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Victoria Sandwich Cake

A classic cake for many reasons, it’s also one of the simplest you can get started with if you’re learning to bake. Enjoy on it’s own or with a lovely cup of tea or coffee. The perfect weekend treat. A Victoria Sandwich is one of the most classic – and quintessentially British – cakes there is. So called after the late monarch, Queen Victoria, because she was said to have…

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Baking/ Bread/ Video

Traditional Tin Loaf

I thought I’d make the very first recipe I ever record a video for something that everyone should be able to make: a lovely, fresh loaf of homemade bread. I’ve heard so many people say that they “can’t bake” or “making bread is too hard”. It’s really not. All you need is some basic ingredients and just a little patience, which is pretty much the key to any form of baking,…

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Baking/ Biscuits/ Recipes

Ginger Biscuits

In my opinion, Ginger Nuts are the unsung heroes of the biscuit world. They taste great, they’re brilliant on their own and they are THE best biscuits for dunking in tea, bar none, and I don’t care if “science” says otherwise. This recipe is doesn’t recreate the Ginger Nut exactly, but it does give you that ginger nut flavour with a bit of a lovely chew. This recipe is dead…

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