Recipe: Pork, Apple and Clementine Sausage Rolls

Recipe: Pork, Apple and Clementine Sausage Rolls

Easy to make pork, apple and clementine sausage rolls Fed up with bland and fatty sausage rolls? Then make your own! Not only do you get to pick the sausage meat you like but then add extra bits to make your sausage rolls even more special. These sausage rolls areRead More…

All eyes on the pies in Dunfermline

All eyes on the pies in Dunfermline

JUDGEMENT DAY OF THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP SCOTCH PIE AWARDS 2018 Scottish butchers and bakers delivered their premier pies into the hands of the judges of the 19th World Championship Scotch Pie Awards.  The judging day saw pies from all categories tasted and scrutinised with an expert eye, including yours trulyRead More…

Recipe: Courgette Tea Loaf

Recipe: Courgette Tea Loaf

Perfect for an afternoon get together with friends It’s courgette season so you might be lucky enough to find courgettes cheap in the supermarket.   One way of using them is in cake!  You wouldn’t bat an eyelid at carrot cake so why not try courgette cake too?  For aRead More…

Food Review: The Bakery by Zique, Hyndland, Glasgow

Food Review: The Bakery by Zique, Hyndland, Glasgow

The Bakery to head to in Hyndland Cafezique and Delizique owner Mhairi Taylor has expanded her delicious offerings to the West End of Glasgow with The Bakery by Zique.  Mhairi is joined at The Bakery by Zique with pastry chef  Lyndsay Michie who trained at Restaurant Andrew Fairlie at GleneaglesRead More…

Recipe: Celebrate Anzac Day with these delicious biscuits

Recipe: Celebrate Anzac Day with these delicious biscuits

Anzac Day Biscuits The 25th April is Anzac Day which is a national day of remembrance in Australia.  It marks the anniversary of the first major military action fought by Australian and New Zealand forces during the First World War. Anzac means Australian and New Zealand Army Corps. It has beenRead More…

Review: Lola Bikes and Coffee, The Hague, Netherlands

Review: Lola Bikes and Coffee, The Hague, Netherlands

Speciality coffee and bikes Not something that you would think that you would normally find together but you do at Lola Bikes & Coffee.  We spent New Year in The Hague so we had to find somewhere nearby to our hotel which served good coffee.   A bit of researchRead More…

Recipe: Victoria Sponge with Blackberries and Spiced Cream from Hairy Bikers

Recipe: Victoria Sponge with Blackberries and Spiced Cream from Hairy Bikers

Many thanks to the Hairy Bikers, Comic Relief and HomeSense for sharing this recipe for blackberry victoria sponge cake.  A classic cake which has been given a twist with spiced cream and blackberries.  It’s easy to make and tasty as well, so ideal for making and taking to work toRead More…

STV win against Michelle McManus in Bake off

STV win against Michelle McManus in Bake off

Yesterday Mrs Foodie was along at The Kandy Bar Bakery in Saltcoats to see the launch of the search for Scottish Baker of the Year 2017. Reigning champ Michelle McManus teamed up with World Of Sport Champion Wrestler Grado and together they took on STV Glasgow’s Live at Five presenters DavidRead More…

Recipe: Smoky Brae Smoked Sugar Cookies

Recipe: Smoky Brae Smoked Sugar Cookies

I don’t normally rave about certain ingredients. More likely a must visit cafe or pub, but today I’m going out on a limb – buy this! The this being Smoky Brae smoked sugar. It’s delicious. You know when you go to food shows and you buy something and it sitsRead More…

Recipe: Dan Lepard’s Caramel Christmas Cake

Recipe: Dan Lepard’s Caramel Christmas Cake

Ok you were a little tired on stir it Sunday and didn’t make a Christmas cake. No problem there is still plenty of time. This recipe by Dan Lepard creates a lovely Christmas cake with a rich caramel flavour and plenty of fruit. It’s easy to make and perfect for decorating for ChristmasRead More…