Clementine Drizzle Cake

Clementines really are at their best at this time of year. This is exactly why I couldn't bring myself to throw away some slightly squishy little fruits in our fruit bowl that hadn't quite made the mark. Instead of going in the bin, they've been repurposed in the form of this tasty clementine cake with … Continue reading Clementine Drizzle Cake

Lemon, honey and thyme polenta cake

This recipe is loosely based on Jamie Oliver's five ingredient orange and polenta cake from his new TV show, Jamie's Quick and Easy Food. I've been trialling a few recipes from the current series and I've so far found them to be really quite good. I've adapted this one to include lemon and thyme instead … Continue reading Lemon, honey and thyme polenta cake

Ginger and Yoghurt Baked Cheesecake

I love the flavours in this cheesecake, ginger and yoghurt has been one of my favourite flavour combinations this week and it makes a great refreshing yet indulgent dessert. The stem ginger in this recipe is an optional step, if you want extra ginger-y-ness I would recommend, but if you want a more mild cheesecake, … Continue reading Ginger and Yoghurt Baked Cheesecake

Food Spot: The Old Butcher’s Cafe

I was recently told that about this restaurant by family, hidden away in small village Shepton Beauchamp, The Old Butcher's Cafe serves lunches and a Friday night supper club that has proven extremely popular. The venue is small but set out in a lovely way, with the kitchen open for all to see whats going … Continue reading Food Spot: The Old Butcher’s Cafe