Orange and Ginger sponge

Love this one.  Sweet, spicy and crunchy as well as soft and spongey. I make my own candied peel as we eat so many oranges and the shop bought Candied peel is bland, colourless and totally boring. Ingredients Oven goes at 190 degrees. A hand full of crystallised ginger (50g)…

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A magnificent year for the cherry tomatoes

  We have had a really good year for tomatoes.  I found when shopping for tomato plants in Cataluña, my not having a complete grasp of the Catalan language can be a problem.  Hence I had an awful lot of cherry toms and only a few big ones.  Nil desperandum.  They…

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Coriander and Seed bread.

I made poppy and pumpkin seed bread with coriander today quite delicious. Proved well. Ingredients 500g Strong white Flour Packet of fresh yeast rounded tablespoon poppy seeds handful of pumpkin seeds 2 tsp coarsely ground coriander Tsp each of salt and sugar The coriander was from the garden and the flour…

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