Finals

Scones!

The third and final challenge in the basics triple-challenge is scones.  I grabbed the recipe from BBC Food.  There are lots of ways you can customize this simple recipe by adding dried fruit or spices or adding jams and clotted cream.  Really is simple! Mix flour, a pinch of salt and butter and crumble together.… Continue reading Scones!

Finals

FINALS WEEK!

We have reached the 10th week* of the show–the finals!  Down to Nancy, Luis and Richard to determine Britain’s Best Baker in a series of challenges.  First up is a pastry challenge, two types of Viennoiserie.  Think chocolate croissants.  Think puff pastry and fruit.  Think…breakfast at a bakery that your doctor would not approve of.… Continue reading FINALS WEEK!