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Category: Recipes | Posted on: September 25, 2014

Mrs Simkins’ Apple Cake Surprise with Slightly Salted Caramel Icing

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This moist apple cake is simple to put together and tastes fabulous: the caramel flavoured buttercream is just blissful: salted butter gives exactly the right hint of salt without it being overpowering.

Popping candy looks pretty scattered over the top and gives a crunchy element of contrast plus an unexpected surprise. Add it right at the last moment to make sure it retains its pop.

Serve with a pot of your favourite Clipper brew: Fairtrade Everyday Tea complements the flavours particularly well, or you could go for an Apple & Ginger infusion! Read More

Category: Tea Love | Posted on: September 1, 2014

Organic September, Organic Clipper!

Clipper Org_Everyday_non-retouchedAs it’s Organic September, we got together with Tea Guy Dan to talk sustainability, dragonflies, and compost… Read More

Category: Recipes | Posted on: August 27, 2014

Tea Time Recipes with Mrs Simkins Autumn Fruits Mini Pavlovas

Mini Autumn Fruits PavlovaThese make a seasonable change from the classic summer berry Pavlova. The tartness of the Bramleys, enhanced further with lemon juice, works really well with the fragrant blackberries, sweet meringue and cool, smooth cream.

Fabulous as a civilised afternoon treat with a lovely cup of your favourite Clipper brew.

The recipe is sufficient for 6 mini Pavlovas but make one big one if you prefer

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