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Rock Cakes

0 of 5 10 Minutes 12

Rock Cakes – so called, because of their rocky appearance, are often one of the first recipes you’ll come across in ‘How to Bake’ books, and satisfying in every way. ...

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Victoria Sandwich Cake

0 of 5 20 Minutes

A classic British cake. This was one of the first cakes I baked. It’s very easy to make and extremely versatile. I use the basic recipe for variations on a ...

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Viennese Fingers

0 of 5 15 Minutes 26

Light, delicate and delicious! Throughout my childhood, I was lucky enough to experience an old fashioned bakery, Smarts Hill Bakery, where they used traditional methods and recipes to bake delicious ...

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Classic English Scones

0 of 5 15 Minutes 20

I’ve tried and tested loads of scone recipes, read reviews, sampled scones from Top Ten tea listings and this is my favourite. The recipe was provided by Claridge’s and really ...

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Chocolate Chip Cookies

0 of 5 8 Minutes

Quite simply the best.  I’ve tried and tested countless chocolate chip cookie recipes and every time, this one comes out on top. These moreish choc chippers are light and crisp ...

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Peanut Butter Cookies

Peanut Butter Cookies

0 of 5 8 Minutes 24

This American classic, with the criss-cross pattern on top of golden, buttery, nutty deliciousness,  was commonly served with a glass of cold milk. Still a good combo today, but equally ...

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Biscotti Di Prato

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I was inspired to bake these after a trip to Italy and the Cinque Terre. I’m especially fond of these double-baked pistachio and almond biscuits; they’re not overly sweet, dotted ...

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0 of 5 30 Minutes

Shortbread has been a family favourite for years.  After I left home, I noticed my mother was starting to buy them (shock horror). I decided that must stop!  So, I’ve ...

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Chocolate Chip and Oatmeal Cookies

0 of 5 8 Minutes 20 - 25

These cookies are a particular favourite of my brother, Ben, who aptly re named them ‘Kitchen Sink’. As the name suggests, they’re packed full of goodies: chocolate chips, oats, pecans, ...

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Grandma’s Flapjacks

0 of 5 20 Minutes 1 tray

Flapjacks are a British tea time favourite and Grandma Edlesborough is the Grand Dame of this vaguely nutritious comfort food.  Her secret recipe is so secret I’m only allowed to ...

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