First afternoon tea delayed

My first afternoon tea was planned for this Saturday (25 August) but unfortunately the group who had booked can’t now all make it. Good news though, they have booked for Saturday 22 September. Gives me more time to perfect all my recipes, watch out friends and family, more sampling coming your way:) Enjoy the bank holiday…

New dates for 2013

Hope everyone is enjoying a nice lazy Sunday afternoon:) Here are the dates I am open in 2013 up to May – don’t forget to contact me if you would like another date as I will try to accommodate wherever I can: Saturday 19 January 2013 – 3:00 – 5:30pm Saturday 16 February 2013 – 3:00…

Cupcake decorating

This afternoon I spent a very pleasant couple of hours at Cafe Central in Matlock (www.cafecentralmatlock.com) creating lovely decorated cupcakes led by the lovely Julie. Time flew by as we sat around our tables creating our individual masterpieces. I have to say I was a little nervous at first especially as you take a sneaky look…

Savoury financiers

Made some savoury financiers this morning using cubed cheese, cherry tomatoes and black olives – not made them before and they turned out very well. I did not have the correct financier pans so used a bun tin. They are so light and fluffy and will be a perfect addition to my Afternoon Tea menu. Taking them…