Baguette Presentation Failure

Sometimes I try to do “cheffy” stuff for no good reason. Like today, where all I had to do was make some baguettes for the kids and throw some crisps and fruit on a plate. ...

Why I love my Jono Knife

My Jono Knife is probably one of my favourite bits of kitchen kit. It’s one of the first “cheffy” things I bought when I started cooking and baking and it’s really useful. I’ve got a ...

Panasonic SD2511 Tips

About a year or so ago I replaced my faithful second-hand Breadman Bread Maker with a shiny new Panasonic SD2511. And… it’s been a rocky road. Despite following the manual and the included recipes slavishly, ...

Simple Shortbread

Ingredients 120 g Butter 60 g Caster Sugar 180 g Plain Flour Instructions Preheat your oven to 190C Cream the butter and sugar together until smooth Add the flour a bit at a time and incorporate into the mixture Roll out ...