Lemon & Tarragon Mayonnaise

In September we went on a long weekend to Bourgogne.  The trip was my Birthday present from my husband (yes I am totally spoiled!).  While we were there we visited the Edmond Fallot Mustard factory.  I am a big fan of mustard, and yet, I did not quite know how it was made! The factory visit … More Lemon & Tarragon Mayonnaise

Chocolate Mousse

We had friends round for dinner on a Monday but I didn’t have any time to make a complicated dessert with work that day, so I reached for my trusted Chocolate Mousse recipe.   This is super easy and creamy.  The recipe is slightly different to most chocolate mousse recipes because it uses egg yolks instead of egg … More Chocolate Mousse

Christmas Cake

I have just made my Fruit Cakes for this Christmas and updated my recipe which you can get here. This year, I added a tin of water to the bottom of the oven when cooking the cake, and it has really made a difference.  Does this cake not look like a thing of beauty?!! If you haven’t … More Christmas Cake