Farmersgirl Kitchen

How to make Wholemeal Irish Soda Bread

Have you ever made Wholemeal Irish Soda Bread?  It’s a really quick and easy type of bread to make, although it doesn’t keep very well, so is best eaten up

Rye and Caraway Bread

My love of caraway seeds started early, my Mum used to make seed cake or sometimes just seed buns filled with these liquorice/aniseed flavoured seeds and I couldn’t get enough

Peanut Butter and Chocolate Scones

I spent Sunday afternoon in the kitchen.  That’s not unusual, but I hadn’t been able to use my oven for a couple of weeks due to the installation of a

Garlic Bread and Tomato Bake

You know how it is on a Saturday when you haven’t really planned what to eat for lunch?  Then suddenly you find that everyone is at home and looking expectantly

Bola de Caco – Traditional Bread from Madeira

I’ve recently return from a holiday (vacation) on the beautiful island of Madeira.  After the first day of rain and mist, the sun shone and we really enjoyed the island

Sticky Easter Buns

Sticky Easter Buns I’ve never been very satisfied with the Hot Cross Buns I’ve made at home, so this year I decided to try something a bit different.  I like

Banana and Raisin Loaf for Tea Time Treats

  In 2008 when this loaf was first posted, I wasn’t aware of many cooking and baking challenges, in fact I doubt if there were many.  However since then they

Sourdough Bread in the Breadmaker

Sourdough Bread in the Breadmaker Sourdough bread is a bit of an art, you need to take time and care over your sourdough starter and I have to say that