Chocolate Carrot Cake Traybake – Easter

Chocolate Carrot Cake Traybake Serves 14   4 eggs 170g light golden caster sugar 1 tsp vanilla extract 100ml oil 350g plain flour 2 tsp baking powder ½ tsp ground cinnamon ½ tsp ground ginger 3 tbsp raisins, soaked in the juice of ½ an orange 200g grated carrots...

Vanilla Biscuits (Mother’s Day Gifts)

Vanilla Biscuits Makes about 20 depending on the size of your cutter   90g butter 1tsp vanilla extract 100g caster sugar 250g flour 1 egg yolk 3 to 4 tbsp water   You’ll need alphabet cutters Place the butter, vanilla and sugar into a mixer bowl and cream...

Matcha Mocktail ~ St Patrick’s Day Mocktail

Matcha Mocktail Makes 2 60ml lemon and lime sugar syrup 2 tsp matcha powder 2 tbsp aquafaba Sparkling water, to top up   You’ll need 2 champagne coupes   Pour the lemon and lime syrup into the shaker, add the matcha powder and aquafaba and give a...

Chocolate Pancakes (Pancake Tuesday)

Chocolate Pancakes Makes 6 depending on the size   For the pancakes / crepes 180g plain flour 3 tbsp cocoa powder ½ tsp baking powder 200ml milk 60ml water 2 eggs 2 tbsp rapeseed oil Rapeseed oil, for frying   For the filling 100g natural yoghurt 200g mixed...

Lovebug Cocktail (Valentines Cocktail)

Lovebug Cocktail Makes 2   Red sugar, to decorate the glasses Ice 100ml vodka 200ml cranberry juice Juice of ½ lime Glacé cherries, to decorate Lemonade, to top up (optional) 2 sprigs of mint, to decorate   How to make red sugar, use 50g caster sugar and red...

Energy Bites

Energy Bites Makes 9 depending on the size 60g blanched whole almonds 100g dates 2 to 3 tbsp water 3 tbsp dried cranberries 2 tbsp raw cocoa powder 1½ tbsp nut butter 1 tsp honey 2 tbsp chia seeds Extra cocoa, to dust (optional)   Add the almonds into the food...