Hazelnut and Chocolate Spread

Hazelnut and Chocolate Spread

We’ve all tasted the classic hazelnut spread that you buy from the supermarkets, but have you ever tried to make your own?  It’s surprisingly easy and is well worth the effort! INGREDIENTS 150 gms hazelnuts 130 gms good quality dark chocolate 200mls ground...

January 2021 Blog

This time of year can be challenging for us all, and in 2021 it all seems rather relentless. However, nature and the habitats that surround us can offer a tonic that will help us through these tough times. The streams and rivers are overflowing onto the sodden...
Granola

Granola

Now is the opportunity to make use of all those dried fruits and nuts lurking at the back of your cupboards in order to create a delicious home made cereal. INGREDIENTS 180gms hard pears & eating apples, diced into small cubes. 2 tsp of 2 of your favourite spices,...
Last minute Christmas Cake

Last minute Christmas Cake

Have you forgotten to make or buy your Christmas cake?!  Here’s the answer…. INGREDIENTS 230gms tinned pineapple, drained from any juice. 150gms caster sugar 500gms mixed dried fruit – glace cherries, candid peel, chopped stem ginger, sultanas. 70gms...
Butternut squash scones

Butternut squash scones

There’s still plenty of colour and flavour to eat in the winter months, and if stored in the cool and dry, squash’s will keep for ages.  These wintery scones are perfect for making on a wet and windy day! INGREDIENTS 230gms Self raising flour 55gms butter...