Bread & Baked Goods

Mohnzopf Braid

Mohnzopf Braid

A mohnzopf braid is a treat that has long been cooked by oma’s all over Northern Europe (that is Grandma to you and me!). The dough is a mixture of shortcrust and yeasted dough which is then smothered in a sweet ground poppy seed concoction. […]

Pumpkin Spelt Bread with Cultured Tarragon Butter

Pumpkin Spelt Bread with Cultured Tarragon Butter

Pumpkin spelt bread with cultured tarragon butter is tasty and fortunately very forgiving. Twice now I have missed a step and added it the day after without serious effects. That and it does not require any kneading. Would you believe it was exactly the same mistake twice […]

Irish Soda Bread

Irish Soda Bread

Irish soda bread is a cheeky little dish. Eggs? No. Butter?  No. Irish soda bread is whipped up in 20 minutes using the most basic of fridge and pantry staples. How did I not know about this sooner?  Irish soda breads technique of using baking soda and cream […]

Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Chocolate chip banana bread should have gooey chocolate, moist banana chunks and can be served hot or cold. This chocolate chip banana bread has it all and as such, this recipe has been a weekend go to for a long time in our household. I often get bananas […]