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Gluten-free Christmas Cake

As much as I can cut my sugar intake all year, Christmas is a different story. I love Christmas foods – Christmas cake, yule logs, mince pies, Christmas puddings and it’s the only time...

Vegan For Fun by Attila Hildman

Vegan For Fun by Attila Hildman, hardback published by Becker Joest Volk Verlag. ISBN 9783954530113, price 21.00 available from www.bjvv.de Subtitled Modern Vegetarian Cuisine, I’ll overlook the anomaly and differences between Vegan and Vegetarian....

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Bakewell Pudding

Whether you call it a pudding or tart, the delicious dessert from Bakewell is sought after. If you are used to the supermarket version of iced tart with not much filling and a smearing...

Shop Local

Do you consciously think about where your food has come from and how many miles it has travelled? Shopping locally makes sense. My breakfast this morning : granola from British oats but the packaging...

Treat Petite by Fiona Pearce

Treat Petite by Fiona Pearce, hardback published by Ivy Press. ISBN 978-1-78240-098-1, price 12.99 available from http://www.ivypress.co.uk This book is full of sweet little bites making certain that small is perfect. Taking the shrink...

The Vibrant Table by Anya Kassoff

The Vibrant Table by Anya Kassoff, hardback published by Roost Books. ISBN 978-1-61180-097-5, price 25.00 available from www.roostbooks.com and from PGUK in the UK. Vibrant indeed, this book lives up to its title. Tasty,...

Eating Healthily

Eating healthily is a no-brainer. Most of us know what to eat but we get side-tracked by sweet things (my downfall) or the pleasure of eating what should be forbidden. My golden rule is...

Using Cutters on Cakes by Sandra Monger

Using Cutters on Cakes by Sandra Monger, softback published by Search Press. ISBN 978-1-78221-033-7, price 8.99 available from www.searchpress.com Find inventive ways to use cake cutters and make professional looking cakes for all occasions....

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Gluten Free Cake

Such a fuss is made about the alternatives to flour when making a gluten-free cake. I have tried many recipes that are frankly a flop. Today  my favourite flour was not in the cupboard....

A Simple Feast by Diana Yen

A Simple Feast by Diana Yen, hardback published by Roost Books. ISBN 978-1-61180-032-6, price 23.99 gbp available in the UK from PGUK and also from www.roostbooks.com Subtitled ‘A Year of ┬áStories & Recipes to...