Category: Baking

Although pretty straightforward, especially the bread, there are some things you will need that are a little harder to get. They should still be somewhere in your local supermarket though, so good luck and here we go… Plain White Bread…

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There are a number of special regional rolls (such as the Aberdeen morning rolls or “Rowies”) but this a recipe for plain white bread rolls. The finished rolls should be light and airy. Recipe Ingredients: (Makes 16 rolls): 500g/1 lb…

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The Clootie Dumpling is a kind of steamed fruit cake that originates from the cities of Central Scotland. In the early industrial years, housing blocks would have shared facilities such as toilets and laundry buildings. The women folk would often make this steamed cake in the boiler tanks of the laundry building while washing their clothes.

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Gingerbread Ingredients (for each side of the house) 300 g self-raising flour 3 tsp ground ginger 100 g castor sugar 50 g margarine 3 tbsp golden syrup 4 tbsp milk pinch salt Method Make a template for your house using…

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