7 Bakes for the Weekend

Everyone who’s anyone knows that weekends are for baking. Easy Saturday mornings kneading , whisking and beating away the week’s stresses – what could be better? But are you at

Creme Patissiere

Creme Patissiere is a must of every baker’s recipe book. It’s creamy, sweet, and perfect for a variety of desserts. This is one recipe that everyone should be able to make.

Devonshire Split Buns

Afternoon Tea is a wonderful, wonderful thing. Cucumber sandwiches, Smoked salmon with Creme Fraiche and chives, and delicate creamy buns – there’s so much choice, how do you know what

The French Canele | Recipe

A reliable Canele recipe is a staple of every French pastry kitchen – but you can make these delicious treats at home. Canel├ęs are the classic custardy treat and traditional

Christmas Biscotti

I’m a firm believer in making Christmas gifts. Obviously, you have to splash out on the big stuff, but nothing says you care quite as much as a couple of

Lattice Blueberry Pie

I don’t know if you’ve heard about Storm Desmond, but it’s been battering the Irish for a few days now. Naturally, in an attempt to counter-act the effects of such

Stained Glass Christmas Cookies

I love a recipe that has a few uses. I also love Christmas Trees where you can eat the decorations.  Not that baubles and tinsel aren’t important… But having a

Garlic & Coriander Naan Bread

No indian curry is complete without a chewy outside, fluffy inside, aromatic naan bread, and it’s definitely worth being able to make your own!

Earl Grey, Honey & Lemon Madeleines

Autumn is a time for changing leaves, a chilly nip in the air (in Ireland anyway!), and warming, comfort food. Aside from Macaroni Cheese (the ultimate comfort food, in case

Rose Apple Pies

These dainty little pies (if you can call them pies! For me, apple + pastry = pie) have been everywhere recently. And I can totally see why. They are literally