Pasteis de Nata – Portuguese Custard Tarts

Did you watch the Bake Off this week? If you did, you'll have seen the technical challenge this week was Pasteis de Nata, a Portuguese variety of custard tarts. This was a welcome jog to the memory for me and Mr. Saver - when our washing machine was out of action for weeks, the launderette …

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Fridge Bread

I've had a go at making fridge bread this weekend. I weighed out: 500g strong white bread flour 7g yeast (you need a really sensitive scale to weigh this one out!) 10g salt 1tbsp honey Mix these ingredients together and make a well in the middle - begin to add lukewarm water until it looks …

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