Light farmhouse fruit cake recipe recipes

Somerset apple cake

Somerset apple cake

Cream butter, sugar and orange rind and beat until light and creamy. I don't like waste so I peeled and chopped them ready to make a crumble for pudding but while looking in The Complete Farmhouse Kitchen Cook Book I came across this recipe for Somerset Apple Cake and decided to make it
Somerset apple cake

Somerset apple cake

Cream butter, sugar and orange rind and beat until light and creamy. I don't like waste so I peeled and chopped them ready to make a crumble for pudding but while looking in The Complete Farmhouse Kitchen Cook Book I came across this recipe for Somerset Apple Cake and decided to make it
Mini Simnel Cakes (Gluten Free)

Mini Simnel Cakes (Gluten Free)

The impressive looking simnel cake, with its layers of fruitcake and marzipan, topped with lightly toasted marzipan balls has become synonymous with Easter, but did you know it was traditionally NOT an Easter treat at all, but a Mother’s Day cake
Fife Food Co-op

Fife Food Co-op

They were so young and fresh that I just chopped them up and used them in a light stir fry. You can also buy meat from Hugh Grierson Organic, wild Scottish venison from Brick House Venison, cheese from The St Andrews Farmhouse Cheese Company and organic dairy from Graham’s Family Dairy
Spring Lemon Eclairs – Bake of the Week

Spring Lemon Eclairs – Bake of the Week

As soon as the white chocolate has melted (Stir like crazy to make sure this happens), pour half of the slightly warm cream into the chocolate whilst still stirring
Tipsy Topsy Tea Brack

Tipsy Topsy Tea Brack

c) Cover the soaking fruit overnight with a clingfilm or glass top over bowl. When the cake is done and passes the skewer test, place a wire tray over it and tip the cake upside down
Valentine Food and Drink Guide

Valentine Food and Drink Guide

Based on a pale, lightly hopped wheat beer, the refreshingly crisp fruitiness, aroma and rich colour of Raspberry Wheat comes from the addition of fresh raspberry puree during maturation
Complete List of all Ireland-based Great Taste Award Winners 2011

Complete List of all Ireland-based Great Taste Award Winners 2011

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#BreakfastWatch Day 2 : Banana & Peanut Butter Muffins

#BreakfastWatch Day 2 : Banana & Peanut Butter Muffins

Knowing the mornings are always a rush, I decided to get baking at the weekend in advance of Farmhouse Breakfast Week so that we'd have ready-made tasty treats to tuck into for breakfast each day with no extra effort
Fife Food Co-op

Fife Food Co-op

They were so young and fresh that I just chopped them up and used them in a light stir fry. You can also buy meat from Hugh Grierson Organic, wild Scottish venison from Brick House Venison, cheese from The St Andrews Farmhouse Cheese Company and organic dairy from Graham’s Family Dairy