Slow Cooker Cranberry and Vanilla Steamed Pudding

Slow Cooker Cranberry and Vanilla Steamed Pudding Inspired by Helen’s blackcurrant and apple pudding and Lucy’s orange and almond pudding, I’ve created a recipe for a slow cooker cranberry and vanilla steamed pudding, which would be great as an alternative to Christmas pudding or just as a winter […]

Perfecting Patisserie November 2015

November already! It is a bit worrying that the C word will be here all too quickly. So much to do, so much baking I want to do instead! Thanks for joining me again for Perfecting Patisserie, I can’t wait to see what patisserie creations you […]

Perfecting Patisserie October 2015

Another month has passed in a flash. This month it has been a whirl of baking along with Great British Bake Off, most recently with this very chocolatey tart with a mirror glaze to give it a high shine. I hope you had a good […]

Slow Cooker Yellow Chilli Brisket

Slow Cooker Yellow Chilli Brisket

Slow Cooker Yellow Chilli Brisket The recipe I have put together here could be just what you need if you are looking for a warming dish for autumn and winter. Slow cooked brisket, tender and falling to shreds, mixes with yellow chillies, amarillo chilli sauce […]

Rich Chocolate Tart

Rich Chocolate Tart

It really doesn’t seem possible that it is the semi-finals of Great British Bake-Off already. But it is indeed already week 9 of series 6, and this year that is Chocolate Week. I am so pleased this week as well to be hosting the Great […]

Perfecting Patisserie September 2015

I’m not quite sure where August went – blink and you’ve missed it! While I seem to have missed most of the month, we did spend a week in France (Poitou-Charentes) where I valiantly tried a few treats from the bakeries and patisseries in the […]