Great Egg-spectations from The Weekly Bake

Sorry I’m late… ….now, I’ve found the big furry feet, but where did I put those floppy ears… Well, never mind, while I’m looking, here’s another Weekly Bake… Oh yes, yet another eggs-cuse to indulge yourself and your loved ones – after all those weeks of self-denial (or self-delusion for the weak-willed), Lent is finally […]

Hey Y’all, it’s the Weekly Bake…

OMG, The English Baker’s gone all American… Thought I’d try a couple of real American classics this week – not exactly low cal, but quite frankly have you seen the weather out there?  I think bikini time is a little way off yet… Number One American Classic:  The Cake Donut (spelt the American way too, […]

Doughnut try to resist the Weekly Bake…

….you are in my powerrrrrrr…. This week’s Weekly Bake?  Well, I think the clue is in the title… Jam Doughnuts: balls of sweet bread dough, deep fried until they puff up and turn golden brown, generously filled with strawberry jam, and rolled in sugar. Crisp on the outside, moist on the inside…what more can I […]

Nuts about a good tart…

This week’s Weekly Bake is dedicated to nutty tarts…. Nutty tart No1: The great British Bakewell Tart This classic layered tart is made with a crisp sweet pastry base, a layer of raspberry jam (mine also has a few fresh raspberries for a bit of sharpness) followed by a layer of moist almond sponge and […]