easter Tag Archives

Carrot and Parsnip Cake

Easter week is upon us and I’m sure that like me you are counting down to the long weekend and mountains of chocolate, or in my case – mountains of jam! Toast just hasn’t been the same since lent started! Here is another recipe to inspire you to pull out the mixing bowl and spoon and get baking this week. I have decorated the cake …

Carrot, Orange and Poppyseed Buns

This is one of my favorite recipes, I love the combination of flavours! It’s a great one to make ahead of the long weekend as the buns keep fresh for about 4 days. I shot the buns on this beautiful serving board that the lovely team at BHS kindly sent me. Carrot, orange and poppyseed buns 200g self-raising flour Half teaspoon of bicarbonate of soda 2 …

Lemon layer cake

As some of you may already know, before I started out in my cooking career I worked in retail. This time last year I was working with BHS and based in their head office (while counting down the days to Ballymaloe!). I was delighted to have been contacted recently by one of my former colleagues to work on an Easter baking project with the brand. …

Carrot, Orange and Poppy Seed Muffins

So now that all the excitement of Mother’s Day and St. Patrick’s day is over with it’s the perfect time to start planning some Easter baking. I love this time of year, there are so many cute cakes and yummy buns about and not to mention that fabulous 4 day weekend!