Tag: orange

Blood Orange Gin Fizz

Blood Orange Gin Fizz

Make the most of rosy red blood orange juice in this seasonal cocktail, the Blood Orange Gin Fizz! Second time lucky… This week I’m sharing Blood Orange Gin Fizz version 2.0! It’s a recipe I originally shared back in 2014 when I took all of…

Cinnamon Loaf Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting and Mulled Cranberry Compote

Cinnamon Loaf Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting and Mulled Cranberry Compote

The title might be a bit of a mouthful but this loaf cake is surprisingly simple! Packed full of sugar and spice this cake is the perfect winter treat. Scroll down for the recipe. Cake club If there’s an excuse to bake or eat cake…

Halloween Piñata Cake

Halloween Piñata Cake

Will your guests get a trick or a treat when they cut into this Halloween Piñata Cake? I know, I know I’m cutting it fine with this one. You’ve probably been Googling and pinning Halloween cakes for the last month or so. But then again…

Baked Chocolate Orange and Coconut Doughnuts

Baked Chocolate Orange and Coconut Doughnuts

When I made these doughnuts I had had a really tough week. Without going into detail (it doesn’t help to dwell) I knew that one thing, and one thing alone would help to cheer me up. Chocolate. It’s with that in mind that I share these…

Strawberry Cheesecake Muffins with Crumble Topping

Strawberry Cheesecake Muffins with Crumble Topping

At last, the rain has given way and we have had some SUNSHINE. OK, so it didn’t stay dry the whole weekend but, ignoring the monsoon rains on Saturday afternoon, it’s actually be pretty bright and warm. Perhaps there is hope for a sunny summer…

Elderflower Cordial

Elderflower Cordial

Find out just how easy it is to make Elderflower Cordial from scratch using fresh foraged elderflower. Elderflower cordial I am SO excited about the recipe that I’m sharing with you today. Elderflower Cordial is one of my absolute favourite drinks. I’ve tried Belvoir, Bottlegreen…

Cranberry and Orange Cooler

Cranberry and Orange Cooler

Cool down with this long cocktail made with Cranes Cranberry Cider, Aperol and a splash of soda water. Very British Problems It’s a running joke that the British love to talk about the weather. Catch us off-guard and you can guarantee our go to topic…

Chocolate Orange Hot Cross Buns

Chocolate Orange Hot Cross Buns

Hot cross buns are traditionally eaten on Good Friday in the UK. These Chocolate Orange Hot Cross Buns are a fun twist on the classic recipe. Breaking lent with Hot Cross Buns The Easter weekend is here at last! I won’t be posting on Sunday as…

Persian Love Bundt

Persian Love Bundt

Based on two variations on Persian Love Cake, this Persian Love Bundt cake is the perfect sweet treat to serve up on Valentines Day.  A tale of two loves Persian Love Cake is all over the internet (Pinterest in particular…) but for such a famous cake…

Christmas Chocolate and Orange Fruitcake

Christmas Chocolate and Orange Fruitcake

My Chocolate and Orange Fruitcake is a great alternative to the traditional Christmas fruitcake. Find out how to make it below. I’ve been baking the family Christmas Cake now for the best part of 6 or 7 years. It’s a bit of a cliché, but…