Tag Archives: baking

Cinnamon pull-apart bread

Christmas provides me with the perfect reason (read that as excuse!) for baking. It’s far more socially acceptable to take trays of cakes to the office and to bake more decadent dishes for guests. Who doesn’t adore sugar, cinnamon smeared … Continue reading

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Biscotti- Perfect Italian Biscuits

As part of my Christmas jar project for my team (blog post here) I decided to make biscotti biscuits. I have always adored biscotti biscuits when I have had them in coffee shops, lovingly dunked into my latte, however I … Continue reading

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It’s the taking part that counts- but winning is pretty awesome!

I know winning isn’t everything and gloating is a social no-no, however I’m pretty chuffed to have won a bake-off. Now this isn’t the famous BBC show, it was my offices mince pie bake-off. I had a few ideas on … Continue reading

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The evil cake temptress that is pear, nut & chocolate cake.

Not to be outdone by my recent baking exploits, Lee decided it was his turn to take over the kitchen and turn it into a maelstrom of cooking ingredients & messy dishes. The fruit of his labour was the following … Continue reading

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