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Blueberry & Vanilla Battenberg

Blueberry & Vanilla Battenberg

A Battenberg with a subtle nod to the Jubilee – Battenberg goes red, white and blue!

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Posted in Afternoon Tea, Blueberry, Cake, Decorating, Treats, Vanilla | 31 Comments

Brownie Baking with Lurpak and a Giveaway

To celebrate baking with Lurpak I’m doing a spot of Brownie Baking

Black Forest Berry Brownies – care to join me??

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Posted in Blackberry, Blueberry, Chocolate, Giveaway, Raspberry, Treats | 155 Comments

Blueberry Crumble Muffins

Blueberry Crumble Muffins

This time of year blueberries are sweeeeeeet and juicy, if you can resist eating them straight from the punnet these muffins will go down a treat

Ingredients:

180g self raising flour

55g soft light brown sugar

150ml milk

1 egg, large

25g melted butter

100g blueberries
Crumble Topping

2 tbsps flour (self raising is fine and you’ve already got it out of the cupboard)

10g butter, softened

2 tbsps oats

1 tbsp soft light brown sugar

1 tbsp chopped mixed nuts
If you don’t like nuts or oats just leave these out.

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Posted in Blueberry, Cake, Cupcakes, Muffins, Treats | 25 Comments

Blueberry and Hazelnut Chocolate Florentines

Blueberry and Hazelnut Chocolate Florentines

Florentines are notoriously tricky blighters, seemingly simple but accurate measurements are needed (Ruth are you paying attention, no really paying attention?  Okay out come the digital scales).
Florentines also need to go on the tray well spaced apart, another instruction in recipes I fail to ‘get’ and frequently end up chiselling a sheet of florentines from a baking tray, add to that the messy affair of coating the monkeys in chocolate and we’re talking baking disaster tantrums.  

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Posted in Blueberry, Chocolate, Egg-free, Hazelnut, Nut, Nuts, Treats | 31 Comments