Pistachio, apricot and cardamom slices

I love a Bakewell tart. Every Bakewell tart from artisan bakery slices to Mr Kipling’s finest is deserving of attention in my books, and I’ve often spent a rainy afternoon overzealously making these almondy, sickly sweet goodies. But there comes a time (god forbid) that you tire of the usual flavours of this classic afternoonContinue reading “Pistachio, apricot and cardamom slices”

Lemon, white chocolate and pistachio shortbread

There’s no better excuse for baking than terrible weather. Given the choice, on any rainy day (and there are lots in Wales) I’d batten down the hatches, stick on a 90s rom-com and bake. This time, I decided to take inspiration from an old bake-off episode and reinvent some lemon and white chocolate shortbread. IContinue reading “Lemon, white chocolate and pistachio shortbread”