Bakewell

#Food #Baking #Cake #Dessert Photo by Liana Horodetska on Pexels.com Belonging to an area of Derbyshire a confection that’s hard to resist keeping the bakers of the village engaged as they create the sensation that’s named after the town when you get past the fondant on the top each mouthful of light almond sponge comes …

Throwback Thursday #46 – Secrets, Hiding Places and Niches

#Throwbackthursday Secret Spots in the House? there were always one or two spots out of the eyeshot of mum’s dad’s sisters and cousins places where you could shuffle away hidden treasures in the form of fudge or chocolate treats determined young cousins would always end up in some sort of treasure hunt navigating through the …

All Spent up

#fowc #Napowrimo Photo by Ylanite Koppens on Pexels.com I don’t know what you’d call it Inflation , perhaps ? If you took your single gold coin Inside the confectioner’s It would give you half the bag of boiled sweets Instead of what you got last year In fact you wouldn’t get any change It would …

Combination

#Fowc #combination some call it a recipe others a mixture several ingredients coming together in a bowl to form the perfect pudding and it isn’t the flour , butter or eggs that are the star of the show or even the fruit thats gone in or over it no – this is a team effort …

Double

#FOWC #Double a sweet tasting response from inky to fandango’s latest one word challenge Not your normal after dinner treat it’s got two of everything, vanilla scoops, chocolate scoops, brownies, the lot covered in drizzles of sweet chocolate syrup even the wafer’s got a dash of cocoa running through it pudding – a nice light …

Millionare’s Shortbread

4th May 2019 funny what I can come up with, when I’m peckish Sandwiched together hot off the confectioners table oblong biscuits of loveliness rippled with caramel and chocolate taken usually with a nice cup of tea crafted by an artisan and served up as part of an afternoon lunch keeping watch, children with a …

Post Christmas Pressies

#Christmas #Hidden #Sweets 7th January 2019 I received an extra present yesterday. I’d been wandering what dad was going on about when he mentioned an extra present at the end of Christmas time I’d enjoyed seeing the brightly coloured baubles on the Christmas tree, especially the new larger ones. They were twinkly inside. I just …

Bag O’Sweets

#food #sweets #confectionary Photo by Ylanite Koppens on Pexels.com Open up your bag and round a quarter of sweets for half a pound a drumstick lolly that’s hard to beat lemon drops for a special treat chocolate footballs and fizzy drops the magic candy that fizzes and pops cola bottles and sherbet tubes candied shrimps …