Mains, Seasonal, Yummy Recipes

Getting My Brit On : Coronation Chicken

No I'm not planning on getting down and skanky, shaving my head and toppling over in the street with a baby in tow.  As exciting as that trio of train-wreckage sounds (maybe a bald head would distract from the tormenting image of me wearing anything remotely skanky.  Who wouldn't want to see a borderline plus… Continue reading Getting My Brit On : Coronation Chicken

Seasonal, Yummy Recipes

Punch That Dough! : Hot Cross Buns

Here's the traditional Hot Cross Bun Recipe I made yesterday.  I'm going to be a lazy bum and just link you to the recipe.  It's a Taste.com.au recipe and you can find it here. The only changes I made was to omit the floury crosses added before baking (I find them tough and tasteless) and… Continue reading Punch That Dough! : Hot Cross Buns

Seasonal, Sweet Treats, Yummy Recipes

Because Kneading Dough is a Pain in the Behind : Easter Bun Cupcakes

I spent a large portion of today kneading dough for Hot Cross Buns.  It occurred to me half way through the second painful "waiting for the dough to rise"  period that very few people have this much time on their hands.  I'm very lucky to not need to work outside the home and if baking… Continue reading Because Kneading Dough is a Pain in the Behind : Easter Bun Cupcakes