Guaranteed to rise Yorkshire Puddings

Ever dreamed of big Yorkshire puddings but yours always look deflated well try this recipe. This has not failed me yet! (you can change the quantity by reducing by half or quarter)

  • Serves: 16 puddings
  • prepTime: 10 minutes
  • Cook time: 30 minutes
  • Total time: 40 minutes
Ingredients
  • 1 Pint of milk
  • 250g flour
  • 8 eggs
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • Oil such as rapeseed oil
Preparation method
Step 1 Blend flour and eggs in to a paste.
Step 2 Add milk place in the fridge and leave as long as possible, preferably over night.
Step 3 When ready to cook place oil in bottom of each case filling the bottom completely. Place in a pre-heated oven (200C).
Step 4 When oil is hot, remove tray and fill each case to the top with the batter mix. You need to do this as quick as possible and get the tray back in to the oven.
Step 5 Here’s the trick DON’T OPEN THE OVEN ONCE COOKING! leave in the oven for 30 minutes and remove from oven and serve.

Simple Chocolate Muffins – that you can make with the Kids

Nice and easy muffins that you can make with the kids on a wet day!

chocolate muffin
  • Serves: 12
  • prepTime: 10 minutes
  • Cook time: 20 minutes
  • Total time: 30 minutes
Ingredients
  • 125g Plain flour (For mixing bowl)
  • 25g Coco powder (For mixing bowl)
  • 1 teaspoon Baking Powder (For mixing bowl)
  • 1 Egg (For jug)
  • 60g Sugar (For jug)
  • 2 tablespoons Oil (For jug)
  • 100ml Milk (For jug)
  • 500g Icing sugar (For Icing)
  • 0.5 – 1 tablespoon warm water (For Icing)
Preparation method
Step 1 Pre heat oven to 160
Step 2 Mix all the ingredients in to a bowl that are described as “For mixing bowl” and mix together.
Step 3 Mix all the ingredients in to a jug that are described as “For Jug” and mix together.
Step 4 Now pour the jug ingredients in to the bowl of ingredients and mix. (add chocolate chips if you wish.)
Step 5 Spoon mixture in to bun cases and place in the oven for 20 minutes at 160 degrees. When the cracks appear on the top and you can put a cocktail stick in to the muffin and the stick is clear the muffins are done. Ta-dah!