Sunday, 21 October 2018

All posts by Petra

Grandma’s Yorkshire Pudding
28 Sep
1:05

Grandma’s Yorkshire Pudding

Share this post! Yorkshire Pudding is traditionally served as a side dish in a Roast Dinner, for example, Roast Beef. In the US, many call this (when made in a muffin pan) popovers, and some will often dust with powdered sugar and eat as a dessert. However, if you have […]

Cranberry and Pecan Christmas Cake
18 Sep
7:38

Cranberry and Pecan Christmas Cake

Share this post! Cranberry and Pecan Christmas Cake. It’s a big wow! For this recipe, I’ve made a twist on the traditional Christmas fruit cake. In the United Kingdom, a traditional Christmas fruitcake is usually made up of a huge array of dried fruits such as raisins, sultanas, mixed dried […]

Super Crispy Crunchy Roast Potatoes
17 Sep
1:26

Super Crispy Crunchy Roast Potatoes

Share this post! Super Crispy Crunchy Roast Potatoes. These are so good! I’ve been asked so many times “how do you get your roast potatoes so crispy and light?” There are zillions of recipes you can get hold of, all claiming to promise you crispy roasties. Some of them work, […]

Moist Coffee Loaf Cake
13 Sep
7:43

Moist Coffee Loaf Cake

Share this post! 342 Shares After spending many years searching for a good ‘pound’ or loaf cake that wasn’t dry, or flavourless, I decided to experiment and make my own recipe up with different flavour combinations to see if I could really get a moist cake. Once you’ve tried this […]

Cinnamon Raisin Bread
13 Sep
3:24

Cinnamon Raisin Bread

Share this post! Cinnamon Raisin Bread. Oh my! This is a lovely easy recipe which you can make in a bread machine. The texture of the bread is lovely and soft and with the addition of raisins and cinnamon, imagine the aroma when this is baking! I love to eat […]

Maple Roasted Pecans
13 Sep
11:10

Maple Roasted Pecans

Share this post! Maple Roasted Pecans are so addictive! They are super easy to prepare, and of course so flexible, in that you can change the nuts and seasoning to suit your own taste buds. Here, I used pecan nuts with Maple syrup and a shake of sea salt. The […]

Easy Blueberry Danish Pastries
11 Sep
2:32

Easy Blueberry Danish Pastries

Share this post! Easy Blueberry Danish Pastries.  My goodness! This is an incredibly simple recipe and very quick to prepare… and of course, it is absolutely delicious! For this easy blueberry Danish pastry recipe I have kept the ingredients very basic so you can all make this in a flash! […]

Walnut Cake
10 Sep
10:18

Walnut Cake

Share this post! Walnut Cake! What a wonderful cake! For this recipe, I’ve used one of my basic cake recipes and adjusted it to get a lovely fluffy texture and accommodate the walnuts inside the cake.It is a light, fluffy cake, a bit like eating clouds, and the flavour is […]

Creamy Chicken Stroganoff
10 Sep
6:03

Creamy Chicken Stroganoff

Share this post! Creamy Chicken Stroganoff.  This is one of my all-time favorite dinners. It’s quick and easy to make, and just so versatile. You can have it as a weekday dinner, but it is also impressive enough to serve for a dinner party. The meal is very quick to […]

Dutch Apple Pudding with Butterscotch Sauce
10 Sep
1:47

Dutch Apple Pudding with Butterscotch Sauce

Share this post! Dutch Apple Pudding with Butterscotch Sauce, what a delicious and easy dessert this is! Oh boy! Having lived in Holland for over 5 years now, I’ve come to love all things apple as much as the Dutch do! Where ever you go, there are apple pies, puddings, […]