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Christmas crumble apple flapjack

  Well winter has definitely arrived and the Christmas adverts are on our tv so I can’t help myself but think of winter spices and delicious treats. Something has to get me through the next few months when it gets dark by 4pm and all I want to do it put on my pyjamas and hibernate. When I think of Christmas I automatically think of cinnamon, oranges, ginger and dried fruits. So as well as making these flapjacks I am going to bake some apples. These will be stuffed with sultanas, dates, honey and cinnamon and placed in the oven for an hour. To serve I will crumble these flapjacks on top with a large dollop of ice cream. Ingredients: 60 g coconut oil 50 g honey 1 orange 1 apple grated 1 tsp cinnamon 150 g oats half inch grated fresh ginger Glaze: 20g coconut oil half of the orange juice 1 tbsp honey Add the coconut oil, honey, half the juice of the orange, zest and ginger and heat in a pan till …

Greek Yoghurt, Vanilla & Honey Ice Cream

I have always wanted an ice cream maker, ice cream is one of my favourite summer treats. Many a summer has gone by where I have attempted to make ice cream and always forgotten to mix it every few hours in the freezer so I end up tackling a solid lump. So this year I treated myself to a machine that can make me creamy home made ice cream and I have been having rather a lot of fun trying new combinations of flavours.  This one is a mixture of a basic vanilla ice cream that I have zinged with some greek yogurt to add some tartness and added chopped up peaches for extra sweetness.   Ingredients: 2 large egg yolks 1/3 cup runny honey 1 cup full fat milk 150g pot full fat Greek yoghurt 1/4 tsp vanilla bean paste 1 large ripe peach chopped up First things first, make sure you have put your ice cream bowl from your ice cream mixer in the freezer for at least 8 hours. If you have forgotten, you can make …