A Taste of Albion…

Review

12191413_705782622889879_7625631908276011344_nWhile most people spent Halloween up to their elbows in pumpkin guts (if you were lucky¬† enough to get one due to the apparent ‘shortage’*) I decided to support my fellow local baker in Prescot; the excellent and amazing Nina Halliwell, who has continued to grow from strength to strength and is now the proud owner of The Albion Bakehouse cafe and tea rooms.

Stepping around the festive season gingerly…

Baking

I know it is only October but, as many a baker will tell you, the recipes will be scattered about the kitchen, being ‘re-organised’ in the hope that next year it won’t be such a hassle to find that one recipe you used four years ago and would love to do again. There should be a slight aroma of spice and dried fruit, candied peel and scribbles of ideas and adaptations. And why, you may ask, is this happening in October? One word…

CHRISTMAS