Ingredients 10 cups popped corn ¾ cup unsalted butter 1 cup brown sugar 1 cup raisins ¼ tsp baking soda Steps 1. Make all of the popcorn. Spread out half (5 cups) onto a cookie sheet. Add ½ cup raisins. 2. Place the butter in a medium saucepan. Cook over medium-high heat until melted. 3. […]

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This sticky ginger cake can be eaten warm with custard/cream/ice-cream, or at room temperature with a lovely cup of tea or glass or milk. Having said that, we actually ate ours at room temperature with hot custard, so really, eat it how you like! It’s super-easy to make and has definitely made its way on […]

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