Parmesan and Sage Palmiers

My husband’s office at work have  recently started having a monthly bake-off… although, I gather that there are not really any winners or losers, they do pick a theme. Fed up of just eating the entries, he decided to contribute, so when told me the theme was cheese, he asked for a suggestion. While he…

Mummy sausages

Mummy Sausages

A little twist on the party favourite ‘pig in a blanket’ for your Halloween buffet. Take one packet of pork chipolata sausages Roll out a sheet of puff pastry, and using a pastry wheel cut into thin strips about 1cm wide. Lightly wet one side of the pastry to help it stick. Wrap each sausage…

Mini mummy pizzas

Mini Mummy Pizzas

Mini mummy pizzas are really simple to make, and great item to add to your Halloween buffet. Take one packet of English Muffins and cut each muffin in half. These will form the base of your mini pizzas Smooth a layer of tomato purée over the top of each muffin. Take some slices of mature…

Slimy worms in a bun

Slimy Worms in a Bun

An excellent addition to your Halloween buffet – but be warned – some cause nausea! In fact, my husband took one look at these and said he couldn’t face eating one, even though he loves hotdogs! Take a packet of cold hot dogs. With a sharp knife, cut length ways, then cut each length again…

Cornbread Muffins

I have had a bag of cornmeal in the cupboard for a bit, as I had intended to make some Johnny Cakes. Still intend on doing, but not got around to it yet. This afternoon, I was making a Chicken Stew, and wanted to make something to accompany it, and I have always wanted to…