Chocolate Chip Muffins🧁

This recipe by Odlums is easy to follow and the muffins turned out delicious. It makes 12 muffins if using bun cases or 8-10 with muffin cases. Ingredients 250g/8oz Odlums Self Raising Flour 125g/4oz Shamrock Golden Caster Sugar 12g/¼oz Cocoa 50g/2oz Shamrock Chocolate Chips 1 level teaspoon Baking Powder 1 large Egg 150ml/¼pt Milk ½…

Lemon Cheesecake Recipe🍋

ingredients 10g digestive biscuits 50g butter 25g light brown soft sugar 350g mascarpone 75g caster sugar 1 lemon, zested 2-3 lemons, juiced (about 90ml) method Crush the digestive biscuits in a food bag with a rolling pin or in the food processor. Melt the butter in a saucepan, take off heat and stir in the brown sugar and biscuit crumbs. Line the base of a 20cm…

Sticky Toffee Gingerbread Pudding Recipe🍮

This recipe is by Supervalu and tasted a lot better than it looks. It was delicious when served immediately and when the sauce was warm. For the Pudding 0.5 tsp Bicarbonate of Soda 225 g Butter 50 g Crystallised Ginger Finely chopped 3 large Eggs 1 tsp Ground Ginger 150 g Light Brown Sugar 1 tsp Mixed Spice 1 pinch Sea Salt 125 g Self-Raising Flour 175 g Signature Tastes Medjool Dates Chopped 100 ml Sour Cream…

Mincemeat Frangipane Recipe🌰

This recipe is by Odlums and turned out lovely. ingredients Pastry 225g/8oz Odlums Cream Plain Flour 125g/4oz Cold Butter, cubed 50g/2oz Shamrock Golden Caster Sugar 1 Egg, beaten Cold Water Filling 175g/6oz Shamrock Ground Almonds 175g/6oz Shamrock Golden Caster Sugar 4 Eggs 175g/6oz Butter 1 tsp Goodall’s Almond Essence 400g jar Mincemeat Topping 100g packet Shamrock…

Nutella Swirls Recipe🍫

This recipe is by Irish blogger Niamh O’Sullivan and turned out delicious. I enjoyed two Nutella Swirls each morning served with some natural yoghurt and granola. These Nutella Swirls are a great breakfast option if you’re feeling like something sweet, snack or dessert and I look forward to making them again. 1 sheet puff pastry…

Smoothie Bowl Tips 🥣

Yes, a smoothie- in a bowl, eaten with a spoon. 🥄🍓 Click here for Smoothie Bowl Recipes. Below are some tips to help you make the perfect smoothie bowl✨ -To make a Smoothie Bowl thick: Use just enough liquid to keep things moving in your blender when using frozen fruit. Blend slowly. Add a scoop…

Granola Recipe

Try this energy-boosting granola breakfast to start your day – it’s good for you! Serve with cold milk, yoghurt, or as a smoothie bowl topping. This recipe can be adjusted to suit your preferences. 2 tbsp vegetable oil 125ml maple syrup 2 tbsp honey 1 tsp vanilla extract 300g rolled oats  50g sunflower seed 4 tbsp sesame seeds 50g pumpkin seeds 100g flaked…

Cinnamon French Toast with Rich Dark Cherry Yogurt Recipe🍞

I have never made French Toast before so I was looking forward to trying this delicious recipe by Glenisk. The French Toast is served with Glenisk Organic Greek Style Rich Dark Cherry Yogurt. This recipe turned out great and I would definitely make this French Toast again for a treat. 1-2 tsp Cinnamon4 Medium eggs1…

Porridge toppings🥣

Porridge is my go-to breakfast and I have it almost every morning. It keeps me going until lunchtime and is particularly nourishing during the winter months when the weather is cold. My favourite brand of porridge is Flahavan’s. There are many possible porridge toppings which I have listed below. This list may be useful when…

Halloween Slash Cake Recipe🔪🩸

Fondant icing, strawberry jam and red food colouring are the secrets behind the ‘blood’ topping and filling. This recipe serves 16 and would be great for a Halloween party. ingredients 140g unsalted butter , plus extra for the tin 100ml grapeseed oil , or another flavourless oil 200ml milk 3 tbsp yoghurt 1 tsp vanilla extract 2 large eggs, at room temperature 250g light…