Earl Grey Madeleines Recipe

I’ve been missing afternoon teas recently so knew I needed to create a recipe that captures some of my favourite parts. Don’t worry it’s not a recipe for cucumber cake! But a recipe Earl Grey Madeleines. These delicate sponges are…

Hummingbird Cake Cookies Recipe

Are you so over baking banana bread with those left over-browning bananas? How about making Hummingbird Cake Cookies? This recipe has all the great flavours of a Hummingbird Cake, banana, pecans, cinnamon and pineapple all in one delicious cookie! I’ve…

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Working as a Food Technologist, through my blog I take my love for all things food through to my travels to discover new cultures, recipe development in my kitchen and sharing restaurant reviews.

Stollen Muffin Recipe

At this time of year, many of the recipes that capture the flavours Christmas include some key ingredients – mixed spice, cinnamon, almonds, mixed peel and raisins. But for me, my favourite seasonal ingredient is Marzipan. Some people hate it…

Chocolate Mulled Wine Bundt Recipe

‘Tis the season for all the delicious food and drink for the Christmas season. Especially mulled wine. The rich flavour of warm red wine with even more warming cinnamon and mixed spice; a hit of citrus from fresh orange, the…

Marmalade Loaf with Mascarpone Frosting Recipe

It’s not just Paddington Bear whose’s a fan of some sharp marmalade for a treat.  One of my favourite bakes to do, especially with the thick cut of a zesty marmalade adds the delicious flavour to a buttery sponge, paired…

Sticky Toffee Blondies Recipe

As we move into colder weather, you need a recipe that just shouts warm and cosy. It’s not the time for light and fluffy desserts but those rich sweet treats that you need a nap after. One of my favourite…

Pink Grapefruit Jaffa Cakes Recipe

Is it a biscuit or is it a cake? This recipe for Pink Grapefruit Jaffa Cakes takes your favourite tangy treats to the next level. They look so complicated to make, but honestly, there are three main steps to make…

Nutella and Chocolate Bundt Cake Recipe

Are you prepared for the most super rich and delicious chocolate cake ever? This recipe for Nutella and Chocolate Bundt Cake is super easy and a real crowd-pleaser, for a wow factor at any party! With the use of full…

Nanny’s Simnel Cake Recipe

We’ve just been enjoying a beautiful long bank holiday weekend for the Easter break and I spent my time down in Brighton with my family. A stroll along the pier, a few slot machine played, toy planes won and plenty…

Dinosaur Birthday Cake Recipe

Merry Christmas Everyone! Hope you’ve had a great time with family and friends, eaten and drunk to your heart’s content. Sorry, it’s been a tad quiet over here at FoodNerd, I’ve been baking up a storm for the Christmas period…

Fig and Almond Cake Recipe

Autumn is well and truly here. The leaves have fallen from the trees, nice and slimy with all this rain we’ve been having. My birthday has been and gone and there is a nip in the air. I’m not a…

Sea Salt and Cocoa Nib Madeleines Recipe

These delightful little shell Madeleines are great for a bake sale or even an afternoon tea. I’ve taken the basic recipe to the next level by dipping them in a rich bitter dark chocolate and with a sprinkle of crunchy…

Chocolate Fudge, Lemon Drizzle & Raspberry and White Chocolate Wedding Cake Recipe

This is a beast of a post with not one but six recipes and a hell of a lot of photos (that is the main reason I haven’t posted in a while!) So pour yourself a tea and settle in……

Honey Financiers Recipe

This post is a little late as I wanted to make something special. Not just because it’s the weekend and we all could do with a pick me up from the week we just had. No, I wanted to make…


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