Easter Hot Cross Buns

Easter is not complete without the smell of moreish hot cross buns infused with mixed spice and laced with dried fruit.   Hot Cross Buns originated in the United Kingdom and are also eaten in Ireland, Australia and Canada.   In Australia, they make an appearance in supermarket bakeries weeks before Easter Good Friday.  Although they…

Banana, Orange and Seed Bread

Treat yourself to this moist and decadent banana bread.  There are so many varied textures and flavours each bite demands your attention. Subtle notes of orange, walnuts, soft dates and seeds work beautifully together.   A typical banana cake recipe could have been provided, but we would be wasting time. There are plenty of perfectly…