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  • Valentine’s Chocolate Cake Recipe

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    10th Feb 2015

    Valentine’s Chocolate Cake Recipe


    Heart Shaped Cake Tin Morphy Richards Professional Diecast Stand Mixer Stellar 7000 Milk PanColourworks 5 Heart Shaped Cutters (for the decoration)



    200g Self Raising Flour 225g Caster Sugar ¾ Teaspoon Salt 2 Tablespoons Cocoa 50g Margarine 2 Eggs (Beaten) ½ Small Tin Evaporated Milk ½ Tin Cold Water 1 Teaspoon Vanilla…

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  • Easy Peasy Pink Cupcakes

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    31st Jan 2014

    Valentine Recipe: Easy Peasy Pink Cup Cakes

    Pink Cakes:

    Oven: 180/350/gas mark4 Equipment: 12 Heart Shaped Silicone Cases

    Ingredients: 110g butter or margarine 110g caster sugar 2 eggs ( beaten) 100g self-raising flour ( sieved) 1 tsp vanilla essence Red or pink food colouring 1-2 tbs milk

    Method: Cream the butter and sugar together in a mixing bowl with electric hand whisk or with wooden spoon until pale and creamy. Beat…

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  • Tomato Chutney

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    9th Aug 2013

    Delicious Tomato Chutney

    Mum’s best recipe!

    The Ingredients:

    3kg ripe tomatoes 300g onions peeled and sliced 3 teaspoons whole allspice tied tightly in a small square of muslin 1 level teaspoon cayenne pepper 1 tbs salt 300mls good malt vinegar (better flavour) 400g soft brown sugar

    The Recipe:

    Skin and quarter the tomatoes* Put into a preserving pan or very large saucepan with the onions. Add the…

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  • Mince Pies

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    13th Dec 2012

    Palmers Favourite Christmas Recipes – 3

    Home-made mince pies are so much more delicious than shop-bought so why not try this simple recipe and see for yourself?

    Equipment:Food ProcessorRoomy BowlSieveRolling PinPastry cutters - 1 Large, 1 MediumBun Tin

    Ingredients:For The Short Crust Pastry:225g Plain Flour 50g Soft (Stork) Margarine 50g Lard Pinch Of SaltFor The Filling:225g Made Mincemeat1 Tablespoon Brandy (Optional…

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  • Christmas Pudding

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    6th Dec 2012

    Palmers Favourite Christmas Recipes – 2

    Make yourself a Palmers Pud! Christmas isn't complete without a gloriously booze-soaked Christmas pudding. We've got all the tools you need to make the perfect pud, so why not have a look at our kitchen range and try out our trusty Christmas pudding recipe below? Ingredients:350g sultanas350g raisins150g dried figs125g mixed candied peel (chopped)100g dried apricots (chopped)75g glace cherries…

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  • Hot Ham

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    28th Nov 2012

    Palmers Favourite Christmas Recipes – 1

    For a festive start to Christmas serve this hot ham on Christmas Eve – it’s a old favourite & the leftovers will provide delicious cold ham for the rest of the week for easy catering! Served with simple parsley sauce or rich & fruity raisin sauce, both are sure to delight the family.

    Hot Roast Christmas Ham

    Ingredients:2 kg gammon joint1 onion1 carrot1 stick of celeryBouquet…

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  • Homemade Raspberry Jam

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    2nd Aug 2012

    Homemade Raspberry Jam - Yum!

    Jam fans will LOVE our new Kilner Jam Making Collection! All this talk of delicious homemade jam – spread thickly on warm toast or used as a filling for a scrumptious Victoria sponge – has got us itching to have a go at creating our own batch of fresh fruity jam.

    And have a go we did. We made 6 jars of the best raspberry jam we’ve ever tasted and we’ve all been scoffing…

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