Archive for the ‘Recipes’ Category

Chewy double chocolate and peanut butter chip cookies

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008

These are a standard houseparty offering that always seem to go down well. It is an adaptation from from the back of a packet of Reese’s peanut butter chips, but don’t let that put you off — despite being a Hershey’s product it is really rather good. Unfortunately the peanut butter chips need to be hand imported (as pretentious people would say) from the US (unless anyone knows where I can buy them here in the UK? Here’s hoping…). White chocolate chips substitute just fine though.



Thursday, January 3rd, 2008

Ali asked for this a while ago, so here it is — my Grandpa Mel Gibson’s Neverfail Pancakes recipe:

  • 1 egg beaten
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1 tsp sugar [optional]
  • ¼ tsp salt
  • 1 ¼ cup milk
  • 1 Tbsp oil



Thursday, August 9th, 2007

Once recipe I am regularly asked to share is for granola, a tasty American breakfast cereal. I’ve eaten some of this most days I’ve lived and I’m not bored of it yet :-) You can get the ingredients in any healthfood store for a good price or else pay a ridiculous price by shopping at Te$co or the like.