Elderflower Cake Recipe

Elderflower Cake Recipe

Kind of a cake, kind of a macaroon (the chewy kind), this elderflower cak-oon is rather tempting when placed beside a really good coffee (which I now know how to make thanks to George!) Of course it’s an easy recipe, a prerequisite in my kitchen! Elderflower...
Rebrand from Terriers & Tweeds

Rebrand from Terriers & Tweeds

Hello lovelies! As some of will you know I used to blog over on a different site called terriersandtweeds.com. Over the years I sort of outgrew that site and so I’m excited to welcome you to this new site, where I’m going to be remaining for a long time....
Chewy Chocolatey Spelt Cookies Recipe

Chewy Chocolatey Spelt Cookies Recipe

Sometimes there’s nothing better than a chewy, sweet chocolate cookie. Especially when it’s teamed with a glass of milk or cup of tea to dunk it into and a toasty log fire and a Harry Potter movie. Chewy Chocolatey Spelt Cookies Recipe This spelt cookies recipe are...

A Guilty Pleasure-Lardy Cake

Last week I spied a column in the Country Life on Lardy Cake, which was timely because here at the farm we have become worryingly addicted to this old fashioned cake. Ok, I admit, the name  alone is enough to put anyone off…Or worry about the side effects of...

Ballymaloe Irish Scones-Recipe

 What could be better than a warm scone, freshly baked from the oven and topped with soft yellow butter and homemade  jam on a Sunday afternoon with a new issue of Town and Country at hand? This recipe is for a classic Irish Scone, firm, not too sweet and the perfect...