Lemon Drizzle Fat Fairy Cakes



I hate too much sweet sickly buttercream.

There I have admitted it, heresy as it would seem these days. A modern heavily iced buttercream cupcake doesn’t [… More …]

Talk of Cabbages and Kings


“The time has come,” the Walrus said, “To talk of many things: Of shoes–and ships–and sealing-wax– Of cabbages–and kings– And why the sea is boiling hot– And whether pigs have wings.”

Well now. Cabbages, you may say, are not kings. They are not princely like asparagus or samphire. Not as regal as Calabrese or [… More …]