Scottish Nationalists Are Boycotting These Tea Cakes
Scottish biscuit manufacturer Tunnock’s felt the wrath of nationalists this week as it emerged that their new advertising campaign refers to the Lanarkshire-produced tea cakes as a “Great British tea cake.”
These Mince Pies Might Get You Drunk
The Mince Dodger might sound modern (it’s a take on the Jammie Dodger biscuit, of course) but it actually comes from an 1800s recipe. It also involves a lot of brandy.
Your Christmas Cookies Will Taste Better with Coriander
“There’s a sourness to coriander that works really well in sweet stuff,” says American-born baker and owner of London’s Violet Bakery Claire Ptak, as she shows me how to prepare her festive ginger molasses cookies.