Bread

Coffee and food

Two ingredient ice cream bread

A debate was raging on Facebook. Some friends in New Zealand had posted a link to an Ice Cream Bread recipe and everyone was wondering if it was a hoax or if it was possible. I thought the ice cream bread might actually work, it is essentially a soda bread with ice cream instead of buttermilk and […]

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Coffee and food

I HAVE FINALLY FOUND A BREAD RECIPE

If you have been reading runawaykiwi for a while, you will know of my ongoing battle to try and find a bread recipe. I didn’t think I was asking for much, bread is a staple and surely couldn’t be that hard to make. However if you have ever tried to search for a simple bread […]

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Coffee and food

Rain and the Real Bread Festival

Bread is one of my favourite things. Ever. I considered ending this post after the above statement, but then you lovely readers might miss out on the Real Bread Festival. On for this weekend only, the festival is a not to be missed celebration of all things bready and authentic. It is a celebration of real bread – […]

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Coffee and food

Delicious Gen Y Cheating

Home baking has been the latest hit craze for a while. I’m no exception – most of my friends have been force fed my sweet treats at some point or another. My russian fudge making ability even features on my CV (and got me my first job out of university). But there is a big […]

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The secret is out

Its not often that I rinse and repeat with a recipe, but this one is amazing. I adapted it from a BBC Irish Soda Bread recipe by James Martin. I love it because it is unbelievably quick (no leaving it to rise) and very flexible. My version is as follows. 180g seeded flour 180g plain flour ½ tsp […]

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