Baking

Happy Easter Hot Cross Buns

Happy Easter Hot Cross Buns

Happy Easter Hot Cross Buns The Best Hot Cross Buns, Recipe Compliments of Deborah Crosby. Prep Time:1.45hour Cook Time:20 mins Serves:12 People Ingredients Dough: 1 cup of water 1 egg 1 tbs of milk powder 3 1/4 cups of flour 1 tsp Equagold Speculaas 1/2 tsp Equagold Cinnamon 1/4 tsp Ground Mace or nutmeg 1 and 1/2 tsp of Bakels Instant Yeast 1 tsp Equagold Himalayan Pink Salt 1 tbs honey 1 tbs butter Fruit: 3/4 cup of raisin and dried citrus peel soaked in boiling water with a splash of Cointreau or brandy. Soak for 15 mins Method Combine all of the above, in order, and kneed...

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Kayla’s Chocolate Chip Cookies

Kayla’s Chocolate Chip Cookies

Kayla’s Chocolate Chip Cookies Many thanks to Kayla Williams for this recipe.They look sooo fudgey!! YumA winner for any cookie jar. Prep Time:10-15 mins Cook Time:10 mins Serves:1 family Ingredients 1 cup of softened butter *1 cup castor sugar *1 cup brown sugar (packed) *vanilla extract *2 large eggs *1 tsp baking soda *1/2 tsp baking powder *3 cups flour *2 cups chocolate chips (Or chunks or chopped choc) I prefer to use 1 cup milk chocolate chips and 1 cup of dark chocolate Method Cream butter and sugars together, until combined. Add eggs and vanilla extract and beat until fluffy. Sift dry ingredients and...

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Vanilla, Orange & Cardamom Cookies

Vanilla, Orange & Cardamom Cookies

Vanilla, Orange & Cardamom Cookies A perfect marriage of flavours all wrapped in these cookies.Perfect with coffee to give a great touch of Morocco. Prep Time:10-15 mins Cook Time:12 mins approx Serves:makes approx 30 cookies Ingredients 125g butter, softened, 3/4 cup castor sugar, 1 tsp Equagold Pure Vanilla Extract, 1/8 tsp Boyajian Orange oil, grated zest of an orange; 1 egg, 1&3/4 cups of standard flour, 1/4 cup ground almonds, 1 tsp baking powder, crushed seeds of one cardamom pod; 1/4 cup mixed peel for the Icing 1 cup sifted icing sugar, 1/8 tsp Boyajian Orange oil, juice of 1/4 orange; water to mix  ...

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