Pie

Slow Cooker Berry Pie

Slow Cooker Berry Pie

So pleased that the summer is on its way; I have seedlings growing to be planted in my raised beds in the garden and the summer fruit is nearly at its juicy best. All those berries will be delicious when baked into a pie is […]

Mini Cherry Lime Meringue Pies

Mini Cherry Lime Meringue Pies

Inspired by the Great British Bake Off this week, and Botanical Week in which they made citrus meringue pies, fougasse and floral cakes, I’ve made mini cherry lime meringue pies. Delicious pastry filled with tart curd and topped with meringue with a crunchy top and […]

Feta, Pepper and Courgette Filo Pie

Feta, Pepper and Courgette Filo Pie

For a lighter version of a quiche, why not use filo pastry for the case and make a feta, pepper and courgette filo pie. This filo pie is filled with colourful vegetables – yellow and red peppers, red onion, courgette – and feta cheese, and […]

Cranberry and Almond Viennese Whirl Mince Pies

Cranberry and Almond Viennese Whirl Mince Pies

These cranberry and almond viennese whirl mince pies were mainly baked so I could take part in the Sunday Baking Club’s Technical Challenge Week last Sunday, which had the theme of Mince Pies. You can find the Sunday Baking Club here and on Twitter @SundayBakeClub. They are […]

Cranberry Cheesecake Pies – a Mince Pie Alternative!

Cranberry Cheesecake Pies – a Mince Pie Alternative!

Today I’ve made a batch of these delicious cranberry cheesecake pies as an alternative to mince pies, to go in my freezer ready for Christmas. We are not that keen on mince pies in my house but these fruity and creamy pies go down really […]

Slow Cooker Pumpkin Apple Bread

Slow Cooker Pumpkin Apple Bread

Autumn is here, and Halloween has just been upon us, and I have been making use of pumpkin in my baking in both slow cooker pumpkin apple bread loaf and a pumpkin pie. I adore the mellow flavour of pumpkin, and used it here in […]

Jerk Chicken Patties with a Slow Cooked Filling

Jerk Chicken Patties with a Slow Cooked Filling

Once again my latest bake has been inspired by The Great British Bakeoff. This week was Pastry week featuring different kinds of pasties for the signature bake, kouign amann for the technical challenge, and eclairs for the showstopper. I thought Luis’ eclairs looked amazing. Poor […]

Lime pie

For this recipe I bought a lovely new flan/pie dish especially, how extravagant! I fancied something fresh and found a really simple recipe on the Tesco food app of all places. I amended the recipe slightly, here is how I made it: Crush 250g of […]