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Fennel, Pancetta and Parmesan Muffins.

This recipe is directly taken, with permission, from Frances Bissell’s new book The Floral Baker which is for sale on our website here. The perfect present for a gardener or baker  or gardening baker! By way of a review I …

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Lavender and honey icecream. Buy fresh lavender from http://maddocksfarmorganics.co.uk

Lavender Honey Ice Cream

I know, I know….. it’s nearly December and the wrong time of year for ice cream but as I perused the garden yesterday there were still a couple of dozen lavender heads resiliently hanging on and I thought that this would …

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Rosemary Cake

This cake recipe is based on Nigella’s Rosemary Rememberance Cake. Nigella made it in honour of her maternal grandmother who was called Rosemary. The sentiment behind this struck a real chord with me as my paternal grandmother cooked extensively with …

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