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Mince pies – put to the test

Visit any food emporium this time of year and you’ll see mince pies, whether that’s stacks of boxes piled up on supermarket shelves, or a sugar-dusted affair in your cafe of choice, they’re everywhere. Last year in the UK, we … Continue reading

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Biscuits made from Biscoff? Mind-blowing …

Warning: these biscuits may mess with your mind. My resident teen introduced me to Biscoff spread, a smooth spread fashioned from the little biscuits you often get with coffee or tea when out and about. And like the biscuits, the … Continue reading

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From the jaws of disaster … a new cheesecake is born

Flapjack has always been ‘a thing’ for me, mainly making it and eating it.  Perhaps it’s because flapjack and I share the same surname/final syllable? Over the last few years, I adapted my mother’s basic ratio of 8/6/4 oats/butter/dark brown … Continue reading

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