Category: baking

Milopitakia – Apple Stuffed Biscuits

So fall is coming upon us, and what better way to spend the darker evenings doing a little bit of baking. Now I am never ready to give up summer (I could permanently live in summer, as long as it isn’t a typical British summer!) and as I love Greece so much I thought I would try out one of the many recipes in my Greek Bible of cooking: Vefa’s Kitchen.

The recipe of choice being: Milopitakia or Apple stuffed Biscuits.

Continue reading “Milopitakia – Apple Stuffed Biscuits”

If in doubt, bake a cake – Dandelion and Burdock Cake!

So it was a bit of a busy end of the week last week. There was a birthday (mine), an anniversary (my parents) and of course father’s day. I will be writing a separate post about my antics of the weekend, which I will post a link to here.
Prior to this I decided to re-test my baking skills, by baking a cake (and buns) to take into work to celebrate my birthday (I am sure I have got this the wrong way round – shouldn’t others be baking for me?) Anyway what can I say, I guess I am a bit of a feeder!
I quite like the different and quirky food you can get, and therefore decided to bake Dandelion and Burdock cake!


Continue reading “If in doubt, bake a cake – Dandelion and Burdock Cake!”