Red velvet cake is something I had seen many times, but never got around to baking… and I am SO glad I finally did. Red velvet cake has a chocolatey flavour sponge with a signature red colour, topped with a delicious cream cheese frosting and whatever decoration you like, I just sprinkled some remaining cake crumbs on the top for a classic finish. Not only do they look great, but…

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GLUTEN FREE MARBLE CAKE

Todays bake is a marble cake! (Hey that rhymes). I have been desperate to try out a gluten free marble cake and this one came out great. Still full of moisture and the crumb held together well. You will see I added natural yoghurt into the mix, just a spoonful helps to stop the cake from drying out. A useful little tip I taught myself! I like to use ingredients…

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SUMMER SALAD SERIES | SLOW ROAST TOMATO & ASPARAGUS

Another for my ‘Summer Salad Series’ and once again inspired by my mama!! She makes the most incredible salads when we go on holiday and I just had to recreate some to share with you. The incredible flavour that comes from slow roasted tomatoes brings so much more depth to a standard salad… I love it! This recipe is also vegetarian and vegan! But you can add in anything that…

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GLUTEN FREE MINI VICTORIA SPONGES

Sitting down for afternoon tea is one of my favourite things to do with my friends or family, tasting lots of delicious baked goods and mini sandwiches, alongside a cuppa of tea or glass of champagne. You can’t beat it! Just because you are Coeliac or choose not to eat gluten, doesn’t mean you shouldn’t enjoy this too. I wanted to make mini victoria sponges, gluten free of course. So…

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SUMMER SALAD SERIES | ITALIAN CHICKEN

Next in my ‘Summer Salad Series’ is this delicious mayonnaise chicken, pistachio salad. This salad is inspired by the Pret A Manger Italian chicken salad, as the flavour combination was one of my all time favourites. So save your money and make your own, naturally gluten free version at home! Perfect for a summer lunch. Ingredients Cooked Chicken (approx 100g) Tomatoes (sliced) Italian Salad Leaves Cucumber Black Olives Pistachio Kernels…

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GLUTEN FREE SALTED CARAMEL MILLIONAIRES SHORTBREAD

Millionaires shortbreads – SO naughty but SO nice. I decided to make a gluten free version to share with you and added salt, because I LOVE salted caramel. This was super simple to do and came out so delicious. The salt is obviously optional, if you don’t like salted caramel you can absolutely leave it out. Ingredients For the shortbread 85g / 3oz Gluten Free Plain Flour (I am using…

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SUMMER SALAD SERIES | BACON & AVOCADO

So now we are headed into Spring / Summer I decided to do a ‘Summer Salad Series’. Each with a different recipe to give some inspiration for some healthy and delicious salads. Some vegetarian, some not. So hopefully I can cater to everyone. I love finding flavour combinations that work well together that you can throw into an easy salad. All whilst being naturally gluten free. If you too are…

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