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Put oven on to 180°C/350°f/Gas Mark 4Weigh ingredients and put into bowl with vanilla essenceBreak eggs and put into same bowl Beat all together very well until smooth and...
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Apple Batter Pudding
Core the apples using the apple corer and place then in a small baking dishCut the small orange in half and squeeze the juice into the centre of the two applesCut off...
Healthiness: (52 votes) Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (52 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (52 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (52 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (52 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (52 votes)

Easy Peasy Victoria sponge
Heat oven 180c or Gas mark 4In a bowl put flour, eggs, baking powder, sugar, margarineWhisk on full speed, until mixture falls from spoonDivide mixture between 2 x...
Healthiness: (6 votes) Healthiness: 2.7 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 2.7 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 2.7 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 2.7 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 2.7 out of 5 (6 votes)

10 minute cookies
Melt the butter in a saucepan. Add the salt. Pour the melted butter in a mixing bowl with both sugars. MixTip the egg and vanilla extract in and mix until...

American Chocolate Chip Cookies
Preheat oven to 190°C/375°F/gas mark 5Put the oats into a food processor or liquidiser and whizz to a fine powder Add flour, bicarbonate of soda, baking powder...
Healthiness: (455 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (455 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (455 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (455 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (455 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (455 votes)

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Angel Cake  (Interwar Years)
Preheat oven to 375°F/190°C/Gas 5Sift icing sugar in a small bowl  Sift flour on top and stir until evenly mixed. Set asidePut the egg whites, cream of...
Healthiness: (54 votes) Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (54 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (54 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (54 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (54 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (54 votes)

Angels
Get 10g of bread crumbs in a bowlThen put 34g of milk in the same bowlNext put 120g of self rasing flour in the same bowlThen break 2 eggs into the same...
Healthiness: (12 votes) Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (12 votes)

Anzac Biscuits
Preheat the oven to 160 degrees C or gas mark 4 and sift flour into a bowlMix in coconut, oats, sugar.Melt the golgen syrup and margarine on LOW heat.Mix the...
Healthiness: (4 votes) Healthiness: 2.5 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 2.5 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 2.5 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 2.5 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 2.5 out of 5 (4 votes)
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Apple and Carrot Muffins
Pre-heat the oven to Gas 4 /180 C / 350FIn the first bowl, sift the flours, baking powder, baking soda, salt, cinnamon and gingerIn the second bowl, add the first 7...
Healthiness: (42 votes) Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (42 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (42 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (42 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (42 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (42 votes)

Apple and Sultana Crumble
Preheat the oven to 190 degrees C or gas mark 5.Rub in butter with your finger tips into flour untill it looks like bread crumbs.Stir in oats, sugar and spices.Cut...
Healthiness: (11 votes) Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (11 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (11 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (11 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (11 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (11 votes)

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Apple Brown Betty  (Edwardians and WW1)
Pre-heat oven to 375F, 190C (Gas mark 5)Peel, core and thinly slice the applesGrease a medium-sized ovenproof dishPut one third of the breadcrumbs in the bottom and...
Healthiness: (25 votes) Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (25 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (25 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (25 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (25 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (25 votes)

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Apple Crumble  (Interwar Years)
Peel, core and slice the applesArrange the slices in a greased oven-proof dish Sprinkle on 4 tbsp sugarIn a new bowl, rub the butter into the flour until it...
Healthiness: (43 votes) Healthiness: 4.2 out of 5 (43 votes)Healthiness: 4.2 out of 5 (43 votes)Healthiness: 4.2 out of 5 (43 votes)Healthiness: 4.2 out of 5 (43 votes)Healthiness: 4.2 out of 5 (43 votes)

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Apple Dumplings  (Interwar Years)
Sift dry ingredients into a basinRub in the butterMix with enough milk to form a soft doughTurn on to a floured pastry boardRoll out and cut into 6 inch...
Healthiness: (24 votes) Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (24 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (24 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (24 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (24 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (24 votes)

Apple Spiced Sourdough Cake ( Friendship Cake)
Day 1: To the large bowl add 4oz plain flour, 8oz granulated sugar, 8fl oz milk; stir well and coverDay 2 and 3: Stir well and re-cover (hungry starter days)Day 4: Feed the sourdough...
Healthiness: (21 votes) Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (21 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (21 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (21 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (21 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (21 votes)
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Baked Apples
Core the apples with a knife, make sure the hole is large enough to fillPlace the cored apple onto a skilletDrop elderberries into the hole, until the apple is...
Healthiness: (41 votes) Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (41 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (41 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (41 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (41 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (41 votes)

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Baked Egg Custard  (Romano-British)
Mix the honey, eggs and milk Whisk a little to combinePour into an ovenproof bowlBake at Gas 2, 150C, 300F for 25-30 minutesRemove and allow to cool a...
Healthiness: (33 votes) Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (33 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (33 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (33 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (33 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (33 votes)
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Baked Salmon (Paleolithic)
Gut the fishTake some short sticks, lay these on the ground and cross them (this will make a firm base for the clay)With the clay make a base that covers the sticks and...
Healthiness: (20 votes) Healthiness: 0.8 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 0.8 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 0.8 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 0.8 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 0.8 out of 5 (20 votes)

Banana Bread
Preheat oven to 180 C or gas mark 4Sift flour into large mixing bowl with bicarbonate soda & saltIn a separate bowl, mix butter & sugar until light &...
Healthiness: (12 votes) Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (12 votes)

Banana Muffins with Cinnamon Frosting
Place 12 large paper cases in a deep muffin panSift the flour, baking powder and salt into the mixing bowl (stir in with the sugar)Whisk the milk, eggs and margarine...
Healthiness: (1 vote) Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (1 vote)

Banana Rock Cakes ♥
Preheat the oven to 400°F (200°C) Gas Mk 6.Sift the flour and baking powder into a bowl.Rub in the butter until the mixture resembles fine breadcrumbs. Stir...
Healthiness: (26 votes) Healthiness: 1.5 out of 5 (26 votes)Healthiness: 1.5 out of 5 (26 votes)Healthiness: 1.5 out of 5 (26 votes)Healthiness: 1.5 out of 5 (26 votes)Healthiness: 1.5 out of 5 (26 votes)

Basic Cookie Recipe
Preheat oven to 180 C/ Gas 4.Cream butter in a the bowl.Add the sugar and beat until the mixture is light and fluffy.Sift the flour into the mixture. You shouls...
Healthiness: (5 votes) Healthiness: 2.4 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 2.4 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 2.4 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 2.4 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 2.4 out of 5 (5 votes)
This is a 'licence to cook' recipe
Blackberry and Apple Pie
Pre-heat the oven to 200C / Gas 6To make the shortcrust pastry:Sift the flour into a bowlCut the margarine into small pieces and add to the flourRub...
Healthiness: (13 votes) Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (13 votes)

Blackberry Muffins
Preheat the oven to 200ºC/400ºf/Gas Mark 6, put muffin cases into the holes in a bun tinCream together the butter and sugar in a large bowl using an electric whisk or...
Healthiness: (75 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (75 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (75 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (75 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (75 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (75 votes)
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Bread
Warm the flour by the fireFor white bread, bolt the flour (that is sieve it though a fine cloth). Then add a little butter to the flour and rub this in Add a little warm...
Healthiness: (225 votes) Healthiness: 0.3 out of 5 (225 votes)Healthiness: 0.3 out of 5 (225 votes)Healthiness: 0.3 out of 5 (225 votes)Healthiness: 0.3 out of 5 (225 votes)Healthiness: 0.3 out of 5 (225 votes)

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Bread  (Tudors)
Sift the flour into the bowl, add the salt. Rub in the lardMix in the dried yeast and make a well (hollow) in the centre Add the tepid water and stir in. Work the mixture...

Bread and Butter Pudding
Put the oven on gas 4 or electric 150cRemove crusts and spread margarine on each side of the breadCut each slice into quartersPut half of the bread into a dish and...
Healthiness: (5 votes) Healthiness: 4.8 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 4.8 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 4.8 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 4.8 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 4.8 out of 5 (5 votes)

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Bread Pudding  (World War 2)
Pre-heat the oven, Gas 4, 180C, 350FPut the bread into a basin, add cold water and leave for 15 minutes then squeeze dry with your fingersCrumble the bread to the...
Healthiness: (174 votes) Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (174 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (174 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (174 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (174 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (174 votes)

Bread Rolls
For how to prepare and cook - see the attached movies
Healthiness: (18 votes) Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (18 votes)

Breakfast Bars
Put the oil and the honey into a saucepan and heat gently until the honey has meltedRemove from the heat and stir in all the remaining ingredientsPress the mixture into a...
Healthiness: (62 votes) Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (62 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (62 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (62 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (62 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (62 votes)

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Breakfast Cakes  (Edwardians and WW1)
Preheat the oven to quite hot (190c)Grease a baking sheetSieve the flour, baking powder and salt together Stir in the sugarWhisk the egg well Add...
Healthiness: (23 votes) Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (23 votes)

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Butterfly cakes  (Postwar / Modern)
Grease well 12 - 15 bun (patty) tins or prepare the same number of small cake casesTurn on the oven to 185C / 375F / Gas no 5Cream the butter and caster sugar together until...
Healthiness: (164 votes) Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (164 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (164 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (164 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (164 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (164 votes)
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Butterfly Cakes (1970's Party)
Grease well 12 - 15 bun (patty) tins or prepare the same number of small cake casesTurn on the oven to 185C / 375F / Gas no 5Cream the butter and caster sugar together in...
Healthiness: (17 votes) Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (17 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (17 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (17 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (17 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (17 votes)

Butterfly Cup Cakes
Mix the butter with the sugarBeat the eggsAdd eggs and flour slowly to the mixture and blendSpoon mixture into cupcake casesPlace in preheated oven at 180C...
Healthiness: (1 vote) Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (1 vote)

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Caraway Seed Cake  (Victorians)
Grease a large cake tin with butter and line the bottom with greaseproof paper (this stops the cake from sticking to the tin)Pre-heat oven to 170 degree CIn a large bowl,...
Healthiness: (51 votes) Healthiness: 1.2 out of 5 (51 votes)Healthiness: 1.2 out of 5 (51 votes)Healthiness: 1.2 out of 5 (51 votes)Healthiness: 1.2 out of 5 (51 votes)Healthiness: 1.2 out of 5 (51 votes)

Carrot Cake Squares
Preheat the ovenSift both types of flour into a large bowl, tipping in any bran left in the sieveUsing a wooden spoon stir in the baking powder, mixed spice , light...
Healthiness: (9 votes) Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (9 votes)

Chapatis
Mix the salt and flour together, saving 50g (2oz) of flour for rolling outAdd the water to the flour and salt, mix together to make a soft doughKnead well for at least 10...
Healthiness: (12 votes) Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (12 votes)

Cheddar Cheese Scones
Pre heat the oven to 200CLightly grease the baking trayMix flour, cheese, butter and salt until mixture resembles breadcrumbsNext, add the milk and yoghurt then...
Healthiness: (2 votes) Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (2 votes)

Cheese Whirls
Cook and mash the potatoesDice the onion Beat the eggCombine the mash,onion,egg and cheeseRoll out the pastry into an oblongSpread the mixture on...
Healthiness: (23 votes) Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (23 votes)

Cherry Gingerbread Shapes
Preheat the oven to 190°C/375°f/Gas Mark 5Sift the flour, bicarbonate of soda and ginger into a large mixing bowlReserve a few cherries for the decoration and then...
Healthiness: (5 votes) Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (5 votes)

Chocolate Brownies
Preheat oven to 160C/315F/gasThen grease up a square backing tray roughly 9 inches squareMelt the butter and 2/3 (200g) of the buttons in a saucepan at a low...
Healthiness: (48 votes) Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (48 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (48 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (48 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (48 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (48 votes)

Chocolate Cake
Brush the tins with sunflower oil then line the tins with greaseproof paperPut oven on to heat at 190 c or gas mark 5-6Sieve the flour, cocoa powder and baking power into a...
Healthiness: (10 votes) Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (10 votes)

Chocolate Shortbread
1. Cream together margarine and sugar until soft 2. Blend in the flour, cocoa and vanilla essence and knead lightly 3. Either cut out individual biscuits and/or put into a greased tin or...
Healthiness: (183 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (183 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (183 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (183 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (183 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (183 votes)

Christmas Gingerbread House
To make the template:For 1 large house: cut from thin card a side wall 12cm by 20cm, an end wall 12cm by 13cm, a triangular gable with sides of 12cm, 7.5 cm and...
Healthiness: (4 votes) Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (4 votes)

Christmas Window Biscuits
Preheat the oven to 180°C / Gas Mark 4 / Fan 160°C
Healthiness: (12 votes) Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (12 votes)

Christmas Yule Log
For a demonstration of how this is made, please view the powerpoint presentation attached
Healthiness: (21 votes) Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (21 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (21 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (21 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (21 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (21 votes)

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Coconut Macaroons  (Interwar Years)
Pre-heat the oven to Gas 2, 150 C, 350F Beat the eggs whites together till light and fluffy Add the lemon juice and beat again Add the sugar and beat vigorously...
Healthiness: (10 votes) Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (10 votes)

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Coronation Tarts  (Edwardians and WW1)
Pre-heat oven to 325FGrease a muffin or bun tin with butterIn a large bowl, beat the butter to a creamGently beat the egg and add to the butterStir in the...
Healthiness: (26 votes) Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (26 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (26 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (26 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (26 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (26 votes)

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Crumpets  (Edwardians and WW1)
Warm the milk and water together in a panpour into a jug and add the yeast and sugarLeave in a warm place for 15 minutesSift the flour and salt into a large bowl,...
Healthiness: (29 votes) Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (29 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (29 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (29 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (29 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (29 votes)

Cup Cakes
Heat the oven to 180c, 160c fan, gas 4 Line a cup cake tin with 12 paper cupcake casesPlace the butter and sugar in a mixing bowl then beat it with a wooden...
Healthiness: (1 vote) Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (1 vote)

Cupcakes without butter
Preheat oven to 180 C and line muffin pansIn a large mixing bowl, with an electric mixer, beat sugar and eggs together until slightly thickened, about 1 minute.Add the...
Healthiness: (28 votes) Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (28 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (28 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (28 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (28 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (28 votes)

Farmhouse Bread
Mix the yeast with warm water (50°c) and sugar and leave to work Once the yeast has started working (started foaming) mix it with the flour until it becomes a dough...
Healthiness: (3 votes) Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (3 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (3 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (3 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (3 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (3 votes)

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Fire of London Cakes  (Stuarts)
Put the flour and sugar in a bowl Wash and add the currants Mix together wellAdd the butter, 3 spoonfuls of milk, and the egg yolksAdd the...
Healthiness: (41 votes) Healthiness: 0.8 out of 5 (41 votes)Healthiness: 0.8 out of 5 (41 votes)Healthiness: 0.8 out of 5 (41 votes)Healthiness: 0.8 out of 5 (41 votes)Healthiness: 0.8 out of 5 (41 votes)

Flapjacks
Turn oven to 180 degreesPut the sugar, butter and marg in a saucepanMelt it till all is gone and is a yellow liquid Then mix in the oats stirring wellPut...
Healthiness: (7 votes) Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (7 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (7 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (7 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (7 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (7 votes)

Fortune Cookies
Write your fortunes/messages on strips of white paper about 10cm by 1.5cmPreheat the oven to 200°C/400°f/Gas Mark 6, and grease two baking sheetsBeat the egg white...
Healthiness: (41 votes) Healthiness: 4.5 out of 5 (41 votes)Healthiness: 4.5 out of 5 (41 votes)Healthiness: 4.5 out of 5 (41 votes)Healthiness: 4.5 out of 5 (41 votes)Healthiness: 4.5 out of 5 (41 votes)

Fruity Muffins
Preheat oven to 180°c or gas mark 4Mix and then beat the ingredients together into a smooth batter (don't add fruit yet)Add fruit when the batter is smooth, stir through...
Healthiness: (22 votes) Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (22 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (22 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (22 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (22 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (22 votes)

Gary Rhodes' Baked Ratatouille Peppers with Melting Goat's Cheese
Preheat the oven 170C/ 325F/ Gas 3Prepare the peppers, slice longways (keeping the stalks on) and remove the seedsGrease the baking tray with olive oil, arrange the peppers...
Healthiness: (11 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (11 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (11 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (11 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (11 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (11 votes)

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Gingerbread  (Georgians / Regency)
Sieve the flour, baking powder and spices into a bowl and mix in the sugarBreak the butter into small pieces and add to the flour Rub the butter in until you have a mixture...
Healthiness: (33 votes) Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (33 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (33 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (33 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (33 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (33 votes)

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Gingerbread  (Postwar / Modern)
Put the golden syrup, sugar and spices and butter in a pan, melt togetherAdd the bicarbonate of soda to the flourPour on the melted mixture and stir inWhisk the egg...
Healthiness: (16 votes) Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (16 votes)
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Girdle Bread
Bolt the flour through a cloth, to make the flour white (this makes manchet (white) bread)Add the warmed ale - the yeast in this will make the bread rise. Mix to make a...
Healthiness: (14 votes) Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (14 votes)
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Gold Cake
First sift the flour and add the baking powder, then sift againCream the butter and sugar togetherAdd the egg yolks and beat well until the mix goes paler and makes a stiff...
Healthiness: (26 votes) Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (26 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (26 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (26 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (26 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (26 votes)

Gooey Chocolate Brownie
Preheat the oven to 170°C (325°F) gas 3Put the butter and chocolate in a bowl over a pan of simmering water. Make sure the bottom of the bowl is not touching the...
Healthiness: (5 votes) Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (5 votes)

Gooey Chocolate Brownies
Line a 20cm x 30cm (8" x 12") tin with baking parchment/greaseproof paperPreheat the oven to 160°C/310°f/Gas Mark 2/3Melt the butter and chocolate in...
Healthiness: (65 votes) Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (65 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (65 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (65 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (65 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (65 votes)
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Grilled Trout (Neolithic)
Split open the trout with a knife from below the gills to the tailPull the sides open to flatten the fish out, this will allow it to cook evenlyThread three hazel sticks...
Healthiness: (16 votes) Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (16 votes)

Halloween Cupcakes (Spooky, Pumpkin Cupcakes)
Preheat the oven to Gas Mark 5 / 190CPut the cake cases into the bun tinCream the butter and sugar together in the mixing bowl, until light and fluffyBreak the egg...
Healthiness: (9 votes) Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (9 votes)

History Cookbook
Hertfordshire Oven Scones  (Edwardians and WW1)
Sift flour salt, baking powder and sugar into a basinRub butter thoroughly but lightly, into dry ingredientsStir in enough rich milk or half cream to make a soft dough...
Healthiness: (22 votes) Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (22 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (22 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (22 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (22 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (22 votes)

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Honey Cake  (Romano-British)
Preheat oven to 170C, 330F or gas 3. If you have a fan oven, turn off the fan if possible or put the heat down to 160CGrease well one or two baking tins, according to size - about 2...
Healthiness: (145 votes) Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (145 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (145 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (145 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (145 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (145 votes)

Hot Cross Buns - Easter Buns
For the Yeast Ferment:Prepare the yeast ferment for the dough by mixing the beaten egg with enough warm water to give approximately 300ml/½ pint of liquid Whisk in the...
Healthiness: (11 votes) Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (11 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (11 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (11 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (11 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (11 votes)

How to make double chocolate chip cookies
Preheat the oven to 180 degrees centigrade.Grease two large baking trays and put the baking paper on topBeat the butter and sugar together until light and...
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Ice cream cone cupcakes
Sponge: To make the sponge pre-heat the oven to 190/Gas mark 5Place the cones in a 12 hole muffin tin one in each spaceNow whisk 125g butter and all of the caster sugar...
Healthiness: (2 votes) Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (2 votes)

Jack's Jelly Bean Cup Cakes
Wash your hands and the kitchen topTurn on the oven to 180 degress and put 12 cup cake cases in a tinMix the butter and sugar togetherBeat the eggs and add it into...
Healthiness: (10 votes) Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (10 votes)

Lemon Drizzle Cake
Heat the oven to 180c/ fan 160c/ gas 4 Separate 225g of unsalted butter into slices and microwave to softenPlace a bowl on top of some scales and weigh itNow...
Healthiness: (2 votes) Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (2 votes)
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Macaroons (coconut)
Ensure the range oven is hot, keep the fire going wellBeat the eggs whites together till light and fluffyAdd the lemon juice and beat again Add the sugar and beat...
Healthiness: (12 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (12 votes)

Maids of Honour
Preheat oven to 190°C/375°F/Gas Mark 5 Push the cheese through a fine sieve into a large bowl using a dessert spoon Beat the egg in a cup then add to the cheese...
Healthiness: (15 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (15 votes)

Marvellous Marble Muffins
Preheat the oven to 180CPut your cake cases in the muffin tin.Then mix all the ingredients in a bowl (except cocoa) Spoon half the mixture between al the...
Healthiness: (4 votes) Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (4 votes)

Matzah
Preheat the oven to 200°C/400°f/Gas Mark 6 Oil a baking trayMix the salt into the flour Add the oil and stir it into the flour Add the water and...
Healthiness: (18 votes) Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (18 votes)

Mince Pies
In a large bowl, cream the butter and sugar together using an electric whiskCut the vanilla pods in half lengthwise and scrape out the seeds. Add to the butter mixture and...
Healthiness: (12 votes) Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (12 votes)

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Mincemeat  (Georgians / Regency)
Clean 5 or 6 jam jars very carefully and dry themPut all the dried fruit into a large mixing bowlAdd the sugar, suet and cinnamoGrate the nutmeg (or use already...
Healthiness: (8 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (8 votes)

Mini Quiches
Preheat the oven to Gas 6, 200CGrease the bun tinSeive the flour and salt into the bowlAdd the butter and rub in to make breadcrumbsAdd the water, a little...
Healthiness: (12 votes) Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (12 votes)

Moist Chocolate Muffins
Melt the margarine with 50 grams of chocolate, let it cool for a while, using your time to prepare the rest of the muffins.Mix the flour, baking powder, sugar, cocoa, vanilla and the...
Healthiness: (14 votes) Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (14 votes)

Nutella Biscuits recipe - only 4 ingredients
Preheat oven to 180°C conventional (160°C fan-forced). Line a baking tray with baking paper and set aside.Place all ingredients into an electric mixer and mix...
Healthiness: (5 votes) Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (5 votes)

Olympic Cupcakes
Put cake cases in the bun (patty)...
Healthiness: (14 votes) Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (14 votes)

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Orange Flower Macaroons  (Interwar Years)
Pre-heat the oven Gas 4 (180C or 350F)Whisk egg whites until light and fluffy, but not stiffAdd the rest of the ingredients and fold them inRoll into small...
Healthiness: (10 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (10 votes)

Passover Brownies
Pre-heat the oven to 180°C/350°f/Gas Mark 4 Cream the butter and sugar together Mix in the egg yolks then set aside Melt the chocolate in a dish placed over...
Healthiness: (14 votes) Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (14 votes)

Pesto Puffs
Pre-heat the oven to 220 C OR 425 F, gas mark 7Roll the pastry on a lightly floured surface to a 25x20.5 cm rectangleIn a bowl, mix together the remaining ingredients adding...
Healthiness: (2 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (2 votes)

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Pineapple upside-down cake  (Postwar / Modern)
Heat the oven to Gas 4, 180 CCream the butter and sugar and spread over the base of the cake tin and a quarter of the way up the sidesDrain the pineapple (keep the juice for...
Healthiness: (32 votes) Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (32 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (32 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (32 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (32 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (32 votes)

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Pita  (Prehistoric)
Mix 2 tablespoons warm water with the sugar in a bowl, stir well and add the teaspoon of yeastLeave to rise in a warm place until bubbly on topPreheat the oven to hottest...
Healthiness: (10 votes) Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (10 votes)

Plain Scones
First preheat the oven to 220 c or gas mark 7Rub the flour and the butter together until they look like breadcrumbsNow add the sugar and carefully mix it...

Plum Cake
Preheat the oven to Gas 4, 180C, 350FGrease the sides of the tin and line the bottom with baking paperAdd the flour, salt and cinnamon into the large bowlChop the...
Healthiness: (10 votes) Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (10 votes)

Power Bars
Pre-heat oven to 180°C/350°f/Gas Mark 4 Melt together the butter, sugar, golden syrup and salt in a saucepan Mix all the dry ingredients together in a bowl and stir...
Healthiness: (19 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (19 votes)

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Quiche  (Postwar / Modern)
Preheat the oven to 200C, Gas 6Roll out the pastry and line the flan dish Bake the pastry case blind for 15-20 minutes. To do this prick the bottom of the case with a fork...
Healthiness: (36 votes) Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (36 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (36 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (36 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (36 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (36 votes)

Quiche
To make the pastry, sift the flour together with a pinch of salt in a large bowlRub in the butter until you have a soft breadcrumb texture Add enough cold water to make...
Healthiness: (3 votes) Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (3 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (3 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (3 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (3 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (3 votes)

Quick Bake Victoria Sponge Cake ( Microwave recipe)
weigh out yor ingredientscream the butter and sugarbeat the eggs one by one and add them to you butter and sugar one by one and give it a tiny stir after you have added each...
Healthiness: (88 votes) Healthiness: 0.3 out of 5 (88 votes)Healthiness: 0.3 out of 5 (88 votes)Healthiness: 0.3 out of 5 (88 votes)Healthiness: 0.3 out of 5 (88 votes)Healthiness: 0.3 out of 5 (88 votes)

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Rabbit (Hare) Terrine  (Edwardians and WW1)
Pre-heat the oven to 180C, 350F or Gas 4Cut the best pieces of meat into neat slices and mince the restIf you are using sausages, split the skin and peel it off. You can use...
Healthiness: (10 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (10 votes)

Red Nose Day cakes
Put oven on to 180°C/350°f/Gas Mark 4Weigh ingredients and put into bowl with vanilla essenceBreak eggs and put into same bowl Beat all together very well...
Healthiness: (67 votes) Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (67 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (67 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (67 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (67 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (67 votes)

Rhubarb Cobbler
For the Rhubarb mixture:In a saucepan, mix in the sugar and cornstarch Stir in the rhubarb and water and butter Bring to a boil. Cook, stirring, for 1 minute...
Healthiness: (6 votes) Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (6 votes)

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Rigen Hlaf (Rye Bread)  (Saxons & Vikings)
Put the yeast into a jug and dissolve with 60ml of warm waterIn a large bowl, mix together the honey, salt, lard and the remaining 240ml waterStir in the yeast...
Healthiness: (23 votes) Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (23 votes)

Rosemary and Parmesan Mini Muffins
Preheat the oven to 200°C / Gas Mark 6 / Fan 180°C
Healthiness: (31 votes) Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (31 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (31 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (31 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (31 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (31 votes)

Roses Cake Sale Bake
Firstly mix in everything into the bowl except the chocolateWhen ready, leave it for 2 min to set While that takes time take your chocolate and put it in the microwave...

Sausage Rolls
To start, sprinkle flour on your clean work surface so that the pastry doesn't stick. Also, put some flour on the rolling pinRoll the pastry out and make it at least 2mm thick and...
Healthiness: (3 votes) Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (3 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (3 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (3 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (3 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (3 votes)

Scone Based Pizza
Sieve the flour into a mixing bowlRub in the margerinePour in the milk and mix itGather all of the mixture into a ballRoll out the ball with a rolling pin...
Healthiness: (51 votes) Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (51 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (51 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (51 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (51 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (51 votes)
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Shortcrust Pastry
Sift the flour into a bowlCut the margarine/butter into small pieces and add to the flourRub the margarine into the flour, until it looks like breadcrumbsAdd ...
Healthiness: (18 votes) Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (18 votes)
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Shrewsberry (Shrewsbury) Cakes
Heat the oven with a good firePut the flour, sugar and butter into a bowl and mix well with a fork. You should end up with fine breadcrumbs. If the butter is hard, you will need to...
Healthiness: (13 votes) Healthiness: 2.7 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 2.7 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 2.7 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 2.7 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 2.7 out of 5 (13 votes)

Simple Chocolate Chip Cookies
Preheat the oven to 325 degreeGrease cookie sheetsMix together the flour, baking soda and salt. Leave on the side for now In a large bowl, combine the melted...
Healthiness: (1 vote) Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (1 vote)

Simple Easter Biscuits
Pre heat oven to 200°C/400°f/Gas Mark 6Cream together the sugar and butterBeat in the egg and add, a little at a time, the currants (optional) and other dry...
Healthiness: (86 votes) Healthiness: 0.1 out of 5 (86 votes)Healthiness: 0.1 out of 5 (86 votes)Healthiness: 0.1 out of 5 (86 votes)Healthiness: 0.1 out of 5 (86 votes)Healthiness: 0.1 out of 5 (86 votes)

Smartie Cookies
Preheat the oven to 180ºC (350ºF), Gas mark 4Cream the butter in a large bowl, and add the sugar and beat until soft and light Add the vanilla, then the eggs ...
Healthiness: (3 votes) Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (3 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (3 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (3 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (3 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (3 votes)

Spooky Halloween Gingerbread Cookies
Put the golden syrup, sugar and spices and butter in a pan, melt togetherAdd the bicarbonate of soda to the flourPour on the melted mixture and stir inWhisk the egg...
Healthiness: (4 votes) Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (4 votes)

Strawberry Cake
Preheat oven to 180CCut head off strawberries and mix in blenderMix butter, sugar and powder jelly in a large bowlAdd eggs one at a time whilst mixingAdd...
Healthiness: (1 vote) Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (1 vote)

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Syrup Loaf  (World War 2)
Sift flour (or flour and baking powder), bicarbonate of soda and saltHeat syrup and milk (or milk and water), pour over the flour and beat wellPour into a greased 1 lb loaf...
Healthiness: (362 votes) Healthiness: 1.1 out of 5 (362 votes)Healthiness: 1.1 out of 5 (362 votes)Healthiness: 1.1 out of 5 (362 votes)Healthiness: 1.1 out of 5 (362 votes)Healthiness: 1.1 out of 5 (362 votes)

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The Eggless Cake  (World War 2)
Sieve the flour and salt into basin then rub in the margarine Add fruit and sugar and mix wellDissolve the saccharin in the hot waterAdd this and the milk and water...
Healthiness: (639 votes) Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (639 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (639 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (639 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (639 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (639 votes)

Traditional Scottish Shortbread
Pre-heat the oven to 160°C/310°f/Gas Mark 2 Place all the ingredients in a large bowl and mix together using a wooden spoon until a it forms into a ball of dough. Use your...
Healthiness: (35 votes) Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (35 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (35 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (35 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (35 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (35 votes)
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Train Cake (1970's Party)
Cream the margarine in a bowlSift in the icing sugar, stir slowly at firstAdd the cocoa and mix in. If the mixture is too thick still, add a little milkPut the...
Healthiness: (25 votes) Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (25 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (25 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (25 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (25 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (25 votes)

Triple Chocolate Chip Cookies
Cream together the butter and sugars until pale and fluffy Mix together the egg and vanilla and beat into the butter mixtureAdd the flour, oats, baking powder, and salt and...

Tu Bishvat Fruitcake
Preheat the oven to 170°C/325°f/Gas Mark 3 Put sugar, eggs & salt in a bowl and beat until you get a white creamy mixture Pour the oil slowly and steadily into...
Healthiness: (7 votes) Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (7 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (7 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (7 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (7 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (7 votes)

Tutti Fruity Pavlova
Put the oven on 180 degreesCut a round circle of baking paper and put on a tray ready for the meringue Crack the egg whites into a bowl with the salt Beat the eggs...

Valentine's Chocolate Marzipan Hearts
Sift the flour and cocoa powder together into the bowlCut the butter into small cubes and add to the mixtureStir the butter into the flour a little and then rub the butter...
Healthiness: (10 votes) Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (10 votes)

Vanilla Cupcakes
Put the oven on for 160C, gas mark 4 and line a 12 hole muffin trayIn a large mixing bowl cream the butter and sugar together untill the mixture is smoothput both flours in...
Healthiness: (15 votes) Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (15 votes)

Vasilopita (Greek New Year Bread)
Preheat oven to 180°/350°f/Gas mark 4 Dissolve yeast in 75ml (2 fl oz) of the milk. Add the rest of the milk, eggs, orange rind and sugar Sift 350g (14oz) flour,...
Healthiness: (19 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (19 votes)

Victoria Sponge
Get a bowl and crack two eggs into itWeigh some flour into a bowl (120g)Weigh some sugar into a bowl (120g)Weigh some margarine into a bowl (120g)Put some...
Healthiness: (8 votes) Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (8 votes)

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Victoria Sponge Cake  (Victorians)
Pre-heat the oven to 170C / 340FGrease and line 2 round cake tins with butter and greaseproof paperSift the flour and baking powder into a large bowlAdd the butter,...
Healthiness: (193 votes) Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (193 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (193 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (193 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (193 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (193 votes)

Whitsun Goosnargh Cakes (Easter biscuits)
Preheat oven to 130°C/250°f/Gas mark ½Mix together the flour, salt and caraway seeds, then add the butter.  Use a knife to cut through the butter and flour mix...
Healthiness: (5 votes) Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (5 votes)

Winter Apple Cake
Preheat the oven to 180°C / Gas Mark 4 / Fan 160°CGrease and line a 23cm round cake tin
Healthiness: (8 votes) Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (8 votes)
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Woolton Pie
Remove the outer leaves from the cauliflower and dice into small pieces, add the chunks to the panTop tail and peel the carrots, dice into small chunks and add to the...
Healthiness: (215 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (215 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (215 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (215 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (215 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (215 votes)

World War Two Honey Cake
Preheat the oven to 350 degrees Cream the shotening in a bowlAdd honey and eggIn a bowl, sift together,flour,baking soda,salt and cinnamonAdd alternateley...
Healthiness: (154 votes) Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (154 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (154 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (154 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (154 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (154 votes)

Yorkshire Teacakes
1. Place flour in mixing bowl with sugar, salt, yeast, dried milk and dried fruit2. Pour warm (37°C) water and melted margarine into a well in the centre of the flour and mix with a knife...
Healthiness: (16 votes) Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (16 votes)

Yummy Chocolate Chip Cookies
Get the butter sugar and golden syrup and cream them togetherMix in flour and choc chips until it becomes a ballDivide the mixture into golf ball size shpapesPut...
Healthiness: (2 votes) Healthiness: 1 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 1 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 1 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 1 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 1 out of 5 (2 votes)

Yummy Gingerbread People
Pre-heat the oven at 160cSift the flour, ginger, mixed spice and bicarbonate of soda into a large bowlPlace the butter, golden syrup and muscovado sugar in a saucepan over a...
Healthiness: (3 votes) Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (3 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (3 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (3 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (3 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (3 votes)


Memy tried Steamed Chocolate Pudding