Bake My Style

A Christmas Tasting with Darina Allen

  I have been a huge fan of Darina Allen for years. I grew up watching her Simply Delicious show on RTE so I was so happy to find out that she was hosting a tasting event in a London hotel recently! Needless to say I contacted the venue straight away to find out how to get a ticket! The focus of the afternoon was …

The Bakes and Cakes Show

I was struck down with a horrible cold last week but despite that I dragged myself up from my sick-bed and sea of tissues to go and see Mary Berry in action at the BBC Good Food Bakes and Cakes show last week. I’m a big fan of the Great British Bake Off (GBBO) so I was super excited to see her live!

Sweet & Cinnamony Yorkshire Puddings

You may recall I visited York last month and it was such a lovely trip. I wanted to create a recipe inspired by the visit so here it is at last! I absolutely adore yorkshire puddings but as I have quite a sweet tooth I wanted to use them in a dessert for this recipe. When I visited the famous Bettys tearooms in York, I had …

Cinque Terre

I am just after returning home from a trip to Italy and despite unexpected train strikes and flight delays, we had a wonderful time! We visited the beautiful Cinque Terre region and stayed in a gorgeous little village called Vernazza. If you are outdoorsy and into all that hiking lark this is a great spot, and if you are into a less active, relaxing holiday …

Covent Garden

We popped in to the city to do some fashion week people spotting on Saturday and strolled around Covent Garden for a while. There is always such a great atmosphere there with all the street performers along with the flocks of tourists milling around. There is a Primrose Bakery Cafe close by so we picked up some cupcakes as a treat. I actually bought the …