Gingerbread Men

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November 16, 2011 Gingerbread men are a great favourite with the kids this is an easy recipe and the kids can jelp with the preparation and the decoration.  Make some especially for Christmas. Ingredients 350g / 12oz plain flour 175g / 6oz light soft brown sugar 100g / 4oz butter 1 medium egg 4 tablespoons of golden syrup {Tags: , , , } {More...}

Coconut Biscuits

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November 2, 2011 Coconut Biscuits quick an easy to make and perfect for serving with a mid morning cuppa.  If you wish you can sandwich them together in pairs with a butter cream filling. Indredients 125g (4oz) butter 1 cup castor sugar 1 egg 2 cups self-raising flour pinch of salt 1 cup coconut extra sugar Method Preheat {Tags: , , , , } {More...}

Butter Shortbread Biscuits

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Butter Shortbread Biscuits rich biscuits with a taste of the past.  Easy to make and could be packed in a pretty box and given as Christmas presents. Ingredients 6 oz (175 g) butter (at room temperature) 3 oz (75 g) golden caster sugar, plus extra for dusting 6 oz (175 g) plain flour, 3 oz {Tags: , , , } {More...}

Chocolate Biscuits

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August 19, 2011 Chocolate Biscuits   Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour                                                       1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1 cup unsalted butter, softened 1 cup granulated {Tags: } {More...}

Yorkshire Mell Cakes

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August 10, 2011 Yorkshire Mell Cakes A very old Yorkshire recipe traditionally eat at the supper to celebrate the bringing in of the harvest. Ingredients 900 g (2lb Flour) 400g (14 oz lard) Pinch salt 2 teaspoons baking powder 300ml (½ pint) milk sugar to garnish   Mix together in a large bowl all the dry ingredients, Add {Tags: } {More...}

Sugar Biscuits

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July 19, 2011 Sugar Biscuits Ingredients 4 oz butter or margarine 4 oz caster sugar Zest of a lemon 1 egg (separated) 1/4 teaspoon salt 6 oz plain flour 1 oz semolina   Cream together the butter or margarine and sugar and ad the lemon zest. Add the egg yolk and salt and mix together. Add the flour {Tags: , } {More...}