Honey Fair

Hillsborough Honey Fair 2021

We were delighted to be able to take part in what was a fantastic day out in the beautiful surroundings of Royal Hillsborough Castle. Even the weather couldn’t dampen spirits with a large crowd turning out to enjoy local produce and, most importantly, all things honey!     Chef and baking extraordinaire Evelyn McBurney took…

Cherry Crumble

Recipe Type: CrumbleMethod 1. Pre-heat the oven to 200C/ 180 Fan/ Gas Mark 4. 2. Place the cherries, sugar and lemon juice & zest into a medium sized oven dish, or until the cherry mix almost reaches the top of the dish. 3. In a medium sized mixing bowl, sift in the flour and rub…

Bank holiday bakes

Bank holiday baking inspiration

This bank holiday weekend, why not try out some quick and easy baking recipes? Did you know that baking has been proven to have so many benefits for the mind and is linked with mindfulness, creativity and altruism? We have listed below five of our family favourite recipes that are perfect for afternoon treats and…

Apricot Sponge Cake

Recipe Type: Sponge Cake Method Pre-heat the oven to 180C/ 160 Fan/ Gas Mark 4. Grease and line two 20cm cake tins with baking parchment. In a large mixing bowl, beat the butter and sugar together until pale and creamy. Slowly add in the eggs, beating until well combined. Sift in the flour and baking…