Monthly Archives: June 2018

F1 Bake Off – Round 9 – Austria

Austria, the home of Mozart, the Sound of Music and the Hotel Sacher. This week’s recipe decision was a no-brainer. It had to be an attempt at making a sachertorte – a rich chocolate cake said to be invented in Vienna … Continue reading

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Top 10 Funniest Tweet Awards – French Grand Prix 2018

Well, after nearly a week of conversations and tweets about how boring this race will be, how dare they put a chicane along the straight, there will be no overtaking and this race will be a procession, the first French … Continue reading

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F1 Bake Off – Round 8 – France

Another race week, another chance for me to try out another recipe and hopefully create something edible! Boy, did I have a difficult choice choosing a recipe for France. Home of the French pastries, I could have done anything from Petit … Continue reading

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Top 10 Funniest Tweet Awards – Canadian Grand Prix 2018

So, for a track that promises so much overtaking there seemed to be a distinct lack of it! 70 long laps in the Montreal sunshine, where the only excitement occurred on lap 1 and we could just and watch the … Continue reading

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F1 Bake Off – Round7 – Canada

Oh, there were so many scrummy recipes to choose from this week from Blueberry Grunts to Thunder Bay Persian Rolls. But I decided to go with ‘butter tarts’ as they are, apparently, the only pastry with a genuinely Canadian origin. … Continue reading

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