Mary Berry’s Sultana and Orange Traybake

So so so yummy! This cake reminds me ever so slightly of a rock cake, but lovely and moist, almost too delicate. Ingredients 225g/8oz butter 225g/8oz caster sugar 275g/10oz self-raising flour 2tsp baking powder 4 eggs 2 tbsp milk 275g/10oz sultanas grated rinds of 2 oranges (I actually used 1 and it turned out lovely)…

Rick Stein’s Flan de Naranja

I needed a disk for tapas night round a friends house and wanted something different but also foolproof.¬†Flan de Naranja fitted the bill, having seen it on Rick Stein’s programme and made it for NYE a couple of years ago. Its very sweet and hard to believe its dairy free. You’ll notice the different sizes…

Mary Berry’s Crunchy Orange Syrup Loaf

Wow, what a tasty cake – and really easy too. It’s a basic cake mix with 1 orange, even the syrup didn’t need heating before pouring over the cake (and I resisted prodding the cake with holes). The recipe says prepare 2 x 1lb tins, but I used 1 x 2lb tin. 100g softened butter…

Mary Berry Orange Cake

This is Mary Berry’s Definitive Orange Cake which I googled and found on BBC Food. Its got a fragrant orange taste and totally brilliant.

Courgettes with Orange Pine Nuts and Herbs

This evening I chose courgettes from the vegbox as my cooking challenge.In the summer months courgettes are aplenty. They are so¬†versatile, tasting great thinly sliced raw or cooked. Courgettes with Orange Pine Nuts and Herbs by Shaun Hill (chef/patron of The Walnut Tree Inn, Llanddewi Skirrid, Abergavenny) is one of my favorite meals and featured…