Easter Treats!

 Updated on March 1st 2017 at 09:43 AM by James Maddock in    Recipes

Easter recipes

Easter is approaching, so check out our Easter recipes section for some culinary inspiration.

Popular recipes include one for Simnel Cake and the regional variation Bury Simnel Cake. Of course, Easter isn't Easter without delicious Hot Cross Buns.


Selected recipes:

Desserts

Cherry Clafoutis

Cherry Clafoutis
A rich batter pudding filled with cherries. Cherry clafoutis makes a surprisingly light and delicate dessert. Delicious hot or cold served with cream.


Starters

Baked Mushrooms and Avocado

Baked Mushrooms
Autumn mushrooms baked with a hint of garlic, a generous helping of avocado and a gratin topping. Delicious as a snack or as a starter.


British

Lord Mayor's cakes

Lord Mayor's Cakes
NEW - A Victorian recipe for dainty, fatless cakes that are sandwiched together and flavoured with caraway seeds.


British

Bars of Parson's cake

Parson's Cake
NEW - A recipe for a gingerbread-like cake which comes from a Victorian cookbook. It's simple and makes a great teatime snack!



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