Tag Archive: granulated sugar

Strawberry & Peach Jam – the taste of summer!

Strawberry & Peach Jam As a passionate jam maker I love the summer months as they offer up a so many glorious fruits. I’m usually lucky to find cheap gluts of fruit or they to find me via family and friends. The other night I came across some reduced strawberries and I immediately thought of …

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Quick & Easy Raspberry Jam – no pectin

Quick & Easy Raspberry Jam Last week I stumbled across £11 worth of raspberries for 11p so today I’m bringing you Quick & Easy Raspberry Jam which as usual uses no commercial pectin or jam sugar just lemon juice (which is high in pectin). I prefer to keep my jams as natural as possible with …

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Danish Fedtebrød – Coconut Cookie Slices with Rum Glaze

I’m so excited to share these Danish Fedtebrød – Coconut Cookie Slices with Rum Glaze with you today! My mum found my Danish grandmother’s Saffir Mel (flour) collection of cookie recipes down the back of a shelf the other day. The recipes were printed on thin magazine paper, A5 in size and very faded so …

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Eve’s Pudding – simple and delicious!

I love autumn, I love the colours, the sound of crisp leaves under foot and I love Bramley apples. Every time I see Bramleys in the supermarket I reach out and buy another pack because they are so delicious and quickly transformed into a delicious pudding. So yesterday rather than making another crumble I remembered …

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Old Fashioned Lemonade – refreshingly simple!

Well it was the hottest day of the year yesterday and so I thought it was high time that I made this Old Fashioned Lemonade that I first made at school. The recipe has been in my Home Economics index box along with all my other school recipes for decades and I had never revisited …

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Simple Fig Jam

When I think of Cyprus I associate it with lots of delicious food and produce including figs and lemons, so when Expedia asked me to take part in the World on a Plate Challenge I knew what I had to make, a simple Fig Jam. My husband lived in Paphos for a year as a …

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Gooseberry & Apple Jam & my feature in The Sun

It’s been a very exciting old time lately what with having been short listed in the MAD Blog Awards for Best Food Blog and then last week I was featured in The Sun (a secret ambition) which came as a huge shock as I just expected a few of my tips to be used in …

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Make a difference when you cook with Fair Trade products from Traidcraft!

Fairtrade Products from Traidcaft  Have you ever given Fair Trade much thought? In a world where the gap between the very rich and the very poor continues to grow isn’t it time we all pulled together to address this issue? I’m a staunch believer in fairness and not working for free or less than the …

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Mirabelle Plum Jam – delightful for breakfast!

Mirabelle Plum Jam My daughter has re-named me “The Crazy Jam Lady” and had me in stitches with a skit she performed for me the other day. I think it’s one up on “Crazy Cat Lady” so I’ll go with that! Well after a busy week I really just wanted to catch up on the …

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Easy Blackberry & Apple Jam

I recently went out foraging for apples and blackberries locally and although the apples weren’t up to much the blackberries were fab if a little difficult to harvest. Long sleeves, trousers, socks and a stick are must haves if you don’t want to get scratched and stung and another time I would bring gardening gloves …

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