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Southern Shortbread 

We managed to complete a Bake Off challenge recipe this week. Becky wanted to bake biscuits so we decided to make shortbread with a southern twist. This recipe is based on an Epicurious recipe I found online. I think it’s … Continue reading

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Jolly Gingerbread 

Another Bake Off challenge, but instead of building a structure with gingerbread, we decided to make cookies instead. We used the recipe from Rosie Daykin’s “Butter Celebrates” because it is easier for us to use a Canadian recipe, and her … Continue reading

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Tea Time!

According to Paul Hollywood in his book “British Baking”, these are Shrewsbury Biscuits, and we chose them for our latest Bake Off challenge.  Cream 100g/ 1/3cup butter with 100g/ 1/2 cup sugar and lemon zest, which we didn’t use, until … Continue reading

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Sticks and Stones

Yesterday was cool enough to bake.  It’s been so long. We’ve really missed it. Anyway we took advantage and baked Sticks and Stones Cookies from Rosie Daykins beautiful book, “Butter Baked Goods”. We made half the recipe, but the full … Continue reading

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