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Another Provolone Piccante SD! Provolone Piccante… again? Yup, last week's bread tasted so good that I want Provolone in my bread for another week. Although I've kept the cheese, the rest of the formula is completely different. However, that's still saying a lot considering how afraid of boredom I am.

Le plaisir jaune ! Father's Day Cookies for Dad I was so busy the past week that I wanted to make something quick to celebrate Father's Day. Instead of making bread, I decided to make cookies. This is just my second time to bake cookies; I am slowly exploring quick breads in my oven.

Easy cookies and cream fudge recipe Tag me on social media using the hashtag #Blogofvegan #thelittleblogofvegan All of my social media links are in the side bar…come and say Hi :) Tasted and written for you by The Little Blog of Vegan on June 16, 2019 Hi, my name is Holly Jade and welcome to 'The Little Blog of Vegan'.

Trader Joe's Lemon Meringue Tarte, reviewed Trader Joe's Lemon Meringue Tarte is a new addition to the freezer section at the grocery chain and, as much as I enjoy making my own from scratch, I couldn't resist giving this easy-to-serve option a try.

It's been a pretty good day in the kitchen The lead photo is Auvergne Dark Rye from Leader's Local Breads. While I won't know until tomorrow how it looks inside, I really like the way the crust turned out. I expect it will be worlds better than my disastrous first attempt with this bread a few years ago.

Peach Melba Auguste Escoffier classic desserts custards mousses and cold desserts Nellie Melba no-bake no-cook Peach Melba summer desserts This classic Victorian-era dessert of fresh peaches, vanilla ice cream, and raspberry sauce is easy to prepare and makes an elegant last course.

Government seeks views on mandatory fortification of flour with folic acid The UK government has launched a consultation on its proposal to make the fortification of flour with folic acid mandatory. The 12-week consultation - which was launched today by public health minister Seema Kennedy - will explore what kinds of products should be included.

Hoecakes with Maple Butter On their own, the cakes are quite savory taste a bit like cornbread, but with deliciously caramelized edges that give them a greater depth of flavor. I serve mine with a very, very generous helping of maple butter, which adds a wonderful sweetness to them and provides a great contrast for those caramelized edges.

Daniel Lepard's Barm bread Yesterday I baked Barm bread form Daniel Lepard's book. I did one single bread instead of two and I used T80 type of flour. The result is a tasty bread, full of flavor and I can say that it's on the list of "to do again".Below is the result. Thank you!

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Tiramisu - Sally's Baking Addiction Tiramisu is a timeless no-bake Italian dessert combining espresso-dipped ladyfingers and a creamy lightly sweetened mascarpone cream. This recipe is from the late Maida Heatter and is easily the best homemade tiramisu recipe that I've ever tried. A couple months ago, I was sent a new cookbook called Happiness is Baking.

Mars extends bakery range with secret centre biscuits Mars Chocolate Drinks and Treats has expanded its biscuit range with four new launches, including a duo of secret centre biscuits.

Mr Kipling eyes growth with first-ever cake mixes Mr Kipling has ventured into the home baking market for the first time, with a collection of cake mixes and icing themed on the brand's iconic lines. The five-strong range comprises Cherry Bakewell, Apple Pie and Country Sponge cake mixes and two 400g tubs of icing in vanilla buttercream and almond flavours.

Morrisons and Amazon to expand delivery service Morrisons and Amazon are extending their same-day delivery service to more cities across the UK, including Glasgow, Newcastle and Portsmouth. The Morrisons at Amazon service is currently available to Amazon Prime Now customers in four cities - Leeds, Manchester, Birmingham, and parts of London and the home counties.

Samworth Brothers buys minority stake in Higgidy Ginsters' owner Samworth Brothers has acquired a minority stake in pie company Higgidy - a move that Higgidy said would accelerate its growth. While the details of the deal have not been disclosed, Higgidy said the businesses would continue to operate separately.

Bakery bolsters Tesco sales as overall growth slows A strong performance in bakery has bolstered slowing sales growth at Tesco, according to its latest trading update. The company today reported that the category, along with dairy and fresh prepared foods, had delivered strong volume growth, with sales up 1.6%, 1.6% and 2.4%, respectively, in the 13 weeks ended 25 May 2019.

Bake Off: The Professionals 2019 - Episode eight Another day, another episode of Bake Off: The Professionals, and last night the chefs took on The Greatest Show theme. In case you missed the memo, Bake Off is on every night this week until the grand final on Friday - how exciting!

Sourdough with 30% Khorasan, 20% Einkorn, 82% After baking a lot with 50% Einkorn, I felt like I needed to get back to some dough that could hold a little more structure. Einkorn is VERY sticky and hard to work with, so this was sort of a break from that phase. I'm using AP, but contemplating switching to bread flour in the future for the white flour portion of my doughs.

Kamut Barley Porridge Bread I had not made a porridge bread in a little while, and I've been loving adding freshly ground barley to my bakes, so here we are. I thought freshly ground Kamut would make a nice combination with the barley and I was not mistaken.

Toasted Hazelnut S’mores Toasted Hazelnut S’mores are a fun summer treat made with waffle cookies, chocolate hazelnut spread, and gooey marshmallows. Don’t forget to add a few extra toasted hazelnuts! This post is sponsored by Campfire Marshmallows. It feels so good to be in June!

Love it or hate it… Warrens to debut Marmite pasty Warrens Bakery is to shake up its pasty offer with a with a new Marmite flavour this summer. The cheese and Marmite savoury will go on sale on 19 June across all stores.

Bake Off: The Professionals 2019 - Episode seven The final six teams gathered in the kitchen to compete for a place in the quarter finals. They were tasked with creating brioches Polonaises and savoury Danish pastries, as well as a sugar showpiece with fruit pastilles, fudge and marshmallows.

London hotel unveils Asian-inspired afternoon tea London hotel The Academy has created what it has describes as a "quintessentially English" afternoon tea with an Asian twist.

Peanut Butter Chocolate Stuffed Cookies These cookies are kissed with three kinds of chocolate and yes, they totally taste as good as they look. They're made with a half cup of Reese's Peanut Butter Chocolate Spread in place of a 1/2 cup of butter, plus more of the spread stuffed inside. The rest of the ingredients are all your favorite basics.

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