JERSEY BLACK BUTTER BUNS

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Black butter recipe. I was sent some Jersey Black Butter to make a recipe with. To be honest, when they first sent the email, I sent back “Yes I love Jersey butter, especially the one with salt crystals in.”– To which I was sent an explanatory reply of what exactly Jersey Black Butter is…that is … Read more

Making Dumpling Wrappers Using A Pasta Machine

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Dumpling pastry using a pasta machineLast week I had one of those weeks where everything I made went wrong. Thankfully I had the time and the determination to try again. Dumpling skins was one of those things. I have a Joseph Joseph adjustable rolling pin which I thought would be perfect for rolling out the … Read more

MAKING DUMPLING WRAPPERS USING A PASTA MACHINE

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Last week I had one of those weeks where everything I made went wrong. Thankfully I had the time and the determination to try again. Dumpling skins was one of those things. I have a Joseph Joseph adjustable rolling pin which I thought would be perfect for rolling out the pastry nice and thinly. I’d … Read more

Mince Pies Without Mincemeat

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Alternative to mince pies. Enter the alternative mince pie. It’s apples mixed with a hint of cinnamon and a pinch of nutmeg. Add to that some caramelized toasted pecans and a handful of cranberries, wrapped in an all butter short crust pastry and bob’s your uncle. They are so delicious fresh out oven and warm, … Read more

Brownie Heaven Review – For Chocolate Lovers

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I’m a bit of a poorly panda this week and what with all that’s going on in the UK right now I don’t feel much like posting. I can only hope all you lovely people are safe at home. I’ve been meaning to post this for weeks – I thought I’d wiped off the images … Read more

Blackberry Jam

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This is a tale of two jams. When we were looking after the farm I was amazed how many berries were in the hedgerows where we were walking the dogs. Now, owing to being much more of an indoor girl than perhaps my dad would’ve liked for a farmer’s daughter, I wasn’t really sure what … Read more