Monthly Archives: December 2013

Chocolate Mayonnaise Cake

Years ago I worked as a waitress in a restaurant in Yorkshire and I would recite the pudding list to the customers.  Whenever I cam to the Chocolate Mayonnaise Cake there would be a lot of oohing and “how weirds”! … Continue reading

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Christmas Salad

We are fully in the cosy food season.  Immersed in hearty stews, sticky roasted vegetables and pillows of spongy sweet saucy puddings.  Fabulous, I am certainly not complaining and part of me looks forward to this time of year even … Continue reading

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Cheese Sables with Rosemary Salt

I remember dinner parties when I was a child – those were the days of going the whole hog – long dresses, velvet jackets, hair up and that 1970′s phenomenon – a selection of puddings.  Now, what was that all … Continue reading

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