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Good news. As well as being able to purchase all our regular preserves online, you can now purchase our latest variety - Chilli Orange Citrus with Lime
http://www.gallowaychillies.co.uk/product/chilli-orange-citrus-lime/
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Baking for Easter The History of Hot Cross Buns ~ Traditional Hot Cross Buns Recipe ~ Hot Cross buns have quite a history behind them; the idea of marking crosses on baked goods such as bread, cake...
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Hot Cross Bun Fudge, Caramel Swirls, American Buttermints and Roobarb and Custard boiled sweets - a delicious bag of sweeties and candies from Wee Sweetie, a  handmade #sweets and #candy maker from Scotland.  http://farmersgirl.blogspot.co.uk/2014/04/wee-sweetie-homemade-sweets-and-candies.html #review  
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Scottish Gin Tasting with Gin Infused Canapés
There really is no denying my love of Gin. A quick flick through my Facebook , Twitter and Blog posts will see the juniper infused tipple cropping up with alarming regularity. My own drinks cabinet of gins has grown from the standard Gordon's, Beefeater and...
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Perfect for Easter!
 
The perfect, most indulgent chocolate Rolo cake - go on, I dare you! Recipe for the +Good Food Channel 
This chocolate rolo cake, created for the Good Food Channel, is the ultimate chocolate caramel cake - perfect for a party of large gathering.
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This looks so delicious and all in one pot!!
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April is #nationalgrilledcheesemonth  and so in honour of my North American roots I present to you "The Shetland"! New on a Taste of Shetland, a local produce recipe and a visit to the Shetland Cheese Company for a cheesemaking day! 
http://tasteofshetland.com/grilledcheese/
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Succulent chicken thighs with the meat falling off the bone, cooked on a bed of Mediterranean Vegetables flavoured with pesto and balsamic vinegar.  My entry for my own challenge #SlowCookerChallenge #slowcooker #crockpot #recipe #chicken http://farmersgirl.blogspot.co.uk/2014/04/chicken-and-7-day-mediterranian.html
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More Easter indulgence from the Master!
 
mini creme egg easter bundt cakes
... with Easter fast approaching I thought I ought to get into the spirit and turn my hand to some seasonal baking.  There seem to be hundreds of Cadbury Creme Egg recipes out there this year more than any year before so naturally I jumped onto that bandwag...
... with Easter fast approaching I thought I ought to get into the spirit and turn my hand to some seasonal baking.  There seem to be hundreds of Cadbury Creme Egg recipes out there this year more than any year before so natu...
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Chicken and 7-a-day Mediterranian Vegetables
I thought I'd better make a recipe for my own blog challenge: The Slow Cooker Challenge .  The theme this month is 7-a-day Fruits or Vegetables.  Now it might be pushing it to get a full seven portions of fruit or vegetables onto one plate, but it isn't tha...
I thought I'd better make a recipe for my own blog challenge: The Slow Cooker Challenge.  The theme this month is 7-a-day Fruits or Vegetables.  Now it might be pushing it to get a full seven portions of fruit or vegetables o...
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I work in higher education but blog as a home cook with a passion for cooking from scratch, preferably with seasonal ingredients.
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I've been blogging about food and crafts since 2007.  In the last few years as social media has taken off, I've become more involved with working with brands and reviewing food related items. 


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Giveaway: Win a Thorntons Egg-cellent Easter Gift Collection (RRP £75)
www.lavenderandlovage.com

~ Seasonal fragrance and flavour from my country kitchens in England and France....celebrating local seasonal produce with traditional feast

Anne's Kitchen: Anne's Kitchen has turned 7...with A Little Foodie round...
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Seven years on I am a much better cook for a start and I have met some truly wonderful friends during this time, discovered lots of lovely n

Treat Petite April 2014
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Another month beckons and we are over a quarter of the way through 2014 already – who’d have thunk? Pop over and check out March’s Treat Pet

Lemon and Basil Chicken
www.hungryhealthyhappy.com

A low carb dish that livens up plain chicken breast. The perfect topping to a summer salad.

84th&3rd | March Photo Challenge 2014 #eatfoodphotos: The Food Photo...
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We are off and running once again with a new #eatfoodphotos list. I've been a bit quiet this past month but am loving everything you are all

Fantastic recipes from Scottish food bloggers | Foodies 100
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Ten recipes from some of the finest food bloggers in Scotland, as chosen by Janice from Farmersgirl Kitchen...

Less Than One Pound Challenge - January Round Up
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I launched the Less Than One Pound Challenge last month to encourage us all eat well for less than £1 per portion. January is a grim month h

National Pie Day! A Review and Giveaway for 2 x copies of the book PIE! ...
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National Pie Day! A Review and Giveaway for 2 x copies of the book PIE! Plus Pie Recipes..... Apparently today, the 23rd January is National

Mary Berry
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Mary Berry's Original Family Recipe. A unique special French Herb Dressing for a tossed green leaf salad. Pour generously over sliced tomato

Slow Cooker Turkey & Kale Scotch Broth
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A tasty low-calorie soup in the style of Scotch Broth that is packed with vegetables, lean turkey meat and pearl barley. This can be cooked

Ploughman’s Rarebit: Cheese and Chutney on Toast with Pickles
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All the elements of a great British Ploughman's Lunch on toast! Delicious regional English cheese, Red Leicester or Double Gloucester, with

84th&3rd | January Photo Challenge 2014 #eatfoodphotos: The Food Pho...
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Oh 2014 where on earth did you come from?! New year aside, a new month means a new #eatfoodphotos list of course. Same hashtag again this mo

Countdown to Christmas - Swedish Cardamom Wreaths
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From the kitchen of One Perfect Bite...If the aromas coming from fall kitchens give me shivers, I must admit that those drifting from Christ

Countdown to Christmas - Apple Cinnamon Yeast Bread
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From the kitchen of One Perfect Bite...There will be more cookies to come, but I wanted to take short break from them, so I could share some

Seven Swans a-Swimming
keepcalmandfannyon.blogspot.com

Televisions across the globe are already full of Christmas cooking shows old and new, but sadly it seems that the brilliant Cradock Cooks fo

Mincemeat from mum's 1958 book
freycobsfood.blogspot.com

This recipe comes from one of the two recipe books my mum has given to me recently. It was originally gifted to her and dad in 1958. I aim t

Happy Hostess Vintage Fridge Magnets - Giveaway #4
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I love fridge magnets. I try to collect them (although the children end up stealing them off the fridge and they end up in those parallel wo

Win a Christmas Hamper! / Ryland Peters and Small - Ryland Peters & ...
www.rylandpeters.com

We have five fantastic festive Hampers to give away in a couple of weeks, in time for you to make and bake from the books ready for Christma

Mushroom and cheese pasty - recipe
notjustanyoldbaking.blogspot.com

This is a lovely versatile recipe that you could serve hot with veggies as a main dish, its great cold and would be just the thing for picni