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Blueberry Banana Bread

This week I decided that I wanted to empty my freezer of bananas…..what a feat that was……& I still found a bag of frozen bananas that I had missed! My first efforts gave a yield of 11 loaves of bread, … Continue reading

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Baharat Spice Blend

This spice blend has wonderful flavour & is used throughout middle eastern cooking. I took the blend measurements from daringgourmet.com 1 tbsp Black Peppercorns 1 tbsp Cumin Seeds 2 tsp Coriander Seeds 1 tsp Whole Cloves 1/2 tsp Cardamom Seeds … Continue reading

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Hot Cross Buns

I obtained this recipe from an old friend last year, but it was after Easter, so I didn’t try it. I decided though that it is a must for this year! Originally eaten by the Saxons to honor their goddess … Continue reading

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Gingerbread Cupcakes

Getting ready for Christmas? Started the baking yet? Yesterday I started & today I finished it. Mince Pies, Cherry Chocolate Cookies (for our cookie exchange), Cornflake Cakes & Gingerbread Cupcakes These were pretty good, they had too much baking powder … Continue reading

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Caramel Apple Pork Chops

I made this dish last night, it was delicious, although there was a lack of sauce. It took a lot less time than I thought it would, but keeping it warm in the oven helped a lot in keeping it … Continue reading

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