Melanie's Food Adventures

03/06/2015
by Melanie McEwan
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Hedgehogs and Tigers and Piggies….. Oh My!!!!

Can you possibly think of a cuter way to eat bread rolls? These adorable bread animals are simple to make and a perfect accompaniment to soup at lunchtime or for a little one’s sandwich. I have to say I had … Continue reading

03/06/2015
by Melanie McEwan
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Chocolate Orange Crème Brûlée and St Clements No Churn Ice Cream

I LOVE ice cream, and I’m always on the look out for recipes that don’t require an ice cream maker, so when Sugar and Crumbs contacted me to ask if I’d like to write a post including some of their fabulous Cocoa … Continue reading

03/06/2015
by Melanie McEwan
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Thank Crunchie it’s a Tray bake!

We visited Mr Food Adventurer’s sister and her family this weekend and I’d offered to take some baking with me. I then remembered that I had to avoid nuts and eggs in my offering due to allergies in the family….. … Continue reading

03/06/2015
by Melanie McEwan
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Moose Filled Maple Pecan Bars

Well, I guess that I’d better start out by stating, categorically, that no Moose were harmed during the making of these bars!! I will start off properly now by explaining that I was very kindly sent a tub of Moose … Continue reading

03/06/2015
by Melanie McEwan
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Zesty Seville Orange Curd

  As it nears the end of its very short season (December to February) I wanted to make something other than the obvious marmalade with Seville Oranges. Granted, I have made some Seville Orange Vodka (my poor local butcher’s face … Continue reading

03/06/2015
by Melanie McEwan
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Raspberry, Lime and Rose Layer Cake

Yep, that’s right…. read the title of that cake again…… sounds awesome, doesn’t it? I’m very excited to be able to introduce my first guest blog, please welcome Bad Girl Bakery to the Food Adventurer family! I first met Jeni and … Continue reading

03/06/2015
by Melanie McEwan
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Scotch Broth Soup-de-Loup

Well, the lurgy has well & truly taken over the Food Adventurer home this week. It started with Wee Food Adventurer last weekend, and now Mr Food Adventurer and I have also fallen under its snotty spell! I’m always drawn to … Continue reading

03/06/2015
by Melanie McEwan
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Lunch at The Dormouse & Teacup

It’s not everyday that you find out that you’ve won a competition for free cake, but that’s just what happened to me last week! I’d entered The Dormouse & Teacup ‘s competition where they had asked what your favourite cake was, and … Continue reading

03/06/2015
by Melanie McEwan
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Super Easy Nutella Fudge

You won’t quite believe just how delicious this tastes when you discover just how simple it is to make! Anyone who has been following me on here or Facebook will know my love of Nutella, so when I realised that making fudge with a … Continue reading

03/06/2015
by Melanie McEwan
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Meat Free Monday Pie

Hello 2015!! It’s hard to believe that January is upon us again so soon. Like most of you, I’m starting the New Year on a healthier note, but still looking for comfort food that I can look forward to at … Continue reading

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