GBBO pastry week – Apple and blackberry eclairs

GBBO pastry week – Apple and blackberry eclairs

It’s been such a fabulous start to Autumn that it still feels like summer. I’ve loved the extended chance to enjoy the outdoors and especially the beautiful rolling countryside of the Surrey hills. Out walking recently, sheep grazed lazily in sun-parched fields and...

Bake Off 2014 Episode 4 – The one with the bin

What springs to mind for most of us as the first hot rays of summer sunshine dazzle across the blue sky? Perhaps a picnic, a trip to the beach or a leisurely afternoon in a pub garden. Not for our bakers. On the hottest day of the year to date, they were under warming...