Vegan Simnel Cake

Vegan Simnel Cake

The origin of Simnel cake dates back to medieval times. The word Simnel is thought to be derived from the Latin ‘smila’ meaning fine, wheaten flour from which the cakes were made. Each area seems to have its own shape, size and ingredients for the cake. They are...
Seasonal Food

Seasonal Food

If you walk into any supermarket you can buy almost every fruit or vegetable now at any time of the year. These are often grown in greenhouses, by hydroponics or under lights and then flown many miles before they reach the supermarket. A lot of people do not...