Tag Archive for Baking

Yorkshire Pudding Recipe

Most of the Anglo-Saxons will be very familiar with Yorkshire pudding, but as my Blog is meant for an international audience I will take the time to explain what it is. Yorkshire puddings are practically crepes cooked in a very hot oven and because of the intense heat they pup up. That is why they are also called popovers. Calories… Read more →

Chicken Pie

Yum It is a complete meal that will satisfy all palates, children as well as adults. It can be made hours ahead and served at dinner parties. See recipes for the homemade bechamel and short pastry. Calories per serving 405; Time to prepare 45 minutes; Intermediate Storage Recommendations Not suitable for the freezer. Can be prepared 4 hours ahead For… Read more →

Short Pastry

Yum Short pastry is used for many recipes: sweet or savoury pies, tarta tatin, crostate, cookies. What ever I need it for, I never add sugar and always add a pinch of salt. Calories per serving 203; Time to prepare 5 minutes (butter at room temperature); Easy Storage Recommendations Suitable for the freezer before cooking Keep for 3 days  … Read more →

Comfort Food homemade english muffin egg benedict

Back to School Comfort Food: Homemade English Muffins

Comfort food for children after their first week back to school: Egg Benedict with homemade English muffins La rentree scolare, back to school, is never easy; this year in particular as our son Liam is attending the Lycee International de Valbonne: new school, new schedule and new friends. It has been a long and exhausting week; leaving the house at… Read more →

Mini Hinged Cake Mould

Mini Hinged Cake Mould

Ibili 820110 Mocha hinged cake Mould 10 cm Steel I am a participant in several Affiliate programs one of which is Amazon Services LLC Associates Program. Affiliate advertising programs are designed to provide a means for Bloggers such as “Your Guardian chef” to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and other affiliated sites. I would never recommend products I wouldn’t… Read more →

homemade English muffins

Homemade English Muffins

Why homemade English Muffins? Certainly you can buy ready made English muffins at the supermarket, but if you make them fresh at home, you will never go back! My son Liam certainly wouldn’t! To ease the workload, you can make the dough in the bread machine, so why don’t you give it a try! Storage RecommendationsSuitable for the freezer once… Read more →

homamade panini bread recipe

Homemade Panini Bread Recipe

Soft homemade Panini bread recipe, these buns are easy to make perfect for children’s parties filled with ham, salami or mini hamburgers. It is even easier if you have a bread machine. This recipe uses the Kenwood bread machine. If you don’t have a bread machine see: How to make brioche, or bread rolls’ dough without a bread machine Storage… Read more →

pizza campofranco

Pizza Campofranco

Pizza Campofranco is a soft thick Pizza where the cherry tomatoes, the mozzarella and the basil are encapsulated inside the dough. A great mix of flavour in every bites. It is an easy to make for kids party. It will take only 20 minutes of your time, if you have a bread machine. This recipe uses the Kenwood bread machine.… Read more →