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Rhubarb crumble with coconut and almonds

I consider rhubarb the wronged child in the fruit family. Announcing my crumble making plans to my housemate, he frowned, ‘Rhubarb, really?’ then started fantasising out loud about alternative crumble contenders. ‘Raspberries… blueberries? Apples! Come on,’ he tried, a panicked … Continue reading

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Autumnal blackberry-pear cake

Autumn is when Edinburgh is at its best. As the festival crowd disappears the city breathes a sigh of relief. And the trees sigh with us, letting go of their leaves which come to rest, tanned and crisp, underfoot. The … Continue reading

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Good morning

Natural yoghurt, rhubarb compote, chopped almonds. A perfect start to the day. For many, weekday breakfast is a rushed affair (if it is indeed taken at all). ¬†Wolfed down hurriedly, mechanically almost. It doesn’t have to be like that, though, … Continue reading

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