Tag Archives: Baking

Nigel Slater’s Ginger Cake : A Very Versatile Bake

I’m a relatively imprecise cook, both in terms of planning and execution. It’s not intentional and from time to time I can be very meticulous but on the whole, I cook or bake when the fancy takes me and I … Continue reading

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Macaron Making Class at On Cookery School

Thanks to my lovely friends Ruth and Gemma, I spent last Sunday afternoon learning how to make macarons. I was quite nervous as I’d always imagined that macarons were made only by master patissiers in fancy French kitchens. I therefore … Continue reading

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Cheese and Onion Tear and Share Loaf

There is nothing better than the smell and taste of freshly baked bread. I find it absolutely irresistible. Despite this, until recently, I had never really tried baking my own bread. I think it was probably because whenever we made … Continue reading

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