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Greggs Festive Bake

Confession time – I’ve never eaten anything from Greggs. I know, I know, not even a sausage roll. But – when I heard about their festive bake, it sounded really good and so I wanted to have a go at recreating it – and I’m super happy with the results! Golden puff pastry encasing chicken, bacon, sage and onion stuffing and a creamy sage and cranberry sauce and a crunchy…

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Giant Jaffa Cake

Since I turned Big Friendly Grub into a YouTube channel, I never really set myself any expectations for it – quite the opposite really. But I definitely didn’t expect to reach 100 videos… and yet here I am, and so I wanted to do something special to mark that milestone. What better way for a giant man to celebrate a giant milestone than with another giant food – and I…

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Tiger Bread Loaf

This is a recipe I’ve wanted to get up onto the site for ages, but I never got around to it. Tiger Bread – it’s one of my favourite breads all round – it’s one of my favourites to eat, and one of my favourites to make. Not only does it look impressive, it’s actually quite simple to make. The bread itself is a fairly traditional loaf, but the outer…

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Pumpkin Spice Latte Cupcakes

It’s the most wonderful time of the year… no! Not Christmas! Halloween! The time when all the spooky spookenings happen and it’s totally fine to eat loads of chocolate and sweets that you were going to give to the neighbourhood kids but then you realise there’s a globabl pandemic on so it would be irresponsible to not socially distance. It’s also the time of the year where Pumpkin Spice finds…

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