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Quick Irish Sodabread served with Cheddar cheese and homemade Onion Chutney.
British scones with jam, baked to use up some leftover yoghurt (and to help me make friends at uni). To the Queen!
A last hurrah for luxury before I settle to a student budget - these black truffles became the stars of a fantastic risotto.
[2/2] Sugarpaste/ gumpaste flower tutorial with my friend's Granny. Part 2: Roses & Leaves.
Blackberry trifle to celebrate British Food Fortnight - I even picked the berries myself, and it nearly killed me.
The only recipe you'll ever need again as long as you live (not very long, probably, if this is all you eat) - the most fantastic white chocolate and raspberry cheesecake.
The least boring party food I could come up with, whether you want skull shaped cake balls, heart and spade cut-out jam tarts, a chequerboard cake, or dalek-decorated sugar cookies...
Cherry Cheesecake, and some very dubious science that I may have mostly made up, just to prove that you really, REALLY should eat this already.
If you would scale tall buildings and vault walls for your next apple crumble fix, your life just got a lot easier thanks to these apple crumble bar cookies. Now you can carry pudding IN YOUR POCKET. Genius.
Raspberry and Rose Rice Pudding, made with ground rice and flavoured with lemon juice & almond. Ignore the fact the raspberry juices look like bloodstains, please.
Do you have a sweet tooth, or a salty tooth?
Crispy Salted White Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies.
A road somewhere else... a tropical variation on Rocky Road Bars.
Drowning my leaving-school nostalgia in rum and chocolate... cake?
Trying Korean food for the first time with this savoury seafood pancake - Hae-mul Pajeon.
April Daring Baker Challenge: My second Daring Bakers challenge - cheesecake ON A STICK. What genius is this? Also I got to turn chocolate pink. Whoo.
Some slightly belated patriotism - St. George's day cupcakes.
White Chocolate Berry Gratin with a brulee top!
No Bake Oatmeal Chocolate Fudge Cookies of Love.
My first sushi attempt - hosomaki rolls!
Why choose between chocolate brownies OR ice cream when you could have both together? Some things are just too good to be allowed.
Got a nerd to feed? For Novel Food: Spring 2008 - a recipe for Lembas, the Elf Waybread from Tolkein's Lord of the Rings novels.
Perfectly charred roasted peppers, stuffed with bubbling feta cheese, pesto and cherry tomatoes. I'm suprising even myself with the healthiness (and God, it's good).
Cookies that not even caps-lock can aptly describe...
Dubbed 'pretty much the best thing in the world' by my friends - white cupcakes filled with lemon curd, covered with 7-minute frosting & sprinkled with coconut.