Apple and Caraway Cake

Apple and Caraway Cake

Apple cake is wonderfully versatile because you can add pretty much anything you like to the basic recipe.  In this case, we have added cinnamon and caraway seeds but you could try some toasted nuts or a handful of raisins if caraway isn’t your thing.  The...
Apple Crumble with Coconut and Cashew Topping

Apple Crumble with Coconut and Cashew Topping

Apple crumble is always a crowdpleaser, and you can have lots of fun with the ingredients in the crumble element.  Apples are just starting to come in to season and we have used Bramley’s here but you could also use eating apples and reduce the sugar slightly....
Poppyseed and Caraway Cake

Poppyseed and Caraway Cake

We celebrated National Cake Day with…… a cake!  When you have a good sponge mixture, you can open the cupboards and find lots of goodies to add to it.  Caraway seeds can be a bit divisive but we love them, so we put them in, but if they’re not a...
Hazelnut Shortbread

Hazelnut Shortbread

Roasted hazelnuts are iconic within Brambly Hedge and have so many uses.  This time, we decided to incorporate them in to shortbread as it’s a great way of celebrating their wonderful earthy flavour.  There’s no need to be restricted to hazelnuts here...
Windfall Apple Cake

Windfall Apple Cake

As more autumnal weather moves in, so does a glut of windfall apples.  This simple apple cake is moist and delicious, and a great way of using up some up! INGREDIENTSAround 220g Bramley apples (or another fairly tart variety)220g self-raising flour110g butter110g soft...
Apple, cheddar, walnut and sage muffins

Apple, cheddar, walnut and sage muffins

As the days and nights get cooler, the mice start to think of comfort foods, especially those that will make the most of their seasonal produce.  These savoury muffins make a delicious light meal and are another way of using up those windfall apples….....