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Never mind the pronunciation…cheese scone is king

When I was growing up a scone was a rather large item (it was in Yorkshire) stuffed with currants and even a little cherry. I hadn’t even realised that scones could be fruitless until I visited Devon for the first … Continue reading

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Theslowroasteditalian’s magnificent savoury loaf

For some time now I have been planning to make the shortbread recipe I picked up in Bridlington lately. Typically, I stumbled across a recipe via a Twitter link that changed my mind. I definitely have a savoury rather than … Continue reading

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Let them have #GBBO on Channel 4!

This week there has been a furore over the sell-out of Great British Bakeoff by the production company to Channel 4. For those who don’t live in the UK, GBBO has become a feel-good TV show where everyone’s nan, uncle, … Continue reading

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Not-so-Brilliant Banana Bread recipe

I’m no baker. My first baking experience at school was a disastrous Victoria sponge which more closely resembled a pancake. More recently I’ve fought with a paleo coconut and chocolate cake. On Sunday afternoon I had an hour to spare … Continue reading

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