Tag: jam

Golden apricot and cinnamon jam Dine in

These luscious and golden jars of gooey apricots are just waiting to be devoured on hot buttered sourdough toast. This was my first time making jam and I’m so proud of the result! I’m not sure why I haven’t made jam before, but it’s probably because I am often on the receiving end of jars of jam from my family, we don’t eat a lot of it and to be honest, I was always a bit scared of the process. This recipe is really easy, five (five!) ingredients and you’re on your way to breakfast heaven. Making jam is a way of...

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Super easy scones Dine in

Scones have a reputation as only being made by members of the CWA or your grandmother. Despite popular belief, it is possible to make scones that are not rocks but soft and delicious with a tender crumb and decidedly decadent with a dollop of jam and cream. The trick with making scones is to gently mix the dough like you are giving the dough a massage, not beating a cake batter. It is totally fine to have a little flour left in the bowl after you have kneaded it, just be gentle and use a fork or a wooden spoon to bring the...

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