Ham and Cheese Palmiers

Ham and Cheese Palmiers. These deliciously crisp French biscuits are simple to do and perfect to serve to guests with drinks.

Ham and Cheese Palmiers. If you are having people over for drinks at any time, it’s always nice to offer something homemade rather than opening a packet of something shop bought.  Palmiers  have their origin in French Algeria , where themay be known as ‘pig’s ears’, due to their distinctive shape.         […]

Proper Homemade Crumpets

Proper home-made crumpets. Easy batter fried in butter for deliciously fresh crumpets ready to smother with your favourite toppings.

Crumpets. Growing up Sunday tea was as much an institution as Sunday lunch. It was the best day of the week for food as it involved  a yummy roast and then at tea time sandwiches or crumpets followed by cake. Of course, crumpets always came out of a packet in those days and it never occurred […]