More Jubilee Baking – Union Jack Tray Bake and British Cupcakes

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This is just a quick post as there is still lots to do before all the celebrations commence for the Jubilee weekend! This morning we made this really easy Union Jack Tray Bake. The recipe is from a book called British Baking by Baking Mad and can be found here at I actually made these little cupcake last… 

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Diamond Jubilee Cupcake Ideas


More Diamond Jubilee inspiration! Although this time in the form of cupcakes, rather than posh trifles. I seem to have been very busy baking cupcakes lately, so far I have baked close to sixty British-themed cupcakes and it isn’t even the Jubilee weekend yet! I’ve had lots of fun experimenting with different toppings, decorations and accessories and there are more… 

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A Posh Jubilee Trifle (or two) for the Forman and Field Bake Off!


The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee weekend is getting closer and I’ve been getting creative in the kitchen with a lovely box of ingredients, sent to me by online British gourmet food specialists, Forman and Field . The chaps over at Forman and Field love a good party, so they challenged a fine group of bloggers to create “a fabulous, magical, celebratory… 

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Waitrose ‘Best of British’ Jubilee Street Party Hamper


Quick update! Thanks to your votes and RT’s the English Strawberries won against @BigSpud’s Asparagus and made it into the hamper! Even better, I had also chosen a Welsh Sparkling wine called Glyndwr, which went into battle against Katie’s  Pommery Pop Union Jack Champage and the Welsh bubbles won, too! So, both will feature in… 

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