Blueberry Cheesecake


Blueberry Cheesecake

“A rich, creamy cheesecake cut by a sharper fruit topping. Luxurious.” And it’s a really Royal desert. We spotted this recipe in Hello Magazine which featured a new recipe book created by the mastermind behind the Duke and […]

August 21st, 2019|Recipes|Comments Off on Blueberry Cheesecake|

Eggs – made smarter

The Lakes Free Range Egg Company – a Cumbrian egg producer and packer, is one of the manufacturing firms in Cumbria that has signed up to ‘Made Smarter’ – a business-led programme which aims to use digital technology to […]

August 21st, 2019|News|Comments Off on Eggs – made smarter|

Eggs blast off for science day

A record number of egg astronauts blasted off from Ullswater Community College (UCC) in Penrith this month – thanks to the careful preparation of parachutes and space capsules by primary school pupils from across Eden. The activity was part of […]

July 9th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Eggs blast off for science day|

Mmm Meringues



Meringues are the base of many desserts including Eton Mess. But you can’t beat a simple meringue with some whipped cream and a strawberry (or any soft fruit in season). Enjoy

4 free-range egg whitespinch salt225 g/8oz caster sugar4 tsp […]

June 26th, 2019|Recipes|Comments Off on Mmm Meringues|

Asparagus & Eggs


Asparagus & Eggs

The simplest of seasonal dishes – easy to prepare and very and tasty. Asparagus and eggs go well with spinach, prosciutto ham and cheeses like parmesan and goats cheese

Ingredients2 large slices of good sourdough breadextra virgin olive […]

May 1st, 2019|Recipes|Comments Off on Asparagus & Eggs|

Easter Traditions – the Simnel Cake, baked with love

What is so traditional about Simnel Cake

In the run-up to Easter, avid bakers will be preparing a traditional Easter Simnel Cake. But why is it a traditionally seasonal bake and why are there 11 marzipan balls on the top?

A Simnel […]

April 17th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Easter Traditions – the Simnel Cake, baked with love|

Protein Pancakes


Banana Protein Pancakes

This is an American recipe which has plenty of protein and NO GRAINS – yes, no flour at all. Try making them with bananas or even oatmeal… – two options for the price of one!

Ingredients:1 cup rolled […]

February 27th, 2019|Recipes|Comments Off on Protein Pancakes|

Lakeland Plum Bread & Butter Pudding


Lakeland Bread & Butter Pud

We have adapted a traditional Bread & Butter Pudding recipe to use Lakeland Plumb Bread – something visitors to the Lake District will be familiar with. One of the best is made by Bryson’s of […]

February 25th, 2019|Recipes|Comments Off on Lakeland Plum Bread & Butter Pudding|

National Yorkshire Pudding Day

National Yorkshire pudding day – When a Yorkshire Pud rises to the occasion

What could be more traditional on a Sunday than roast beef and  Yorkshire Puddings? and yes, we think you need more than one pudding!

The first Sunday in […]

January 31st, 2019|News|Comments Off on National Yorkshire Pudding Day|

National marmalade event – support for our local school

Marmalade Matters! Children from Stainton C of E Primary School will be travelling to London on 17th January for a rather unusual school trip – they have been invited to sing at the Embassy of Japan, in the presence […]

January 14th, 2019|News|Comments Off on National marmalade event – support for our local school|