Month: April 2014

Weekend bake …. Lemon drizzle Gingerbread cupcakes

Weekend bake …. Lemon drizzle Gingerbread cupcakes

For the gingerbread4oz Margarine or unsalted butter6oz Black treacle2oz Golden Syrup1/4 pint milk2 large eggs – beatenWhen8oz Plain flour2oz Caster sugar1 teaspoon mixed spice1 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda2 teaspoons ground ginger Icing SugarJuice from one fresh lemon Preheat over to gas mark 3Put cases into […]

My Weekend make –  Croissants filled with salad and prawns in a smoked paprika sauce

My Weekend make – Croissants filled with salad and prawns in a smoked paprika sauce

You need Croissant (either shop bought or home made)Cooked PrawnsMayonnaiseTomato SauceSmoked Paprika (Good Shake)Baby leaf lettucePiccolo Tomatoes Make the sauce by putting some mayonnaise, a ddash of tomato sauce and a good shake of smoked paprika.   Stir in the prawns. Cut the croissant in […]

Last make of the Easter Weekend …..    White Chocolate Truffles

Last make of the Easter Weekend ….. White Chocolate Truffles

4oz White Chocolate2oz Unsalted butter1oz Ground Almonds1 teaspoon of the liquour or flavouring essence you wish to make (I used rum)6oz Icing Sugar1 tablespoon of creamvermecelli strands or chocolate curls In a bowl put the chocolate and butter and melt over a pan of boiling […]

Easter Sunday bake – Orange Cupcakes

Easter Sunday bake – Orange Cupcakes

8oz Butter8oz Caster Sugar8oz SR flour4 eggsgrated rind of an orange and the juice from the same Heat over to Gas mark 5 This will make 24 muffin size cupcakes Line a tin with 12 paper cases Cream together the butter and sugar.  Add the […]

Easter Weekend Bake …..   Sultana Scones

Easter Weekend Bake ….. Sultana Scones

10oz self raising flour1oz unsalted butter3 1/2 oz of caster sugar1 egg170ml of milk2 oz sultanas Heat over to gas mark 6/7 and prepare a baking sheet to put the scones onto. Put the flour into a large bown and rub in the butter and […]

A crafty make

A crafty make

I used the chart and threads from a Kate Knight design that was in Cross Stitcher as a freebie Gift.   I provided my own fabric and stitched on 28ct evenweave.   I used bondaweb to line the inside and also to adhere the felt […]

My Weekend Bake ….    Bacon and Tomato Croissants (Cheats version LOL)

My Weekend Bake …. Bacon and Tomato Croissants (Cheats version LOL)

Serves one Premade Croissant (I use Tesco finest all butter croissants as are really yum)Two rashers of bacon (you choice but I used smoked middle bacon)One small tomatoDrizzle of olive oil Place your bacon into a frying pan with the drizzle of oil.     […]

My weekend bake ……  Raspberry Jam Swiss Roll

My weekend bake …… Raspberry Jam Swiss Roll

4oz caster sugar4 large eggs4 oz self raising flourFlavouring –  either vanilla or almond essence (I used the latter)Raspberry Jam ( I used Tesco Finest as gives a rich Jam flavour)Heat oven to gas mark 7    line a baking tray with greaseproof paperput eggs, […]

My weekend make –  Coffee and vanilla cream roll

My weekend make – Coffee and vanilla cream roll

4oz caster sugar4 large eggs4 oz self raising flour3 teaspoons of coffee granules Butter icing – homemade or bought(I never measure when I make mine so go by taste) Heat over to gas mark 7    line a baking tray with greaseproof paper put eggs […]

My Weekend Bake for Mothering Sunday

My Weekend Bake for Mothering Sunday

Well I am a week behind with my blog as was so busy last week with Mothering Sunday.   Hope everyone had a super day My weekend bake for last week was Chocolate Cream cupcakes. 6oz Caster sugar6oz soft butter3 eggs6oz self raising flour butter […]

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