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Category: Recipes | Posted on: January 22, 2015

Mrs Simkins’ Red Velvet Brownies

Red Velvet Brownie Close-upGorgeous at any time of year with a cup of your favourite Clipper brew, you could bake a batch of these tempting romantically-themed brownies for Valentine’s Day.
The magic ingredient (apart from the combination of cocoa and dark chocolate pieces, obviously) is beetroot: its naturally sweet and earthy taste enhances the chocolate beautifully, yet without any hint at all of actual beetroot.

Elaborate red velvet cakes have become increasingly popular in recent decades as a ‘groom’s cake’ at American weddings to complement the traditional bridal cake. Incidentally, beetroot helps keep your heart healthy: making these brownies even more perfect for Valentine’s Day! The American-style chocolate fudge frosting sets them off a treat.

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Category: Bits and bobs, Things we love | Posted on: January 5, 2015

8 Ways to Make Running Fun (ish!)

justrunimageIt’s a week into January, and it’s possible that your list of New Year’s resolutions is already looking more like wishful thinking than resolute, but fear not! We’ve pulled together eight ways you can make running fun (or at the very least, slightly more fun!), so pour yourself a cup of Clipper Green Tea, and have a squiz.

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Category: Tea Cup Carousel, Things to Do and Win | Posted on: December 19, 2014

Winter Wonderland Winners

Congratulations to all our Winter Wonderland winners! Your prizes are being sent out the addresses you used to register for the Winter Wonderland game with, and will hopefully be with you shortly!

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