Lamb Dhansak


The other evening Stuart and I caught a bit of Mary Berry Cooks in which she was whipping up a very tasty looking Lamb Dhansak.  Curries are something we like to eat but don’t cook enough off at home, so we thought we would give Mary’s Dhansak a try.  A Dhansak is usually a mild […]

When Life Gives You Lemons…


…Make Lemon Tart!  This afternoon Stuart and I went round to a friend’s house for some lunch and with me I took this tangy zesty Tart Au Citron from the Queen of Baking – Mary Berry. Tarte Au Citron (al la Mary Berry) IngredientsFor the pastry175g/6oz plain flour100g/3½oz cold butter, cut into small cubes25g/1oz icing […]

Coffee and Walnut Cake


A couple of weekends ago the theme for the Sunday Baking Club was Retro  Bakes.  The easy option would have been a Victoria Sponge, however I went for the second easiest option – Coffee and Walnut Cake! A favourite of my mums and mine when I was growing up.  I chose this recipe from Mary […]