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Put the tomatoes and apples in a large pan with the lemon juice and gently cook on a low heat until the fruit turns into a pulp mixure Add the sugar and bring gently to the boil...
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A 1970's Party
Children's parties held at home or in a local hall became popular in the 1970's. Convenience foods like sliced bread, ready made biscuits, cakes, fruit squash, jelly and Angel...
Healthiness: (35 votes) Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (35 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (35 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (35 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (35 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (35 votes)

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Almond Leach/Leech, a kind of Milk Jelly  (Tudors)
To make Almond Milk: (Note: You need to make this the day before)Roughly 250g almonds/2 tablespoon rice flour moistened with 550ml water, is about the right proportions to end up with...
Healthiness: (76 votes) Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (76 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (76 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (76 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (76 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (76 votes)

Almond Palmiers
1. Set the oven to 220°C/425°f/Gas Mark 7. Role out the pastry into a rectangle 30 cm by 20cm (12" X 8"). Brush it with egg and sprinkle on two thirds of the sugar and nuts
Healthiness: (47 votes) Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (47 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (47 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (47 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (47 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (47 votes)

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: (472 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (472 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (472 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (472 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (472 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (472 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: (62 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (62 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (62 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (62 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (62 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (62 votes)
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Apple Coleslaw
Wash the fruit and vegetablesRemove the hard stem of the cabbage and finely shred Peel and grate the carrotSlice the celeryPeel and grate the apple...
Healthiness: (37 votes) Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (37 votes)Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (37 votes)Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (37 votes)Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (37 votes)Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (37 votes)

Asparagus Dip
Snap the woody ends off all 3 bundles of asparagus and wash in a sink full of cold water to remove any soil and grit Steam for approximately 8 - 10 minutes, until tender Set...
Healthiness: (53 votes) Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (53 votes)Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (53 votes)Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (53 votes)Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (53 votes)Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (53 votes)

Aubergine Dip
Heat the oven to 200°C/400°f/Gas Mark 6 Put the aubergine on a baking sheet and roast in the oven for 30-40 minutes until tender Cool and pull off the skin...
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)

Baked Vegetable Crisps
Preheat the oven to 200°C / Gas Mark 6 / Fan 180°C
Healthiness: (48 votes) Healthiness: 0.9 out of 5 (48 votes)Healthiness: 0.9 out of 5 (48 votes)Healthiness: 0.9 out of 5 (48 votes)Healthiness: 0.9 out of 5 (48 votes)Healthiness: 0.9 out of 5 (48 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: (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)

Barbequed Sweet Potatoes
Scrub the sweet potatoes and brush with a little of the oil Wrap each sweet potato in a sheet of kitchen foil Cook the potatoes on a hot barbeque for 40-60 minutes...
Healthiness: (7 votes) Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (7 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (7 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (7 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (7 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (7 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: (6 votes) Healthiness: 2.2 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 2.2 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 2.2 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 2.2 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 2.2 out of 5 (6 votes)

Beef Tacos
Add a splash of oil and heat a pan Brown the mince before draining off the excess liquidSprinkle in some spices and add 100ml waterGive it a good stir and when...
Healthiness: (8 votes) Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (8 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: (80 votes) Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (80 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (80 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (80 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (80 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (80 votes)

History Cookbook
Boiled Ham  (Victorians)
Soaking the ham: The ham needs to be put into a container large enough to be well covered by water or you will need to keep turning it to make sure the salt is evenly soaked...
Healthiness: (70 votes) Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (70 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (70 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (70 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (70 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (70 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: (63 votes) Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (63 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (63 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (63 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (63 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (63 votes)

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Brown Bread Ice Cream  (Victorians)
Crumble the wholemeal brown breadMix the brown sugar with the melted butter and add the crumbs Stir well then spread the mixture on a baking sheetBake the crumbs in...
Healthiness: (58 votes) Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (58 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (58 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (58 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (58 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (58 votes)

Burns Night Crannachan
Toast the oatmeal in a frying pan on a high heat until lightly brownBlend the raspberries in a liquidiser until smoothWhisk the cream to a soft consistency Mix...
Healthiness: (20 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (20 votes)

Butterfly Bap
On a plate lay out the 2 slices of bread to make the butterfly wings Spread with a little mayonnaise Place 2 slices of tomato on each piece of bread and a slice of cucumber...
Healthiness: (6 votes) Healthiness: 4.5 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 4.5 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 4.5 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 4.5 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 4.5 out of 5 (6 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: (172 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (172 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (172 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (172 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (172 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (172 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: (29 votes) Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (29 votes)Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (29 votes)Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (29 votes)Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (29 votes)Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (29 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: (69 votes)Healthiness: 1.7 out of 5 (69 votes)Healthiness: 1.7 out of 5 (69 votes)Healthiness: 1.7 out of 5 (69 votes)Healthiness: 1.7 out of 5 (69 votes)Healthiness: 1.7 out of 5 (69 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: (13 votes) Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (13 votes)

Cashew Cookies
Blend together vanilla extract and butter or margarine. Stir in chopped cashews.Beat in egg. Gradually stir in flour.Drop from a teaspoon onto ungreased cookie sheet 2...
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)

Celeriac Oven Chips
Pre -heat the oven to fan 210°C/415°f/Gas Mark 7 Melt the butter in a small pan Add the curry powder and black mustard seeds and cook for 1-2 minutes until...
Healthiness: (21 votes) Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (21 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (21 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (21 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (21 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (21 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: (4 votes) Healthiness: 1.5 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 1.5 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 1.5 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 1.5 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 1.5 out of 5 (4 votes)

Cheese and Pepper Bap
Spread the butter on both slices of the bap and place on empty platePlace the grated cheese onto the flat slice of the bapAdd the pepper strips and lettuceSeason...
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)

History Cookbook
Cheese and Pineapple Hedgehog  (Postwar / Modern)
Wrap the half grapefruit in the tin foil, all the edges should be tucked under the cut surface of the fruitPlace the grapefruit, cut-side down on a platePush a cube of...
Healthiness: (44 votes) Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (44 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (44 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (44 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (44 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (44 votes)

Cheese Layer
1. Collect ingredients2. Place bread on plate and butter on one side 3. Layer cheese and tomato using all ingredients 4. Eat!
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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Cheese Muffins  (Interwar Years)
Preheat the oven to hot (200C)Beat the egg lightlyStir in the milkAdd a pinch of paprika and stirSift flour, baking powder and salt together Stir...
Healthiness: (34 votes) Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (34 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (34 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (34 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (34 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (34 votes)
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Cheese, pineapple and sausage hedgehog
Wrap the half grapefruit in the tin foil, all the edges should be tucked under the cut surface of the fruitPlace the grapefruit, cut-side down on a platePush a cube of...
Healthiness: (165 votes) Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (165 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (165 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (165 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (165 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (165 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)

Chickpea Salad
To wash the chickpeas, tip them in a colander, over the sink.  Run cold water over them and leave to drain.  Put the chickpeas in a serving bowlAdd the tomatoes,...
Healthiness: (10 votes) Healthiness: 4.7 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 4.7 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 4.7 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 4.7 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 4.7 out of 5 (10 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: (11 votes) Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (11 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (11 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (11 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (11 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (11 votes)

History Cookbook
Chocolate Cream  (Stuarts)
Carefully separate the egg whites from the yolk, and put the whites in a bowl Scald a pint of cream by bringing it to the boilCoarsely grate the chocolate, add to the...
Healthiness: (46 votes) Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (46 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (46 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (46 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (46 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (46 votes)

Chocolate Dipped Strawberries
Put the foil or metal sheets in the fridge to chillBreak up the milk chocolate into the medium bowlMelt the chocolate in the microwave, do this slowly (10 second bursts) as...
Healthiness: (23 votes) Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (23 votes)

Chocolate Fondue
1. Prepare all the fruit and put in bowls or on a large plate 2. Break the chocolate into pieces into a small bowl 3. Melt cbocolate in the microwave for 20 seconds 4. Stir...
Healthiness: (52 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (52 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (52 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (52 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (52 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (52 votes)

Chocolate Popcorn
Place the oil in a large pan and heat until just smoking
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)

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: (186 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (186 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (186 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (186 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (186 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (186 votes)

Christmas Cold Turkey Salad
Mix the lemon juice and mayonnaise together in a large bowl Stir in the turkey and red cabbage Scatter with chopped parsley and serve immediately
Healthiness: (18 votes) Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (18 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 Pudding
Place all the dry ingredients (everything except the eggs and brandy) into a large bowl and mix well Stir in the eggs and brandy. (let everyone have a turn at stirring and making a...
Healthiness: (27 votes) Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (27 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (27 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (27 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (27 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (27 votes)

Christmas Window Biscuits
Preheat the oven to 180°C / Gas Mark 4 / Fan 160°C
Healthiness: (17 votes) Healthiness: 2.5 out of 5 (17 votes)Healthiness: 2.5 out of 5 (17 votes)Healthiness: 2.5 out of 5 (17 votes)Healthiness: 2.5 out of 5 (17 votes)Healthiness: 2.5 out of 5 (17 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)

History Cookbook
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: (13 votes) Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (13 votes)

coleslaw
rip cabbage leaves off and cut up and put in bowlchop carrots up and add to cabbage in bowlchop celerey thickly and add to bowlpeel carrotschop carrots and...
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)

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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: (153 votes) Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (153 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (153 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (153 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (153 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (153 votes)

Crispy cakes
Put the butter,syrup and chocolate in the mixing bowl.Place the bowl over a large saucepan of simmering water.Allow the butter, syrup and chocolate to melt, stirring to mix...
Healthiness: (7 votes) Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (7 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (7 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (7 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (7 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (7 votes)

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Crystallized Flowers  (Stuarts)
Gently pull the petals off the roses without damaging themPaint the petal on both sides with egg mix using a pastry or food brushDrop the petal onto the plate of sugar and...
Healthiness: (16 votes) Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (16 votes)

History Cookbook
Cucumber Sandwiches  (Edwardians and WW1)
Peel cucumbers and slice very thin Sprinkle the slices with a little salt and lay on paper towels to drainCut the white bread into very thin slices For each...
Healthiness: (35 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (35 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (35 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (35 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (35 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (35 votes)
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Cucumber Sandwiches
Marinade the mint leaves in the lemon juice for a few minutes Cut the bread into thin slices and spread each side with butter  Remove the crusts making sure the...
Healthiness: (18 votes) Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (18 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: (4 votes) Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (4 votes)

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Dates Alexandrine  (Romano-British)
If you are blanching the almonds yourself, put them in a bowl and pour over boiling water. Wait for a few minutes and strain the almonds. Peel the skin offWarm the butter in a pan...
Healthiness: (24 votes) Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (24 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (24 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (24 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (24 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (24 votes)

Divine Dip
Preheat oven to 175°C/350°f/Gas Mark 4 Wash spinach thoroughly and steam or microwave it until it wilts (goes floppy)  Leave to cool and then squeeze out all of the...
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)

Diwali Spiced Orange Drink
1. Pour the orange juice into a jug 2. Grate the ginger and crush it in a garlic press to squeeze the juice out into the jug (throw away the ginger pulp) 3. Add the saffron to the jug
Healthiness: (23 votes) Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (23 votes)

Double Cheese Salad Special Sandwich
Take 2 slices of brown bread and thinly spread with margarine Cover one slice of bread with grated cheese Layer with slices of tomato, mozzarella, cucumber, peppers and...
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)

History Cookbook
Ember Day Tarts  (Normans / Medieval)
Please note you will need to make the pastry first, if you are using the recipe for medieval pastry on this site.Chop the onions  Parboil for about 5...
Healthiness: (18 votes) Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (18 votes)

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Flapjacks  (Interwar Years)
Pre-heat the oven to Gas 4, 180C Line the baking tin Put the sugar, butter and syrup in a pan and melt togetherAdd the oats (and fruit if using) and stir in...
Healthiness: (59 votes) Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (59 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (59 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (59 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (59 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (59 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: (8 votes) Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (8 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)

Fruit and Nut Fudge
Fill a glass with iced water and put in the fridge
Healthiness: (9 votes) Healthiness: 2.6 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 2.6 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 2.6 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 2.6 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 2.6 out of 5 (9 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)

Garlic and Herb Dip
Tip the creme fraiche into a bowlAdd the garlic and parsleyUse scissors to snip the chives into the mixtureSeason with salt and pepperMix well and transfer...
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)

Garlic Pitta Bread
Make a few slits on one side of each pitta bread without cutting all the way throughHeat a griddle pan Griddle to warm the pittas on each side or place them under a hot...
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)

Gazpacho Soup
Tear up the bread and soak it in some water for 30 minutes and then squeeze it dry.Throw away the water Skin the tomatoes by placing them in a bowl of boiling water for 1...
Healthiness: (14 votes) Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (14 votes)

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Ginger Cream  (World War 2)
Dissolve the jelly in sufficient water and add a little ginger syrup from the jar to make up to 425ml (¾ pint)Add the evaporated milk and the ginger chopped into small pieces...
Healthiness: (85 votes) Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (85 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (85 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (85 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (85 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (85 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: (46 votes) Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (46 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (46 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (46 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (46 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (46 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: (32 votes) Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (32 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (32 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (32 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (32 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (32 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: (6 votes) Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (6 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: (12 votes) Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (12 votes)
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Hare (Rabbit) Terrine
Ensure you have a good fire lit in the range, so the oven will be hotCut the best pieces of hare/rabbit meat into neat slices and mince the restMix the minced meat with the...
Healthiness: (40 votes) Healthiness: 2.6 out of 5 (40 votes)Healthiness: 2.6 out of 5 (40 votes)Healthiness: 2.6 out of 5 (40 votes)Healthiness: 2.6 out of 5 (40 votes)Healthiness: 2.6 out of 5 (40 votes)

Healthy Pitta Snack
Slice Pitta Bread with a sharp knifeSquirt salad cream over both surfaces of the inside of the pitta breadAdd the lettuce to one side of the breadCarefully chop or...
Healthiness: (10 votes) Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (10 votes)

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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: (34 votes) Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (34 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (34 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (34 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (34 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (34 votes)

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Honey, Oat and Spiced Cakes  (Saxons & Vikings)
Preheat oven to 180C In a large saucepan over a low heat, melt the butter and remove from the heatStir in the oats, dried fruit and honey until well mixed Spoon...
Healthiness: (297 votes) Healthiness: 1.4 out of 5 (297 votes)Healthiness: 1.4 out of 5 (297 votes)Healthiness: 1.4 out of 5 (297 votes)Healthiness: 1.4 out of 5 (297 votes)Healthiness: 1.4 out of 5 (297 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...
Healthiness: (2 votes) Healthiness: 1.5 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 1.5 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 1.5 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 1.5 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 1.5 out of 5 (2 votes)

Hubble Bubble Chowder
Heat the oil in a saucepan. Cook the onion over a medium heat for 5-6 minutes until softened
Healthiness: (12 votes) Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (12 votes)

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)

Iced Raspberry Mousse
Put the raspberries in a bowl and mash them with a fork until they are squashed Then, add the icing sugar to the bowl Stir the raspberries and icing sugar to mix them...
Healthiness: (15 votes) Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (15 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: (12 votes) Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (12 votes)

Jelly Oranges
1. Slice the oranges in half (ask your mum or dad to help) 2. Scrape the orange out of the skin (use a metal spoon to dig in deep) 3. Break the jelly pieces in the jug 4. Add hot...
Healthiness: (6 votes) Healthiness: 4.7 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 4.7 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 4.7 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 4.7 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 4.7 out of 5 (6 votes)

Juicy Jelly Mousse
Make the jelly according to the instructions on the packet - but only add enough liquid to make 300ml (½ pint) of jelly Allow the jelly to cool but not set, then pour in the...
Healthiness: (132 votes) Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (132 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (132 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (132 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (132 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (132 votes)

Kajjikayalu or Kajji Kaayalu
Add melted ghee to maida and mix well Add enough water to the mixture to make a smooth soft dough, knead it together and leave it covered for an hour Put all the filling...
Healthiness: (4 votes) Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (4 votes)

Leaning Tower of Sandwich
Butter each slice of bread on one side Place fillings on bread Build up slices and fillings as you wish
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)

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: (3 votes) Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (3 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (3 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (3 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (3 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (3 votes)

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Lemonade  (Edwardians and WW1)
Grate the lemon rindSqueeze the juice into a basinAdd the tartaric acidPlace the sugar in large basin, add the rind and lemonBoil the water and pour onto...
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)
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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: (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)

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: (16 votes) Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (16 votes)

Marinated Olives
Mix everything together Cover and set aside for 3-4 hours before serving.  This lets the flavours mix togetherServe
Healthiness: (4 votes) Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (4 votes)

Mediterranean Medley
1. Take 2 slices of walnut bread2. Spread one slice with mayonnaise and put sliced cucumber on the other 3. Sprinkle pepper onto the mayonnaise 4. Arrange sliced peppers and salad...
Healthiness: (1 vote) Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (1 vote)

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: (16 votes) Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (16 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: (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)

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: (17 votes) Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (17 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (17 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (17 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (17 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (17 votes)

Mr & Mrs Smith Pita
Crack and peel hard boiled eggSpread cream cheese on one pitta breadCut pepper in half to make the earsCut grape in half to make the eyesAdd cress as...

Mr Bread Head
Spread margarine into the slice of bread Cover with grated cheese Use slices of tomato to create a mouth and ears Use cucumber for eyes Finally use the...
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)

Mushrooms à la Grecque
Wipe or wash the mushrooms. Leave them whole if they are small, otherwise cut them into halves or quarters In a pan, heat the olive oil then gently fry the mushrooms. Add the garlic...
Healthiness: (20 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (20 votes)

New Year Quick Hoppin' John
In a large saucepan gently cook the chopped onion in bacon drippings until soft Stir in the black-eyed peas with the remaining water from the tins, ham, and cayenne pepper...
Healthiness: (4 votes) Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (4 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: (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)

Nutty Popcorn
Pour the oil into a large heavy based pan that has a well fitting lid Add the popping corn, cover with the lid and cook on a gentle heat, shaking the pan from time to...
Healthiness: (9 votes) Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (9 votes)

Nākd Caffé Mocha and Pistachio Truffles
Place the cream in a small saucepan and add the chopped Nākd Caffé Mocha barsStir over a gentle heat, until the Nākd Caffé Mocha bars start to meltRemove...
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)

Pancakes
1. Sift the flour into a large mixing bowl until all the flour has fallen through. Then add the salt 2. Make a hole in the middle of the flour, break the egg and let it fall into the hole. Make...
Healthiness: (13 votes) Healthiness: 4.2 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 4.2 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 4.2 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 4.2 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 4.2 out of 5 (13 votes)

Paneer Tikka Skewers
Cut the paneer into 4cm (2") cubes Cut the peppers into 4cm (2") squares In a big bowl mix together the yoghurt, chilli powder, salt, garam masala, cumin and...
Healthiness: (8 votes) Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (8 votes)

Pear and Date Salad Starter
Peel and cut the pears in half Sprinkle with a little lemon juice to stop them going too brown Use a sharp spoon to take out the core, then scoop out a little of the flesh...
Healthiness: (9 votes) Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (9 votes)

Pesto Potatoes
Preheat oven to 200°C/400°f/Gas Mark 6 Wash and dry the potatoes. Then cut in half Put the potatoes into a roasting tin, pour the oil over them, sprinkle with sea...
Healthiness: (13 votes) Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (13 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (13 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)

Pineapple & Cheese Hedgehog
1. Carefully cut the cheese into bite size cubes 2. Cut the pineapple into eighths3. Cut the orange in half and place, flat side down, onto a plate 4. Thread a piece of pineapple...
Healthiness: (105 votes) Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (105 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (105 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (105 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (105 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (105 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: (58 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (58 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (58 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (58 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (58 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (58 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 Sailing
1. Cut your bread base to a boat shape and arrange on a bed of leaves to look like the sea 2. Make a slit in the base, carefully with a knife and put in a pepper slice as a mast 3. Butter...
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)

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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Prawn Cocktail  (Postwar / Modern)
Shell the prawns (but not the additional 4)Wash, shake and shred the lettuce leaves finelyPut the lettuce equally into 4 largish glassesMix together the mayonnaise,...
Healthiness: (84 votes) Healthiness: 2.6 out of 5 (84 votes)Healthiness: 2.6 out of 5 (84 votes)Healthiness: 2.6 out of 5 (84 votes)Healthiness: 2.6 out of 5 (84 votes)Healthiness: 2.6 out of 5 (84 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: (11 votes) Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (11 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (11 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (11 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (11 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (11 votes)

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Raised Game Pie  (Victorians)
Day 1:Marinading the meat: Trim the game meat from the bones and cube, keeping bones and scaps for the stock.Pour over the port and brandy or red grape juice, with...
Healthiness: (95 votes) Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (95 votes)Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (95 votes)Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (95 votes)Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (95 votes)Healthiness: 2 out of 5 (95 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: (74 votes) Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (74 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (74 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (74 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (74 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (74 votes)

Refrigerator Cake
Grease the baking tin with margarineWeigh the ingredientsBlitz the biscuits in the food processorIn the saucepan, melt margarine, cocoa powder and golden syrup over...
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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Regency Trifle  (Georgians / Regency)
Slice the cake into thick slices and sandwich together with the jam Place into the bottom of a large glass bowl until you have a layer of jam sandwichesPut the remaining jam...
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)

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: (15 votes) Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (15 votes)
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Roast Goose with Apple and Herb Stuffing
Heat the oven in the range well with a good coal fire. The goose takes a long time to cook, so remember to keep adding coal as needed.To make the...
Healthiness: (66 votes) Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (66 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (66 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (66 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (66 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (66 votes)

Rocky Road Cake
Melt the chocolate in a microwaveMelt the butter or margarine in a sauce panMix these ingredients togetherBreak the biscuits in a separate bowlAdd all the...
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)

Rosemary and Parmesan Mini Muffins
Preheat the oven to 200°C / Gas Mark 6 / Fan 180°C
Healthiness: (36 votes) Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (36 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (36 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (36 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (36 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (36 votes)

Russian Easter Cake (Pashka)
Drain the cottage cheese in a colander with a plate pressing down on top for 2-3 hours.  If your colander has large holes, line it with a clean tea towel before you add the cottage...
Healthiness: (14 votes) Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (14 votes)
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Sandwiches (1970's party)
Spread margarine on one side of each slice of breadGrate the cheddar cheese and cover 2 slices of bread with it Put the top slice of bread on and cut corner to...
Healthiness: (51 votes) Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (51 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (51 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (51 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (51 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (51 votes)

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: (155 votes) Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (155 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (155 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (155 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (155 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (155 votes)

Sea Pittas
Prepare the ingredients and working areaSlice open both of pitta breads with a knife (ask an adult if you need help)Peel the carrotSlice the carrots into...
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)

Shavuot Cheese Blintzes
Combine eggs, water (or water and milk), salt and flour in that order Heat a small amount of oil in a small frying pan Pour in just enough batter to make a very thin pancake...
Healthiness: (10 votes) Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (10 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: (100 votes) Healthiness: 0.5 out of 5 (100 votes)Healthiness: 0.5 out of 5 (100 votes)Healthiness: 0.5 out of 5 (100 votes)Healthiness: 0.5 out of 5 (100 votes)Healthiness: 0.5 out of 5 (100 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: (4 votes) Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (4 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (4 votes)

Smiley Face Pizzas
Lightly toast the underside of the rolls under a hot grill On the un-toasted side, spoon on enough passata to cover each roll generously Next, add your cheeseThen,...
Healthiness: (42 votes) Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (42 votes)Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (42 votes)Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (42 votes)Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (42 votes)Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (42 votes)

Speedy Car Pitta
Peel and shell the boiled egg Place the egg in a bowl and mash it with a fork Add the light mayonnaise and mix with the mashed egg Add the cress and mix with the...
Healthiness: (1 vote) Healthiness: 1 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 1 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 1 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 1 out of 5 (1 vote)Healthiness: 1 out of 5 (1 vote)

Strawberry & Banana Ice Lollies
Slice up all the fruit Put all the ingredients into a blender and blend until smooth Pour into 4 lolly makers and freeze over night
Healthiness: (38 votes) Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (38 votes)Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (38 votes)Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (38 votes)Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (38 votes)Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (38 votes)

Strawberry and Rasberry Yoghurt Ice Cream
Chop the strawberries into chunksAdd the strawberries, raspberries, yoghurt, suar and the lemon juice into the blenderBlend it until it\'s creamy and thickPour it...
Healthiness: (8 votes) Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (8 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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Strawberry Jelly (1970's Party)
To make the jelly, follow the instructions printed on the back of the jelly packet: Dissolve the jelly cubes in a heat proof measuring jug using a little boiling water or in the...
Healthiness: (31 votes) Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (31 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (31 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (31 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (31 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (31 votes)

Strawberry Meringues
Carefully wash the strawberries and remove the green stalks Carefully cut the strawberries in half length ways and put to one side Put the mascarpone into a bowl, add the...
Healthiness: (28 votes) Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (28 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (28 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (28 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (28 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (28 votes)

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Strawberry Party Jelly  (Postwar / Modern)
To make the jelly, follow the instructions printed on the back of the jelly packet: Dissolve the jelly cubes in a heatproof measuring jug using a little boiling water or in the...
Healthiness: (106 votes) Healthiness: 2.7 out of 5 (106 votes)Healthiness: 2.7 out of 5 (106 votes)Healthiness: 2.7 out of 5 (106 votes)Healthiness: 2.7 out of 5 (106 votes)Healthiness: 2.7 out of 5 (106 votes)

Strawberry Raspberry Milky Lolly
Slice up the fruit Put all the ingredients into a blender and blend till smooth Divide into 4 ice lolly makers and freeze over night
Healthiness: (23 votes) Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 4.3 out of 5 (23 votes)

Summer Holiday Lemon Granita
Place the sugar, lemon rind and juice, lemongrass stalk in a pan with 150ml (¼ pint) water Heat gently, stirring until the sugar dissolves then simmer gently for five...
Healthiness: (20 votes) Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (20 votes)

Summer Raspberry Eton Mess
Whip the cream, honey and vanilla essence in a bowl, until thickened  Stir in the crushed biscuits and raspberries to create a marble effect  Serve...
Healthiness: (22 votes) Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (22 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (22 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (22 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (22 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (22 votes)

Sunny Sandwiches
Thinly spread margarine on breadLayer lettuce and hamArrange peppers in star shapePlace cucumber on topMake smiley faces with remaining peppers and...
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)

Swiss Cheese Fondue
Remove any rind from the cheeses and cut them into thin slices.Peel the garlic and rub inside of a saucepan with it. Pour the wine into the saucepan, bring to a boil...

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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: (733 votes) Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (733 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (733 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (733 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (733 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (733 votes)

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Tiger Nut Sweets  (Romano-British)
Chop the dates and put into a bowl (remove the seeds from the dates if you do not have seedless ones)Add the water and stir well with a forkStir in the chopped walnuts and...
Healthiness: (202 votes) Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (202 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (202 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (202 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (202 votes)Healthiness: 5 out of 5 (202 votes)

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Toad in the Hole  (World War 2)
Put the oven on to 200 C or Gas 6Put the fat in an oven-proof dish and put it in the oven to heatSkin the sausages and reform each one into twoSift the flour, salt...
Healthiness: (307 votes) Healthiness: 1 out of 5 (307 votes)Healthiness: 1 out of 5 (307 votes)Healthiness: 1 out of 5 (307 votes)Healthiness: 1 out of 5 (307 votes)Healthiness: 1 out of 5 (307 votes)

Toffee Apples
Wash and dry the apples, they need to be completely dryPush a wooden stick firmly into the core of eachPut the rest of the ingredients into the pan, put in the sugar...
Healthiness: (66 votes) Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (66 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (66 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (66 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (66 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (66 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: (56 votes) Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (56 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (56 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (56 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (56 votes)Healthiness: 3.2 out of 5 (56 votes)

Traffic Light Sandwich
Collect all the ingredients Put the ham on the bread and then arrange all the other things on top of the ham Put the second slice of bread on top and decorate with the...
Healthiness: (2 votes) Healthiness: 4.5 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 4.5 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 4.5 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 4.5 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 4.5 out of 5 (2 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: (51 votes) Healthiness: 2.7 out of 5 (51 votes)Healthiness: 2.7 out of 5 (51 votes)Healthiness: 2.7 out of 5 (51 votes)Healthiness: 2.7 out of 5 (51 votes)Healthiness: 2.7 out of 5 (51 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...

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Tudor boiled and baked ham  (Tudors)
Soaking the ham:The ham needs to be put into a container large enough to be well covered by water or you will need to keep turning it to make sure the salt is evenly soaked...
Healthiness: (46 votes) Healthiness: 0.8 out of 5 (46 votes)Healthiness: 0.8 out of 5 (46 votes)Healthiness: 0.8 out of 5 (46 votes)Healthiness: 0.8 out of 5 (46 votes)Healthiness: 0.8 out of 5 (46 votes)

Turkey Rollers
1. Slice the bread roll in half2. Spread margarine onto the cut side of each half roll 3. Make three columns of olive, cheese and rolled up turkey slice on each half roll 4. Lay...
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)

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...

Tzatziki
Grate the cucumber, place in a colander and squeeze the excess liquid out Put the grated cucumber in a bowl.  Stir in the garlic, yoghurt, cucumber, mint and seasoning...
Healthiness: (22 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (22 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (22 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (22 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (22 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (22 votes)

Ugli Ice Cream
Whisk the egg yolks together with half the sugar and the ugli and lime zests, until thick and creamy. It will be thick enough that when you drop a trail of the mix from your beater, it will...
Healthiness: (18 votes) Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (18 votes)Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (18 votes)

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: (12 votes) Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (12 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (12 votes)

Vegan Bonfire Biscuits
Preheat the oven to gas mark 3, 170°C/325°f/Gas Mark 3Melt the margarine and syrup in a saucepanMix in the dry ingredientsStir in the bicarbonate of soda...
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)

Vegan Butter Bean Paté
Place the butter beans and lemon juice in a food processor and blend until smooth Add the rest of the ingredients, and blend again, adjusting the amount of water to give a smooth...
Healthiness: (19 votes) Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 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: (10 votes) Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 2.8 out of 5 (10 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: (247 votes) Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (247 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (247 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (247 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (247 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (247 votes)

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Whipt Syllabub  (Georgians / Regency)
Grate half the peel, pare off the rest in fine strips Place sherry, grated peel, lemon juice and sugar in bowl and soak for 2 hours Whip the cream until semi-stiff, add...
Healthiness: (10 votes) Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (10 votes)
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Whipt Syllabub
Grate half the peel, pare off the rest in fine strips Place sherry, grated peel, lemon juice and sugar in bowl and soak for 2 hours Whip the cream until semi-stiff...
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)

White Festive Fudge
Line the tin with greaseproof paper . You put the chocolate, vanilla essence condensed milk into a saucepan over a medium heat . Stir them together until the chocolate has melted...
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)

Whole Wheat Vegetable Pizza
Preheat oven to 220°C/425°f/Gas Mark 7 Make a dough with the flour, yeast, warm water, salt and 15ml (tablespoon) of oil Cover and leave to rise in a warm place...
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)

Wrap and Eat
Slice chicken and slice pepper Fry in the oil until chicken is cooked through Arrange all ingredients onto the tortillaWrap and eat
Healthiness: (23 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (23 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (23 votes)

Wrong Trouser Biscuits
Pre-heat oven to 150°C/300°f/Gas Mark 2Cream the butter or margarine and sugar together until they are light and fluffyStir in the flour and once mixed knead the...
Healthiness: (9 votes) Healthiness: 2.4 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 2.4 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 2.4 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 2.4 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 2.4 out of 5 (9 votes)

Yoginanas
Place cornflake crumbs on a small plate Place yoghurt on a separate plate Take one banana half and insert a lolly stick in it lengthwise Roll the banana in the...
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)

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: (25 votes) Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (25 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (25 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (25 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (25 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (25 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)

Zingy Orange Crush
Fill a blender with ice cubes Pour the orange juice over the ice cubes until they are just covered Blend until smooth (don't forget to put the lid on!)Pour into...
Healthiness: (28 votes) Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (28 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (28 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (28 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (28 votes)Healthiness: 3.8 out of 5 (28 votes)


Memy tried Steamed Chocolate Pudding