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Death Valley and Date & Walnut Loaf

Date and walnut loaf is a traditional British favourite with a great flavour –  it’s nutty and sweet, but definitely not too sugary – as well as a texture that’s light and moist, with the walnuts adding an interesting crunch. … Continue reading

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To Me They Will Always Be Flapjacks: Fruit and nut snack bars

In Britain the flapjack is a sweet and soft (although some would argue that they’re supposed to be crunchy), baked bar made from oats, butter, sugar and honey. In America, the nearest equivalent would be referred to as a ‘granola … Continue reading

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It’s a Date: A surprising fruit smoothie

I was astonished – and secretly rather delighted – that the rain that started in Los Angeles at the end of last week continued not just over the weekend, but into this week as well. It’s clear that the city … Continue reading

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