Rhubarb, Orange & Mint Trifle

Now I confess right from the off that I stole this recipe from my good friend Sabine who made this delicious dessert for a May Day BBQ last week and although it wasn’t explicitly made for me, lets just say that my love of rhubarb strongly influenced her choice of dessert. I’ve had to make this from memory … Continue reading

Marmalade Sponge Pudding

So I recently wrote about making marmalade with my mum but what I failed to admit was that I’d had my own abortive attempt beforehand. Whilst I managed to tick all the boxes on flavour, the consistency of my marmalade left a lot to be desired so what better way to transform it then in … Continue reading

Spicy Beetroot Chutney

My mother has been the world’s biggest fan of beetroot for as long as I can remember and on one of her recent trips to visit me in Italy I was presented with 4 big ones. She no doubt hoped I’d cook them up so she could indulge from home to home but alas there … Continue reading

Making marmalade with mum

I’ve come to the realisation that renovating and decorating an extremely old property and managing an 8 month old baby are detrimental to blogging! So if you’ve been wondering about the prolonged silence here at An eye for food I hold my hands up and admit that I am not the super women I believed … Continue reading

Apple, Cinnamon and Cranberry Muffins for Afternoon tea with the girlies

I’m back in Blighty and what better way to warm the cockles on a wet and windy day then with a spot of baking. Having enjoyed my first few days of autumnal sunshine the weather has predictably taken a turn for the worse and after yesterday’s drenching I’ve wisely decided to stay in, light the … Continue reading