Category Archives: Recipes

Lavender Lemonade

Last week I read on a social media networking page about a Prosecco Lavender Cocktail that sounded delicious and would be ideal to serve during our hot summer months here in Tenerife. There was only one problem, I don´t drink. … Continue reading

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Florentines

I started making these chewy biscuits at home when my daughter was little I sometimes use dried fruit, sometimes add cereal like crushed cornflakes but they are always delicious. Ingredients 50g butter 50g sugar 50g golden syrup 50g flour 25g … Continue reading

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Role reversal – daughter gives mum a new recipe.

When talking to my daughter on our usual Sunday morning chats, I happened to mention for dinner that evening we were having gammon, something we don’t have very often. She said she cooked it regularly in Coke, which I did … Continue reading

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Apricot and Almond Flan

This is an easy pudding made with tinned fruit.  I used apricots because they are a favourite but peaches or pears work just as well. 1 flan case made from ready-made short-crust pastry. For the filling: ½ pint milk 1oz … Continue reading

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Chicken Croquettes

I cook lots of chicken mainly for my dogs, sometimes the smell just gets to me, and I think I’ll have one of those joints, or sometimes there are pickings left from a roast dinner. In the past, I have … Continue reading

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