Bake Off 2015 – Week Two: Biscuits

Up next on Bake Off was Biscuit Week, namely biscotti, arlettes and a very over the top biscuit box. I’ve gone with biscotti this week as I’ve been meaning to try them out for some time now. For my biscotti, I went with a pistachio and lemon pairing, so keep reading on for the recipe.  Continue reading “Bake Off 2015 – Week Two: Biscuits”

Pistachio Cupcakes

I picked up a bottle of Pistachio flavouring at the Cake International show last year in Birmingham but completely forgot about it until I found it when packing for the move to London. It’s a recipe based on a standard cupcake recipe, just substituting in the pistachio flavouring for vanilla. I wasn’t quite sure how much to use as I didn’t know how strong the flavouring would be.. turns out not enough! Continue reading “Pistachio Cupcakes”