Traditional English Madeleine Recipe
Once a regular feature of the British tea time, English Madeleines have gone out of favour in recent decades. They are however absolutely delicious and the make the perfect nostalgic treat, as part of a vintage afternoon… View Full Post View Post

Baking – Chocolate Squares From a 1950s Recipe
It feels like ages since I shared a recipe on the blog. I’ve still been doing a lot of baking, but mostly for other projects and articles. I thought it was high time I shared… View Full Post View Post

Chocolate Biscuits with a Butter Cream Filling from a 1950s Recipe
Last year one of the things I enjoyed spending my time doing the most, was baking. Having collected loads of vintage recipe books, I re-created so many fantastic vintage recipes. This year I’ve hardly baked… View Full Post View Post

My Favourite Vintage Recipes
Over the last year I’ve shared lots of recipes from my collection of vintage magazines and recipe books. Each one I’ve tried quite a few times to make sure they work with modern ingredients and… View Full Post View Post

Cherry Cake From A 1930’s Recipe
I have another fabulous vintage recipe to share with you today. I don’t often make large cakes as I find them a little tricky. However since seeing a cherry cake being made on Bake Off… View Full Post View Post

Shredded Wheat and Raisin Custard from a 1930s Recipe
This week I’ve continued trying lots of different vintage recipes. Today I’m sharing one based on a recipe from 1937. I’ve never baked anything using shredded wheat before, however I’ve found quite a few from… View Full Post View Post