Apple Crumble

My sister Martine makes the best apple crumble in the family and today she is going to pass on her well kept recipe. (August 2017).


  • 3 large bramley cooking apples
  • One and a half tablespoons of water in your cooking pan
  • 2oz of caster sugar
  • 3oz of butter (melt in the pan)
  • 4oz of self raising flour
  • 2oz of dried semolina
  • 2oz of caster sugar
  • 1 teaspoon of cinnamon

Arran Mist

The only way to get a dream recipe like Aran Mist is to get a ferry across to Arran during 2016. (October 2016).

Scottish Tiramisu

When I discovered Lewis was a big fan of Tiramisu he had to come along to see it being made.(2017). I am a big Tiramisu hound its one of my all time favourite deserts. (October 2017).

Accrington Trifle for a family gathering

This is a desert made by my aunt Shirley from Accrington. We had such a laugh making this and its a great keepsake. (May 2018). Win and Shirley now live in Australia.

Ingredients (24cm bowl)

  • 2 pints of whole milk for a 24cm bowl
  • 4 tablespoons of sugar
  • 4 tablespoons of custard powder
  • 2 raspberry swiss rolls
  • 2x 415g tins of fruit cocktail
  • 900ml double cream
  • Finnish off with small bits of Cadburys flake

Austrian Chocolate Nut Cake


My Godmother aunt Isabel decided to show me how she makes her world famous Austrian Chocolate nut cake. Aunt Isabel spent most of her married life in Switzerland with her husband Uncle Dick. (September 2017).

Eton Mess

This is my one wine glass version of Eton Mess. A very popular desert in Glasgow in my case using the world renowned Crolla’s dairy ice cream. (October 2016).