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Ginger and Ale Cupcakes : Guest Post

In Cakes and Desserts, Recipes, Scottish Food On November 11, 2013 2 Comments

Today I have a bit of a treat for you – CoffeeMuffin’s first guest post! This guest post is from Simone Gribble author of Grrr. Cupcake. (cupcakes for… Read More »

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Memory Boosting Mackerel Salad Recipe

In Dinner, Recipes, Scottish Food On May 23, 2013 3 Comments

You may have seen over the internet recent reports that B vitamins can boost your memory, and overtime may counteract the effects of Alzheimer’s. As a disease that… Read More »

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Mother’s Day Scones

In Breakfast, Cakes and Desserts, Scottish Food On March 11, 2013 1 Comment

My mum is in New Zealand on holiday this mother’s day, sunning herself on a beach, whilst I sit in Edinburgh in surrounded by at least an inch… Read More »

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Thai Cookery Course: Nick Nairn Cook School

In Scottish Food On March 3, 2013 0 Comments

Matt and I were very lucky to receive vouchers for the Nick Nairn Cook School as a wedding gift. From the large selection of classes I chose Thai… Read More »

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Scotch Pancake

In Cakes and Desserts, Scottish Food On March 7, 2011 4 Comments

The traditional pancakes for Pancake Day, I guess, are usually the huge American style pancakes or the thin French crepe. The humble Scotch pancake (or drop scone) is… Read More »

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Cranachan Ice Cream

In Cakes and Desserts, Scottish Food On January 24, 2011 9 Comments

Burns Night is one of the most popular Scottish events of the year, celebrated all over the world, for our great poet – Robert Burns. For years I… Read More »

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British Apple Pie

In Cakes and Desserts, Scottish Food On November 9, 2010 6 Comments

This weekend I bought a pie dish with a fluted edge. I wanted my first homemade apple pie to be just a little bit special. In fact there… Read More »

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Raspberry and Whisky Trifle

In Cakes and Desserts, Scottish Food On June 14, 2010 8 Comments

There is an inherent difference between men and women, or at least between Matt and I. I want fuss and time and effort, Matt wants anything for the… Read More »

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Empire Biscuits

In Cakes and Desserts, Scottish Food On April 17, 2010 11 Comments

My main memory of empire biscuits, isn’t as you might think of being a young child picking off the sweetie on top and licking off the icing. I… Read More »

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Pearl Barley Risotto – Orzotto

In Dinner, Scottish Food On April 4, 2010 9 Comments

As I may have said before, the other half loves rice, he will infinitely prefer rice with his chinese to noodles (which is a shame as noodles are… Read More »