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Rise like a dove

Advantages: Gives a good rise, easy to use, good value
Disadvantages: None

I am going through one of my bread making phases at the moment and although some results are a lot better than others I am still proud of my baking and am also really enjoying it. I think there is nothing like the smell of a fresh loaf just having come o ...

lucie2511 24.11.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Doves Farm Quick Yeast

Yummy scrummy cake

Advantages: Delicious, moist, substantial, generous serving of sultanas, not too sweet
Disadvantages: Has shrunk in size over the years, high in fat/calories/sugar, can work out expens

PRICE: Currently £1.50 at my local Sainsbury’s, and currently on special offer for £1 at my local Morrisons NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION (per 70g slice):- Calories: 285 Kj: 1,194 Fat: 14.3g - of which saturates: 5.1g Carbohydrate: 34.9g - of which sugars: 24 ...

CelticSoulSister 15.02.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Mr Kipling Manor House Cake

Lady of the Manor!

Advantages: Great taste and quality, plenty of fruit
Disadvantages: High in fat and sugar

Mr Kipling is a well-known brand producing a wide range of confectionary including cakes, tarts and various pies and slices. The brand has been with us now since 1976 and is in my opinion one of the highest quality. I'm not really a big fan of cakes a ...

theshoefairy 29.03.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Mr Kipling Manor House Cake

Galactic-ally Mediocre Cake Bars.

Advantages: Nice Galaxy chocolate, offers widely available.
Disadvantages: Plain and dull sponge cake, cream filling is sickly sweet and overpowers chocolate.

As the girlfriend is a big fan of Galaxy chocolate, various bars frequent the house regulary, and I've often wondered, why is it called Galaxy still? I cannot see the connection between a giant universal spiral of planets and stars, and a silky smooth and ...

Novabug 13.09.2011 · Read full review
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Review of McVities Galaxy Cake Bars

Galaxy taste in a cake

Advantages: Taste nice, very filling
Disadvantages: The chocolate on the cake bars melt quick

My neighbour invited me round for a cup of tea today and when I got there she'd also put some biscuits and sandwiches out because it was lunchtime. I've seen Galaxy cake bars in the supermarket but they're only available in packs of 5 and I have been dis ...

DorothyDimples 11.07.2014 · Read full review
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Review of McVities Galaxy Cake Bars