Category: Baking

Summary: Scottish Shortbread is a classic recipe that every Scotsman grows up eating. Shortbread is a well know favourite. Often found around Christmas and New Year or shortly after on Burns Night, hardly a year goes by when I don’t receive…

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Summary: Traditional Steak Pie is one of my favourite English recipes. English food or British food doesn’t have a great reputation, however, there are some real classics in that repertoire that are worth making. A really good steak pie with flaky puff…

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Summary: Victoria sponge cake is a classic recipe and one that many children learn to make. This recipe is simple and if prepared the right way, it will be light and airy. The eggs, sugar, butter and flour should be…

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This has to be one of my favourites. It’s so easy to cook and tastes fantastic. Especially in winter, it’s very warming, but even in summer I like to cook this as it is an easy lazy recipe that I doesn’t need much work. Irish stew is a popular dish all of the British isles, not only in Ireland. It is basically a beef stew with potatoes cooked in the stew. It can be eaten on its own or with other things. Frequently a large, thickly cut, loaf of bread will accompany the stew and may be even dooked into the stew while eating.

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