Lemon sorbet with frozen raspberries – enjoy the British summertime whilst it lasts with this deliciously easy summer sorbet! Ingredients: 400g caster sugar 700ml water 250ml lemon juice (6-8 lemons) 1 lemon, unwaxed, zested Method: Firstly, freeze a handful of raspberries before making the sorbet! Next, put the water and caster sugar in a pan … Continue reading Summer Sorbet
Planet Organic is an organic supermarket (unsurprisingly!) in Muswell Hill. It provides fresh food as well as normal groceries, as well as baked goods. Me & the boyfriend stopped here to grab some gluten free cupcakes after a hard day doing absolutely bugger all! There isn’t really anywhere within a 5 minute drive of East Finchley … Continue reading Cupcake review – Planet Organic
Sometimes in life you need to be a kid again… and celebrate with themed cupcakes! These Superman ones are extra fun and have the added bonus of having ring toppers so that guests get a small gift too! These were also ALL gluten free! Flavours were: Vanilla bean cupcakes and bite size brownie cupcakes with … Continue reading Superman Cupcakes
I got this idea from Pinterest (which is my new fave site!) Passover is the Jewish holiday which celebrates the Jews leaving Egypt and slavery behind. This is the festival where matzah (a type of flat cracker/bread is consumed) and nothing leavened can be consumed as when fleeing, the Jews didn’t have time to allow their bread … Continue reading Passover Smores
New post is up on Groupon – to make these gluten free I replaced the all-purpose flour with gluten free and added a tsp Xantan gum. Enjoy Cake Snobs! PS: best enjoyed hot from the oven! Recipe: Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 3/4 cup white sugar 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 teaspoons baking … Continue reading Gluten Free Blueberry Muffins!
Oreo cream cheese cupcakes are definitely a reason to celebrate. Tart but creamy bites of goodness they are so delicious that you can’t just stop at one! I made these for the Jewish festival of Savuot a few weeks ago, to share with friends and family. Recipe: Ingredients: 2 packets oreos (or any other biccy) … Continue reading Oreo cream cheese cupcakes
Well if there’s one thing we know about England, it’s that the weather is totally changeable! So these homebaked flapjacks are perfect for snuggling up with in front of the TV when its rainy, and just as good packed in a picnic! Plus they are so easy to make, and can also be made gluten … Continue reading English Flapjacks!
If you’re a chocoholic like me then this cake is for you! not for the faint-hearted, this Nigella recipe with my own twist is decadent, filled with Nutella, and guaranteed to only last a few hours! It’s featured here, on the Groupon blog. Enjoy! Continue reading Chocoholic Cake
It’s that time of year again, not just Easter but the Jewish festival of Passover! I know at this time of year I struggle (for 8 days) to bake some really good stuff, as substituting normal flour for potato flour or cake meal doesn’t always work out! Your best bet is to find a flourless … Continue reading Perfect for Passover Meringue Cake!