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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

Sticky, gooey, caramalised black stuff!

Advantages: Great used in recipes
Disadvantages: Smell and taste if not added to recipes!

One thing that I don't do very often is bake. However it was on top of my list to get baking recently and with a couple of friends that I grew up with coming round I decided to make some gingerbread biscuits to go with some fresh coffee I bought and so of ...

xxfoxyredxx 09.05.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Lyles Black Treacle

A sticky treat

Advantages: Versatile ingredient at a good price
Disadvantages: Very sticky, can be tricky to get out of the tin

Lyle's Black Treacle is a must for your cupboard. It is made from cane sugar and molasses which give it a sweet, sticky consistency and very dark colour Not only is it a versatile cooking ingredient but it is one of the main ingredients of 'Treacle Toffee ...

panandtilt 01.01.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Lyles Black Treacle

Mug of cake anyone?

Advantages: A novelty, gimmicky idea. that tastes Ok good and chocolatey.
Disadvantages: A little dry and too gimmicky for me

Dr. Oetker Mug Cake Introduction I have just spent the weekend at my daughter’s house, while there I went shopping with her at Asda (somewhere I don’t normally shop) buying supplies for my granddaughter’s 5th birthday party. As we were loo ...

sellerleygirl 20.09.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Dr. Oetker Mug Cake

Hmm... Not Sure...

Advantages: Nice gimmicky idea, different enough to be reasonably 'fun', decent tasting cakes, nice texture
Disadvantages: Not as nice or as interesting as the concept seems at first

~x~x~x~ Laziness Personified... ~x~x~x~ My mug cakes came to me via my mum, who had had them in some kind of foodies box a month or so back - she handed them to me with words along the lines of "I've eaten the lemon one, take these back for the ...

chrisandmark_is_here 20.09.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Dr. Oetker Mug Cake