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April A to Z gluten free vegetarian treats: O is for overnight oats

I am not a fan of breakfast. I usually stick to cereal and find them a bit uninspiring. I don’t have much to a sweet tooth (despite my A to Z telling you the opposite!!!) and would prefer a fry up but too much effort! I do like porridge especially on cold winter mornings… Overnight […]

April A to Z gluten free vegetarian treats: N is for Nutella loaf cake

Nutella is a firm family favourite in our house and is often used to sandwich cakes together or as an icing. Today the Nutella went in the cake mix! Ingredients 4oz golden caster sugar 4oz butter or soft margairne 2 eggs 5oz self raising flour 4-5 tablespoons of Nutella Method Whisk together the sugar, butter […]

April A to Z gluten free vegetarian treats: L is for lemon syllabub

Super simple, very rich dessert with only 3 ingredients, yay! If you fancy playing with flavours then try lime or orange or a combination! Ingredients 50g caster sugar 1 lemon 300ml double cream Method Zest and juice the lemon and add the sugar. Leave to infuse for 30-60 minutes. Add the cream and whip until […]

April A to Z gluten free vegetarian treats: K is for key lime pie

I haven’t used limes much and have never tried a key lime pie before. I think I would used food colouring if I made it again. I like the contrast in texture between the base and the topping. It is basically a cheesecake and citrus is one of my favourite flavours. Ingredients 100g butter or […]

April A to Z gluten free vegetarian treats: J is for jam sponge

One of the out and out successes of my February Food Challenge was the jam sponge pudding. My mum makes this regularly but I hadn’t tried it before this year. It is so quick and easy, oh and tasty too! The recipe below is the perfect size for the 5 of us to have a […]