Banana and Cranberry Bread
Sep02

Banana and Cranberry Bread

Print Banana and Cranberry Bread Prep time:  10 mins Cook time:  45 mins Total time:  55 mins Ingredients 2 cups plain flour 3½ teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon ⅓ cup dried cranberries ⅔ cup brown sugar 2 overripe bananas, mashed 2 eggs, lightly whisked ½ cup milk 50g butter, melted, plus some for greasing the tin Instructions Preheat oven to 180°C. Lightly oil a 11 x 21cm...

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French Toast
Jan05

French Toast

A quick and easy breakfast made from eggs and bread. Great served with bacon and maple syrup. Or even better caramelised banana and bacon!

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Beer Bread Recipes
Dec10

Beer Bread Recipes

When I was a child my father used to make what he called Bikies Bread. It is simple bread made from using beer as the rising ingredient, much like soda bread. While living in remote Tasmania for a while, I found I often run out of fresh bread but rarely beer. So I started making beer bread. We eat it with dinner, toast it for breakfast, make sandwiches for lunch and best of all love it straight out of the oven. The basic recipe is...

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Fruit Tarts
Dec09

Fruit Tarts

Print Fruit Tarts These are great for your hungry little monsters when they come home from school with "mum I'm hungry, whats to eat" Ingredients 6 slices raisin bread 2 x 125g ctns Vanilla Creme Fruche Seasonal fruits (I use Kiwi fruit, Banana, Strawberries and Blueberries) Instructions Preheat oven to 180 C. Remove crusts from raisin bread and use a rolling pin to roll the the bread firmly to flatten. Lightly grease a muffin pan...

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