Cakes & Cookies

Gingerbread Men Biscuits Recipe

INGREDIENTS 2½ cups flour. 1 cup light soft brown sugar. 100g unsalted butter. one egg, beaten. 1 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda. 1 teaspoon ground ginger. ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon. ½ teaspoon mixed spice. 4 tablespoons golden syrup. Gingerbread man shaped cookie cutter. writing icing. small sweets or chocolate chips, to decorate. INSTRUCTIONS Preheat oven to […]

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Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

INGREDIENTS 85g margarine, soft. 100ml castor sugar. 117,5ml soft brown sugar. 1 meduim egg. 5ml vanilla essence. 80ml chopped walnuts. 360ml self-raising flour. 2,5ml bicarbonate of soda. 125ml plain chocolate, chopped. METHOD Preheat oven to 190°C. In a bowl sift together the flour and bicarbonate of soda.

Cakes & Cookies

Simple Cookies Recipe

INGREDIENTS 200g margarine. 515ml plain flour + extra for dusting. 5ml baking powder. 120ml castor sugar. 2 large egg yolks. Icing sugar. METHOD Preheat the oven to 190°C. Cut the margarine into small pieces. In a large bowl sieve the flour and baking powder together. Add the castor sugar, egg yolks and margarine. Mix with […]

Cakes & Cookies

Peanut Butter and Jelly Cookies Recipe

INGREDIENTS 200g plain flour. 125g castor sugar. half a teaspoon ground cinnamon. 125g cold butter cut into cubes. 50g peanut butter. 1 egg. small tin raspberry jam. handful of peanuts or cashews, chopped. METHOD Preheat oven to 150°C. Lightly grease 2 baking trays. Sift the flour into a large bowl.