The Baking Bible’s Flaky Cream Cheese Scones for the Alpha Bakers

Hope this finds you all well! I’m back again after a few weeks in which nothing much transpired aside from having a bed-ridden husband, making macarons for 250 people, having to find another (loving) home for my rooster, building a new enclosure for my pullets, and having two of my dogs desexed. Just another way of saying … Continue reading The Baking Bible’s Flaky Cream Cheese Scones for the Alpha Bakers

The Baking Bible’s Whole Wheat Walnut Loaf for the Alpha Bakers 

Hope this finds you well!  Back with Rose’s delicious whole wheat bread.   I consider myself an experienced bread baker, yet, I almost failed this recipe.  I read and re-read the instructions but somehow my bread turned out really quite ugly. Slumpy and slouchy (a country song comes to mind!) that’s not the way I … Continue reading The Baking Bible’s Whole Wheat Walnut Loaf for the Alpha Bakers 

The Baking Bible’s Kourambiethes for the Alpha Bakers

It’s lovely in here and I hope you are having a great time wherever you are. We’ve got kourambiethes this week. My favourite cookies since I first arrived in Australia and one of the earliest things I learned to bake all those years ago. When mum and I first arrived in Australia, we first settled in Melbourne which happens … Continue reading The Baking Bible’s Kourambiethes for the Alpha Bakers

The Baking Bible’s Molasses Crumb Cakelets For the Alpha Bakers

Good morning lovely people! Sorry to be tardy with this one. I made this recipe twice. The first time I followed the ingredients/instructions carefully but my main taster (a.k.a husband) found the molasses overpowering. Everything else he loved but the molasses. Well, I replied, it IS a molasses cake after all! There was potential so … Continue reading The Baking Bible’s Molasses Crumb Cakelets For the Alpha Bakers