Tag: afternoon tea

Scottish shortbread or Petticoat tails

Scottish shortbread, or petticoat tails as it is also known, is a delicious buttery treat that is very easy to make. It can be bought in tartan tins at Christmas time, but why not make it yourself? It is a lovely gift to give a friend or to have on […]

 

Miella (Honey and almond squares)

The recipe this time is for another almond treat following the recently posted French almond cake. Miella are dainty little honey and almond squares or biscuits that are perfect to serve with coffee or for afternoon tea. They are a little bit crunchy and very yummy and it’s hard to […]

 

Easy orange cake

Orange cake always reminds me of being in the country and of my mother. She always had a freshly made orange cake waiting in the cake tins to welcome me home. This easy recipe is made with a whole orange that is chopped to a puree in the food processor. […]