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Chocolate Banana Loaf

This recipe came about due to a surplus of bananas at the office – you know when they get really smelly with brown spots, super soft and sweet? Well there was over a dozen so I took a healthy bunch … Continue reading

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Your Swish Spice Guide

As you may well know, the spice aisle of the supermarket can be daunting. There a loads of spices out there and if you are anything like me, you’ll have your staple spices (chilli powder, paprika and cinnamon) and rarely … Continue reading

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Chocookies

These cookies are so chocolatey and so cookie-y I decided to blend their most defining features together in one scrumptious name. Ingredients: 200g butter or marg 170g caster sugar 1 egg 225 SRF (if you decided to go down the … Continue reading

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Garlic Bread

I LOVE garlic bread as a side, forget that, I flipping love garlic in general. Luckily so does my other half, so it’s all okay, we have stinky breath together! Pro tip for dealing with garlic – wash your hands … Continue reading

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Basic Cake Mixture

I have taken this recipe for a Victoria Sponge and played around with it until you can essentially add whatever you fancy to the mix in terms of cocoa powder, choc chunks, raisins and other dried fruit, coffee, to create whatever cake you’d like. … Continue reading

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Basic Biscuit Dough

This is a key recipe for you repitoire, it allows to to whip up double the amount needed for between 1 -2 dozen depending on biscuit size. I suggest freezing half. You can make this basic recipe and then add … Continue reading

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How to Make Perfect Shortcrust Pastry (via FrugalFeeding)

An absolutely wonderful recipe! I shall be making pastry from now on, it’s no longer a scary prospect. This is courtesy of the nice man who blogs at: http://frugalfeeding.wordpress.com/author/frugalfeeding/ He has some excellent recipes all for a nice and tidy … Continue reading

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