summer pudding; I know what you did last summer in the kitchen

summer pudding

Summer pudding really is the quintessential British dessert. It uses the summer fruits that can be found in every hedgerow, farmer’s field and family garden. Blackberries, raspberries, redcurrants, blackcurrants – all bursting with juice; some gloriously sweet, some mouth-puckeringly tart. Although the British summer is notoriously unpredictable, this pudding instantly brings to mind long golden

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orange trifle – sweet, winter chill

orange trifle

Trifles are the alternative to traditional Christmas pudding on the Christmas table in Britain, but are also made all year round. It’s very easy to make, can be prepared in advance and can be adapted according to taste and which ingredients you happen to have in the store cupboard! Most fruits can be used and

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