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Heavenly cake

I’m pretty sure that the word ‘simnel’ actually means ‘heavenly’ as that quite accurately describes the taste. There’s only one problem with it. At the end (after the mixing, the beating, the cooking, the cooling, and the marzipaning) the finished … Continue reading

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Talking in Waitrose

I was leaving Waitrose this morning, hands full of shopping, and an older lady (well, older than me anyway) smiled and asked me where my dogs were. I had no idea who she was (I still don’t) and said that, … Continue reading

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