Easy peasy lemon squeezy drizzle cakes
Baking / Free from / Fruit & veg / vegetarian

Easy peasy lemon squeezy drizzle cakes

Sometimes we seek culinary adventures to stretch the palate. Sometimes we crave comfort to soothe the heart. I was feeling a little off-colour at the weekend and wanted the satisfaction of baking without the hassle of complicated ingredients or processes (i.e. without switching my brain on).  The lemon drizzle cake is the ultimate pin-up for … Continue reading

Turkish inspired: Pistachio & cardamom cake with pomegranate cream filling
Baking / Free from / Fruit & veg / gluten-free / vegetarian

Turkish inspired: Pistachio & cardamom cake with pomegranate cream filling

In the midst of this bleak mid-winter, I fancied a taste of Turkey last weekend. I spent a few days in Istanbul last autumn and it was a true smorgasbord for the senses – a glittering kaleidoscope of bright colours and bold flavours and steamy hammams. Not something I could quite exactly recreate during our … Continue reading