What’s for Tea

Going Bananas

THE KING OF COMFORT CAKES What to do when bananas turn bad… we deliberately buy extra bananas so we can make this cake guilt free. Based on an…


Beef Stew with Carrots & Potatoes

A WARMING LATE WINTER STEW This is pretty much Beef Bourguignon and it’s of course a classic, a bloody tasty — not for vegetarians — one pot…


Chocolate Chip Cookies

OUR GO TO COOKIE 😉 I have been baking these cookies for years. In that time I’ve slightly adapted Tana Ramsay’s super easy and super delicious…


Moroccan Chicken Thighs

MOROCCAN CHICKEN THIGHS A winning winner chicken dinner… A simple one pot recipe that never fails to bring a smile to your face. Unless you…


The lemons are coming

MARMALADE IN THE MAKING Finally! It only took 3 years but by golly we have our very own lemon marmalade this year! One man’s obsession to…


Fig & Almond Cake

FIGGING GOOD On an impulse I bought some figs. They just looked too good, sitting there, dumpy and just ripe. And then I found a perfect sweet…


Rabbit for Tea

FROM PADDOCK TO PLATE I’m not a big rabbit fan. Well that’s not true, I love Bugs Bunny, Peter Rabbit and when I was growing up in London we had 19…