baking · posts

Einkorn Bread | Recipes from my Cookbook Shelf

Baking homemade bread needn’t be difficult and it’s something I love to do. Recently I found einkorn flour stocked in some of our supermarkets and although I hadn’t baked with this type of wholemeal flour before, owned a cookbook with a specific bread recipe using this ingredient. Einkorn is an ancient wheat grain that has less gluten and more nutritional value than modern wheat varieties. Continue reading “Einkorn Bread | Recipes from my Cookbook Shelf”

baking · recipes

Coconut Buns and a Published Photograph

coconut buns -7907-2Before I get to the coconut bun recipe… a little news. Thrilled to see my photograph for Welsh cheese cakes included in (bread and cake section) the 3rd edition of the Essentials For Living text-book. Published by Gill & Macmillan this text-book is for the Junior Certificate Home Economics curriculum taught in schools throughout Ireland. Continue reading “Coconut Buns and a Published Photograph”

baking · desserts

Fresh Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Fresh Pineapple Upside Down CakeSome golden oldies are timeless and even though thousands of recipes and variations exist on the web, this Fresh Pineapple Upside Down Cake is worthy of another blog post. Maybe you have never baked this type of cake before. Or, its been ages since you last pulled out your favourite recipe and now I have you running to the kitchen turning everything upside down. Continue reading “Fresh Pineapple Upside Down Cake”