Recipes

Cookies (Chocolate chip or Sultana)

Makes approx 36 cookies

Who doesn’t love a good cookie? Our Cookie kits are available with either chocolate chips or sultanas. The recipe below can be used with one of our kits or by sourcing your own ingredients for super easy baking.

You will need;

  • Our Chocolate chip cookie kit
    • Kit contains; 220g Soft brown sugar
    • 200g white granulated sugar
    • 360g Self-raising flour
    • 200g Chocolate chips
  • OR Our Sultana Cookie Kit
    • Kit contains; 220g Soft brown sugar
    • 200g white granulated sugar
    • 360g Self-raising flour
    • 200g Sultanas
  • 227g softened butter
  • 2tsp vanilla extract
  • 2 large eggs

Equipment

  • A lined baking tray
  • Cooling rack
  • a mixing bowl
  • small bowl or jug
  • spoon or spatula

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 190 degrees C (gas mark 5) Line a baking tray with parchment paper and set aside.
  2. Mix butter, eggs and vanilla together in a bowl or jug.
  3. Empty the bag of dry ingredients into a bowl
  4. Mix in the wet ingredients into the dry until combined.
  5. Roll 2-3 TBS (depending on how large you like your cookies) of dough at a time into balls and place them evenly spaced on your prepared cookie sheets. (alternately, use a small cookie scoop to make your cookies).
  6. Bake in preheated oven for approximately 8-10 minutes. Take them out when they are just BARELY starting to turn brown.
  7. Let them sit on the baking pan for 2 minutes before removing to cooling rack.
  8. Enjoy!

Simple Sultana Scones

Makes approx 10-12 Scones

Spring and summer are the perfect time to enjoy freshly baked scones. Whether you prefer just buttered, or with jam and cream these scones are super simple to make and are super tasty too.

You will need;

  • Our Sultana Scone Kit
    • Kit contains; 200g Self Raising Flour
    • 25g white granulated sugar
    • 60g Sultanas
    • 3g Salt
  • 50g softened butter
  • 120ml Milk

Equipment

  • A greased baking tray
  • Cooling rack
  • a mixing bowl
  • Rolling Pin
  • Scone/Cookie Cutter

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 220 degrees C (gas mark 6) Lightly grease baking tray and set aside.
  2. Add the larger bag with the flour & salt to the mixing bowl, keep back approx 1 tablespoon for flouring your worksurface later, using your thumbs and forefingers rub the butter into the flour until it looks a little like breadcrumbs.
  3. Add the smaller bag, containing sugar and sultanas, and gently mix into the bowl.
  4. Add about half of the milk to the bowl and stir.
  5. Gradually mix in a little more of the milk, until you have a soft dough, don’t add too much too quickly or your dough will be wet and sticky!
  6. Turn out the dough onto a floured board and gently knead until smooth.
  7. Roll out your dough to approx 1cm thickness, use a scone/cookie cutter to cut out your scones, and place them on the greased tray.
  8. Brush the tops of the scones with a little milk.
  9. Bake in the top of the oven for 7-10 minutes, until the scones have risen and are golden.
  10. Enjoy!

A little tip, rubbing your butter into your flour, helps to prevent too much gluten build up, and will help your scones be a little crumbly and not too chewy!

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