Posts Tagged with: tea time treat

Tea Bread with Icing

Posted in - Bake & Tea Time on September 7th 2016 0 Comments

My childhood friend, Charlie, was staying; actually is staying as I write this, but when it is published in a couple of days he will sadly have gone.  In  Newcastle where we lived near each other and before he found his lovely wife, I baked now and then and he shared the result, or his …



Posted in - Bake & Tea Time on June 11th 2015 0 Comments

Within 4 minutes all of these had been gobbled up by 4 children straight back from school.  Yum Yum.

Rather like a crumpet, but very speedily made without a mould, these are light and delicious.  In Edwardian times, they would be kept warm and served under a dome, whether at the top of a tiered curate …


Eccles Cakes

Posted in - Bake on May 21st 2015 0 Comments

This really is a problem. These are DELICIOUS!!! I have done Jane Fonda 1988 aerobics 3 times this week already and I am not feeling the benefits thanks to all this baking!

Easy peasy and quick if you do not make your own puff pastry.  Your ironing/plant spray will be handy too.

Makes 4

40g unsalted butter
200g …